Verizon Offering Trend Micro Security App to Androids
Verizon Wireless today announced the availability of Trend Micro's Mobile Security Personal Edition application in the Android Market. The application is for the security-conscious consumer who is looking to protect their Android smartphone from certain types of malware. The premium version of the application provides an app scanner, lost device protection, and enhanced security to block threats as well as inappropriate content while surfing the Web, calling or texting. The service costs $2.50 per month, or $30 per year. A free version of the app offers anti-malware app scanning only. It works with a handful of Verizon's Android smartphones.