If Apple products are reputed not to be easily attackable by malicious software, once jailbroken, they may still encounter unanticipated risks. Gentside gives you 5 security solutions to protect your iPhone. Gentside has selected for you the 5 solutions that will allow you to secure your iPhone jailbroken:
1) Look Out Mobile Security Antivirus (Free)
Look out Mobile Security Antivirus is a complete security solution for the Apple smartphone. As with its Android version, it not only protects your smartphone from viral attacks from the web, but it has an array of very useful options: – In case of loss of the smartphone, Look Out will allow you to geolocate it. You can also make it sound, even if the latter is in silent mode. – Stolen, if someone forces your phone to call another number, the latter will allow its real user to listen to what is happening around the thief. Rather smart. – Finally Look Out Mobile Security Antivirus gives the possibility to perform a complete backup of the information contained inside the mobile (Contacts, Messages, Photos …). An all-in-one product complete and practical in short.
Plus: an antivirus and a security solution in the same product
Cons: some energy-consuming features (such as GPS tracking)
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2) MacAfee Global Threat Intelligence Mobile (Free)
The mobile version of MacAfee’s antivirus solution is divided into 4 parts: – a news feed telling you what is happening in the world of mobile security and the new threats that appear ( Threat Feed ) – a MacAfee ” made in” podcast on security alerts ( 2 Minutes Warning ) – a direct link to the publisher’s blog to keep abreast of the latest information about the domain ( Insights ) – a “Domain Name Investigator”, who, according to your requests, will tell you whether an IP address or a web domain is suspect or not ( Domain Query ).
Plus: a set of smart and free tools to protect your smartphone from the dangers of the web
The least: does not have an antivirus strictly speaking, but rather a tool (Domain Query) a priori
3) Norton Mobile Security (free)
Like MacAfee, another great name of computer security is now making its classes on the mobile. With Norton Mobile Security, users can secure their web-based address book and then reinstall it on the smartphone if it has been infected with a virus or malware. In addition, the app offers a tool to find its iPhone if it is lost or stolen, by geolocation, but also to block it remotely via a web interface.
Plus: secure on one side and pro-active solution in case of loss or theft
The less: data backup requires a Norton account , the smartphone tracking option can use the battery
4) Intego VirusBarrier iOS Antivirus (Paying – about 0.81 euro)
One of the big names of the antivirus for Mac embarks for the iPhone. With VirusBarrier, the publisher offers a true antivirus and anti malware solution for the Apple smartphone. It scans all mails on the device, and also scans the attachments and zip files contained in your messages. But more than just spotting and updating its database regularly, VirusBarrier can also repair infected files.
Plus: Regular database update, file repair
The least: it scans only the emails and not the other multimedia files of the iPhone
5) Anti-virus Detective (Paying – about 0.81 euro)
Powered by radius180, Anti-Virus Detective is a complete solution against malware that can infect the iPhone. It offers a link to the freshest information about the security of the mobile web and organizes its interface in a simple way, through a series of questions and answers and actions to take, by application or by site visited. It also puts the user in touch with the latest lists of dangers published by Symantec, MacAfee, Trend and Kaspersky.
Plus: Simple and accessible interface
The Less: proposes an a priori and non-curative solution