Symantec Corp. launches of Norton Smartphone Security, the first consumer mobile security offering to provide a solution for both the Windows Mobile and Symbian OS in one product.
This new product features best-in-class Norton AntiVirus technology as well as a firewall and antispam for SMS (Short Message Service). Symantec designed Norton Smartphone Security to provide mobile users the same level of security that has become standard for laptops and other computing devices.
Norton Smartphone Security provides comprehensive security, including:
- Antivirus – Protects users from viruses by detecting mobile threats and preventing users from accessing infected files;
- Antispam for SMS – Automatically deletes spam messages, or filters them to a separate spam folder;
- Firewall – Controls both inbound and outbound network traffic on the mobile device;
- Platform Compatibility – Supports devices running either Windows Mobile 5 or 6 as well as Symbian 9 smartphones from one product.