FAQ - Antivirus Service for mobile and tablet

The Antivirus Service for Android devices has been awarded as a high-performance antivirus solution for Android. It proactively protects your phone or tablet from malware in apps and from the internet. This technology, developed in-house by Ikarus Security, is ideal for securing your mobile devices.
Find and remove all kinds of malware without noticeable impact on your battery life or memory usage. With a paid version you have more functions such as privacy control and SMS Blacklisting.

Operating systems

  • Android version 4.1 or higher


  • Android smartphone or tablet

As long as the device is connected to the Internet, the Antivirus Service will continue to work.

AV-Test -Android Certification:

  • 99.2% real-time detection of the latest Android malware,
    99.6% detection of current Android malware from the last 4 weeks
  • an influence on the battery life
  • does not slow down the use of the device in normal use
    Generates little network load

PCSL – Android Certification

  • Detection rate of 99.9% and no false messages
  • Won 5 star award in the PCSL Android Malware Detection Test

OPSWAT Gold Certified – Anti-Malware
  • Apps are tested against lists of known malicious apps
  • Application installers and binaries are scanned by various anti-malware engines from the Metadefender Cloud and should not be flagged more than four times
  • Apps should be completely uninstallable without leaving any running functions in the system