Using Anti-Theft you can remotely block access to a lost/stolen mobile device and the data stored on it by sending a special SMS command from any other phone or via the service anti-theft.kaspersky.com.
Once an SMS command is sent, a smartphone can be unblocked with a special secret code.
You can block your mobile device by using the following functions of the Anti-Theft component:
In order to allow remote blocking of a smartphone, perform the following actions:
Now the option to block a smartphone remotely is enabled.
You can also specify the message to be displayed when the mobile device is locked. To do this, perform the following actions:
Kaspersky Lab experts recommend to send an SMS command from the Kaspersky Mobile Security interface as the safest option.
General info about Anti-Theft in Kaspersky Mobile Security 9
Release of antivirus database updates (required to protect your computer/server/mobile device)
Providing technical support over phone / web
Release of patches for the application (addressing detected bugs)
With the growth of malware that is specifically targeting smartphones, Kaspersky Mobile Security provides world-class protection whenever you use your Android smartphone to bank, shop, surf the web or chat with friends.
The application has been tested on the following mobile devices:
Devices not supported:
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