In general, official platform solutions are often the best way to get that service in a functional way. In the case of malicious program security on Android per table, Google Play Protect is the best way out, but a test from the independent AV-TEST security institute has shown that the product of the search giant is absolutely not protects the user.
Okay, it is rather suspicious that apps in the Play Store are still coming up for scams for users, but this seems to be more of a management problem for platform moderators than anything else. But now Google's antivirus program has achieved the incredible performance to rank last in a rankings comparing security products on Android with a total of … zeros.
Yes, zero. And no other competitor closed the score with such a low balance. For comparison: the maximum score is 6 and the most defective product – after Play Protect – still scored 2.
To measure the efficiency of the products, AV-TEST observed how the software detected malware in real time. The official solution of the search giant achieved an average success rate of 49.7 percent, with a peak of only 70.1 percent. Competitors, on the whole, stood for 97% and showed the big difference in algorithms.
This means that it is ultimately important to have a third-party antivirus on your Android smartphone.
Some of the programs that have reached note 6 are old acquaintances of those who use Windows: Avast, AVG, Avira, BitDefender, Kapersky, McAfee and Norton Security are some of the companies that master their open source system software. to have.
It is worth remembering, in order to better protect the users. Recently, the Play Store has been banning applications for deleting criptomoedas.
And you, what do you think of the results presented? Do you only use Play Protect protection or have you installed an extra antivirus program? Tell us in the comments!