(London, 28th October 2013).Â Â Avira  , a global anti-virus software company with over 100 million users, announced the launch of their first free mobile security app for Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod products.Â Available to download from the Apps Store, the software scans for malicious processes and is also the only free app to include 5GB of cloud storage for users to back-up.
Already launched in Europe, the app is in the Top 50 Apps in Germany (No.12), Switzerland and Austria.
Features include scans to detect malicious or rogue processes running, verification of updates, checks to see if anyone has tried to jailbreak the device, anti-theft and location tracking, alongside cloud storage to allow users to free up space on their hard drive.Â
Travis Wittleveen, CEO of Avira says "When we asked our customers and engineers to tell us what âsecurity' means to them on a mobile device, we found that it's not only about protecting the device and the data, it's about being able to protect all your devices with an essential set of security applications.Â You feel secure because you don't need to think about security.Â That complete protection and peace of mind is what Avira Mobile Security delivers all over the world."
More than 100 million consumers and small businesses depend upon Avira's security 25-year expertise to protect them with their award-winning antivirus software, making the company the number-two market share leader globally. Avira, ranked No.1 in technology innovation according to ABI Research and recommended by Consumer Reports for its free antivirus software has received a nearly unbroken string of Virus Bulletin VB100 awards for the past decade.
Avira provides IT-security protection to computers, smartphones, servers and networks, delivered as both software and cloud-based services.Â Visit www.avira.com  .Â 100,000,000 users can't be wrong.