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Windows Mobile 6 Ant-Virus


Woolwell

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Have recently got a smartphone (HTC Touch Dual) running Windows Mobile 6.

Since I download e-mails and attachments I wonder if I ought to have an anti-virus program and if so which one is recommended.

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ßeta

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Been running various incarnations of Windows Mobile for years. Never had a virus and it seems that virus scanners for PDA's take up a lot of processing power.

However there could be a first time.

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Woolwell

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ßeta
It's the first time that I am worried about.

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Acx

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I did look at anti-virus when I first got a Smartphone but decided against it as I don't download much and read e-mails on the server, plus I could see it slowing everything down and out-waying the benefits.

F-Secure Mobile Anti-Virus Home Page
click here

Downloads click here

Interestingly AVG are producing a Mobile Version, in beta stage for Symbian OS, but they may come out with a Windows version in the future.

You can have a read here click here

Only other thing I looked at was click here but I must admit I have not tried it and not do I know if its compatible with your Mobile.

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Acx

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Sorry that last line was meant to read:-

and I do not know if it is compatible with your Mobile.

Why cant we have an edit button on this forum.

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Woolwell

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Acx
Thank you.
I think that your last link is out of date as BitDefender have this version click here

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