Spent a lot on your smart phone and now wondering how to keep it safe and secure?
Well, SAFE (Security Assessment Framework for Everyone) is a free mobile application which does the right thing for you, in the right way and right time!
It monitors the security posture of your Android device. It does real-time assessments to generate the SAFE Score, a number (between 0 to 5), which helps to visualize, track, and enhance the cyber security posture of your device.
SAFE works on global standards and measures strictly followed by Mitre Corporation,US,CIS (Center for Internet Security) and sharing data from many multinational firms like NIST, NVD and much more.
How to Install-
Download SAFE for your android phone from Google Play store and keep your phone safe from any kind of malicious content and virus or inappropriate data harmful for your device.
You can download the app from any other search engine browser as well.
SAFE is not at all spacious app that may result in heat and hang issue for your smartphone-8.8MB is the total download and install space that it requires to build in your phone and there are already 50,000+ users who have been successfully securing their phones from the malicious content and viruses.
How to USE-
After installing the SAFE app enables all the permissions that the app requires as it will be then easy to analyze the complete phone and respond accordingly.
Always remember, the higher is the score, the better is the security status of a device. The score ranges from (0.01 to 5.00).
Tap the analysis button or auto mates it to a particular set time to individually start scanning the phone.
The overall SAFE score is derived from four main aspects on which the device is monitored- Device Settings, Active Connections, Installed Applications, and the Operating System. All four are deeply analyzed and only then the SAFE app lets you know the real time security of your phone.
Configuration Score– measured through device configuration setting like device encryption, screens lock type, sleep duration, etc.
Connection Score– measured through Bluetooth, NFC, Wi-Fi connections and other network or networking connections.
Application Score- based on the applications installed in your smart phone-malicious or safe analysis.
Operating System– measured by analyzing the maturity of the underlying operating system.
The application allows the users to check their security parameters by adjusting the insecure aspects based on the results shown by the application. This enhances the long life and splendid performance of your device and maintains it thoroughly. It also helps users to understand permission distribution across installed applications and accordingly delete the unnecessary applications that are taking too much permission and may be malicious for the Android device.
This application is no less than a virtual first aid kit for your android smart phone. This is worth a download and a must have application for your precious phones.
So don’t wait. Go and download now!
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