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Cat JaxCat Jax 

Spyware-same as virus or malware

I intend to download the AVG Antivirus Pro app on my Samsung Galaxy Note 4. I have read thru the comments, & it looks like I'll also be downloading the AVG Cleaner as well. Before I do, I want to make sure I will be getting everything I need. I have reason to make sure my cell is protected from someone surreptitiously downloading Spyware on my cell. Are viruses & malware the same as Spyware? Further, I already have AVG Internet Protection, AVG Antivirus & AVG Ultimate downloaded on my PC. Since my cell syncs with my email accounts (Google, Yahoo & Outlook), will that cause a problem if I download the Android version of this app? Thank you in advance for your help. Cat Jackson
Alok KumarAlok Kumar (Avast)
Hello Cat,
If you will install AVG Antivirus PRO on your android phone then your computer will be protected from all types of malware, AVG will block spyware application. Viruses and spyware are almost same, Spyware is a type of malware that is installed on a computer without your knowledge in order to collect the private information. A computer/phone virus is a program, script, or macro designed to cause damage, steal personal information, modify data, send e-mail, display messages etc. For more information, I request you to contact our mobile team, they will let you know about Android application program and they will also help you to install it.
Alok KumarAlok Kumar (Avast)
Please click on the following link ( http://avgclick.me/AVGtechnical ) and fill out your details, select as Android then the name of AVG Program that you are going to install in your mobile and in description please completely explain about your issue and finally click on Email option. The AVG mobile team will reply back to you via email with a resolution.
Best regards,
Alok.
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