Monday, April 25, 2016

Android Antivirus Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Android Antivirus collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User"). This privacy policy applies to the Android application "Android Antivirus".

Android Antivirus Permissions:

Android Antivirus requests the minimal set of permissions required to operate. 

Device & app history

GET_TASKS. Retrieve running apps - We use this permission to scan your phone for running apps to detect malware and viruses.
RESTART_PACKAGES, KILL_BACKGROUND_PROCESSES. Kill processes - This permission is required for task killer to work.
ACCESS_FINE_LOCATION, CALL_PHONE. Access phone's location - This permission allows you to use "Find my phone" feature.

Photos / Media / Files

WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE, READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE. Modify or delete the contents of your USB storage - We use this to scan your USB for viruses and malware.
Test access to protected storage - Required to scan your USB for viruses and malware.

Wi-Fi Connection Information

INTERNET, ACCESS_WIFI_STATE, ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE. View wi-fi connections - Required to communicate with Google play and Android Antivirus.

Device ID & Call Information

READ_PHONE_STATE. Read phone status and identity - Required for Android Antivirus to function.
Personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our application, register an orderfill out a form, subscribe to the newsletter and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available in our application. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, phone number,
Users may, however, use our application anonymously.
We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain activities in application.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our application  Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of device and technical information about Users means of connection, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

How we use collected information

Android Antivirus collects and uses Users personal information for the following purposes:
  • To improve customer service
    Your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
  • To improve our application
    We continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you.
  • To send periodic emails

    The email address Users may provide for order processing, will only be used to send them information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email or User may contact us via our application.

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored in our application.

Sharing your personal information
We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the application or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.

Third party websites
Users may find advertising or other content in our application that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our application. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our application page on Google Play, is subject to that website\'s own terms and policies.
Ads appearing on our site may be delivered to Users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile non personal identification information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This privacy policy does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Changes to this privacy policy

Android Antivirus has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.
Your acceptance of these terms

By using this application, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our application. Your continued use of the application following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at: