AVG offers free beta tests of mobile phone security

Those nice people over at AVG have branched out into mobile phone security and are offering Netters the chance to test a beta version of AVG Mobile Security for free.

The company has set up a beta test Web portal at http://beta.grisoft.cz for its new software, which is compatible with Symbian UIQ 3.0 platform handsets.

This includes the Sony Ericsson P990i, M600i and W950i range of mobiles, as well as a number of other handsets.

AVG says that its new software supports SMS anti-spam and anti-virus facilities, as well as system settings for scan scheduling and creating whitelists of allowed senders of information to the mobile...