Keep your smartphone safe and secure
Your smartphone is precious. Keep it safe and secure with Vodafone Protect. Quick and easy to download, this app allows you to find, lock and wipe your phone remotely. For even greater peace of mind, sign up to our advanced version for just £1 a month. This includes antivirus software, call and text filtering, plus app and web protection.
Features & benefits
Vodafone Protect App
Use your computer to lock and wipe your lost or stolen smartphone from afar – the app will even show you where your phone is on a map.
Lock and wipe remotely
Protect your personal data, including that on your SD card, by locking and wiping your smartphone remotely.
Find your smartphone
If you think the phone is close enough for you to hear it, use the 'Lock & Beep' function to find it fast.
Advanced version features & benefits
For extra peace of mind you can upgrade to the advanced version for just £1 a month. It gives you:
- Antivirus software powered by McAfee. To guard your phone against nasty viruses, this blocks malware and spyware and auto-scans your downloads.
- Call & text filtering. Protecting you from unwanted calls - both outgoing and incoming - and texts, this feature allows you to choose which numbers you block.
- App Protection. Scans new and existing apps to help ensure they are safer and not linked to risky sites. Also removes unsafe apps from your phone.
- Web protection. This tells you when you are browsing on a risky site.
- Uninstall Protection: This helps to prevent people from uninstalling the app and accessing your phone without your permission.
- To upgrade to the Advance version, sign in to the Vodafone Protect portal and then select 'Upgrade now'
Using texts to access Vodafone Protect
If your phone is missing and you can't get on to the website, you can still locate your phone by sending a text to your phone number saying 'Secure locate' followed by your 6 digit Protect PIN. Find out more about Vodafone Protect's text service.