Secure Your Privacy On Android With These 7 Apps

Privacy in today’s world is something that is of the top most concern. In places where you have agencies like the NSA spying and growing number of hackers, it is very important to keep your private stuff safe and secure. So in this article I will show you some apps that can help you maintain your privacy and feel secure.

  1. Hotspot shield:

hotspot shieldThis is a VPN (Virtual Private Network) & Proxy app. It provides online privacy, Wi-Fi security and access to blocked sites and apps like bbc, Netflix, facebook and youtube via proxy. You can choose virtual locations from countries offered on the apps site. Apart from that it also provides features like banking level encryption security to all the online activity on any public or private network, hide your IP address, fake a location, bypass firewalls, blocks known malware and phishing sites in real time.

The best part is that all these are free and it has some in app purchases. Here is its link.

  1. Telegram:

telegramThis is a messaging app that lets its users share all types of media over the internet and mainly focuses on speed and security. The best part of this messenger is that it offers secret chats. Secret chat messages can be scheduled to self-destruct automatically from both the sender and the receiver.

This is a simple application and is easy to use. It is available for free download on google plus.

  1. KeepassDroid:


This is a password manager app that manages all your personal and sensitive passwords including your banking passwords. You have to set a password to keep it safe from others.

This is a simple application and is easy to use. It is available for free download on google plus.


  1. Orbot: Proxy with Tor

orbot proxy torThis is a free proxy app that helps other apps work more securely over the internet. It bounces your encrypted traffic several times through computers across the world and does not connect directly like VPNs and Proxies. It uses TOR to encrypt your traffic internet. It works with combination of other apps also for example, use gibberbot with tor for private chats.

This is a simple application and is easy to use. It is available for free download on google plus.

  1. Lastpass:

last passThis is an award winning password manager that keeps a record of all your login info across multiple sites. All you need to do is, remember your lastpass login password and forget the rest passwords. It also fills your login details automatically when required. Its other features include personal notebook to record notes, password generator, built-in browser, multifactor authentication, synchronization across various devices and many more.

This app provides a 14 days free trial and then charges $12 per year.

  1. Avira free antivirus:

avira antivirusThis is an antivirus that has proven its metal on windows platform for many years and now its also available for android devices. This app provides its users with features like phone tracking in case of theft, data protection, finding misplaced phone in silent mode by triggering a loud sound, virus protection etc.

This app is free to use and has some in app purchases (optional)

  1. AVG Anti-Virus Free edition:

avg antivirusLike Avira, this is also an antivirus most widely used over all the platforms. Its features include virus, malware and spyware protection, identifies unsafe devices, personal data safety, guards from phishing attacks and many more.

It also has other versions that are available for purchase but we recommend its free edition and in app purchases are always there in case you want to unlock some extra features.

About Shubham Agarwal 34 Articles
Shubham Agarwal is a Tech Maniac and a Gadget Freak. He is mostly interested in coding and programming apps, computer software and teaching people tricks that they can implement in their day to day life.

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