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F-Secure SAFE: Internet security for all devices

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Due to the aggressive power management functionality in Huawei Android devices, the F-Secure SAFE app may get killed by the software in an attempt to...
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Due to changes in Google's User Data and Permissions policies in October 2018, some of the features currently supported in F-Secure SAFE for Android...
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F-Secure SAFE supports the below list of browsers.
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This article lists the system requirements for F-Secure SAFE for all supported operating systems.
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This article describes how you can protect your child's Android device with F-Secure SAFE, using the Family Rules feature. We're going to show you how...
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Depending on the device you want to install F-Secure SAFE on, the installation procedure may vary slightly.
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Before you start installing F-Secure SAFE, make sure that:
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The F-Secure SAFE app sends you notifications on certain app activities. For best protection, we recommend to keep the default settings on.
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Banking Protection adds another layer of security when banking online and/or carrying out online money transactions.
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Android 4.x support for F-Secure SAFE, as well as support for earlier Android 4.x operating system versions has come to an end in February, 2018. The...
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The subscription details showing in My F-Secure and in the SAFE app do not match.
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This article only applies if you have opted to renew your F-Secure SAFE subscription manually. If your subscription is reaching an end, and you have...
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Do you need more licenses? To get more licenses for your current F-Secure SAFE subscription, here's how to upgrade. The shopping cart is handled by...
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Family Rules is a centrally-managed parental control feature that lets you look after your family's well-being by setting screen time limits, blocking...
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App Control is a feature that is part of the Family Rules functionality in F-Secure SAFE. App Control is currently only available for F-Secure SAFE...
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Browsing Protection by F-Secure is a browser extension/add-on that is part of the F-Secure SAFE software package that you purchase. The extension is...With the extension enabled in your browser, Browsing Protection (known as Safe Browsing on mobile devices) ensures safe browsing and safe internet...Browsing Protection also blocks harmful and suspicious websites to ensure the safety of your computer and personal data. For example, unwanted web...
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In this video, we are going to show you how to install F-Secure SAFE on your Android device.
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Once F-Secure SAFE is installed correctly, the product works silently in the background. To see that your F-Secure SAFE product is working, there are...
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SAFE is a security service you can install on your computer, smartphone or table to protect yourself and your loved ones against various types of...
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Follow these steps to renew F-Secure SAFE with a box code.
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Want to control how much time your children can spend on their devices? You can limit the time your child can use the device in two ways: Device use...
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Looking for a way to protect your family from websites containing inappropriate content? Stay safe from these threats and activate Content Filtering...
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In this video, we’re going to show you how you can protect your child’s Android device with F-Secure SAFE. We’re also going to show you how you can...
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By using Content filtering in Family Rules, you can block access to several content types. The various content types are explained in the following...
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Follow these steps if you want to uninstall the SAFE or Mobile Security app from your Android device.
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On most Android devices, you can set the default browser either through the SAFE app settings or through the device's system settings. However, on...
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F-Secure SAFE subscriptions are based on the number of devices you want to protect and the length of time you choose for your subscription; for...
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This is a short explanation about the support options for F-Secure SAFE customers.
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If someone changes the SIM card in your device, a notification will be sent to your trusted number. To set up a trusted number, do the following:
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Make sure you are running the most recent version of F-Secure SAFE in order to stay secure.
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If you suspect that your device is stolen, you can remotely wipe all your personal data and apps from it. Note: This feature is available only for...
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If you have misplaced your device, you can sound an alarm remotely from My F-Secure to help you locate your missing SAFE-protected device. Note: The...
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If you suspect that your device is missing, you can first lock it remotely from My F-Secure before wiping your data permanently on your SAFE-protected...
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If you have a trial version of F-Secure SAFE installed on your Android device (version 15.2) from Google Play, you are unable to see this device in...
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Once you have renewed your subscription, there is no further action required by you. The product on your device gets updated automatically. However,...
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When Banking Protection is activated on your computer, this feature offers a preventative layer to some of the techniques cyber criminals use to...
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Finder, or previously known as Anti-Theft, is a feature in F-Secure SAFE that adds a number of security layers to your Android and iOS devices. With...
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Call Blocker allows you to block specific phone numbers from your address book or call history. You can add these undesired phone numbers to your...
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If you notice that the visited website count number does not tally with the number of actual websites you have visited, this is because the website...
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Symptoms The user has uninstalled the F-Secure Mobile Security or F-Secure SAFE for Android product and is trying to install the latest version of the product from Google Play store. As soon as the user tries to activate the product, the ACTIVATION_TYPE_SMS error message is displayed on the device. Diagnosis Once the product is installed and activated, we send an activation SMS message to the user. However, if the user still has the old activation message in his message box, the activation of the new version fails, and the above error message is displayed. Solution To fix the issue: Delete the old activation message from your device. Try to activate the new version again.
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