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payment_protection_iconPayment Protection

Payment Protection is an additional layer of protection designed to protect your financial data on Android devices against advanced phishing and other threats. Payment Protection prevents other applications from noticing the launch of your protected applications and prevents them from replacing information or reading on-screen information from your protected application. Payment Protection scans every application that is in its list of protected applications. After activating Payment Protection, it will automatically add some banking and payment applications to its list of protected applications.

Add a new application to list of protected applications

1.Open open Payment Protection in the Apps menu or in the ESET Mobile Security.

2.Tap Manage.

3.Select applications you want to protect by Payment Protection.

4.Tap OK to confirm your selection.

Open a banking and payment application using Payment Protection

To ensure the highest protection of your banking and payment applications, open these applications from Safe Launcher. Safe Launcher provides additional layer of protection compared to standard protection from the Payment Protection feature when opening application outside of the Safe launcher.
Safe Launcher is automatically created when Payment Protection is enabled. Safe Launcher contains all the applications that are protected by Payment Protection.

What is Safe Launcher and how I can access it?

You can find Safe Launcher in your applications list safe_launcher_app or in ESET Mobile Security > Payment Protection ic_payment_protection.


Access Safe Launcher

For easier and quicker access to your banking and payment applications, you can add Safe Launcher to your home screen. To add Safe Launcher to your home screen, long-press the Safe Launcher icon and drag it to your home screen.