Qualcomm company announced the feature of 820Soc smart protect in detailed. The company for produce the widely used Snapdragon range of mobile processors. Qualcomm Smart Protect gives the features on Monday. The feature, which will arrive in combination with the Snapdragon 820 SoC, next year, is an anti-malware tool that will study the app behavior in real-time and will take action on any suspicious activity.
The Qualcomm smart Protect hardware based tool, the company is different from the conventional antivirus apps that search known threats observed by the company. Any new threat, which is not in the antivirus application known list of threats, can allow the security check process and enter the device. The Smart Protect on the other hand detects zero-day malware threats in real time and alerts the user to take necessary action.
Qualcomm,the technology behind the smart protect company’s Zeroth machine learning platform. Zeroth is highly-advanced heterogeneous hardware and software architecture. That why, it is uniquely designed to deliver high performance on-device which provides many advantage of Snapdragon processors, likewise algorithmic innovations in machine learning and low power sensor processing.
The organization is already working with some OEMs and ISVs including Avast, AVG, and Lookout, using an API to pair its Smart Protect feature in their commercially available apps. Moreover, since Qualcomm Smart Protect is a hardware-based solution, it will not need any Internet connection and would work offline.