B-Eng today released System Boost 1.0, their new security and system info app. System Boost is for anyone who is concerned about the integrity and security of their iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.

System Boost: Detects Malware and Security Threats on iOS DevicesThe app displays general device information as well as security information. In addition to malware detection and security threats, System Boost is able to detect alterations in the OS itself, checking the device for a possibly existing jailbreak and other anomalies.

"Carrying a pocket computer like a modern smartphone is handy, but bears its own risks. Constantly being connected not only via the carrier, but also via Bluetooth and WiFi may allow possibly unwanted applications to sneak on out device," explains Christian Schaffner, General Manager of B-Eng. "System Boost delivers basic system information like disk and CPU load, but also checks the devices OS for consistency, checks for jailbreaks (even unwanted) and malware as well as root access. More and more users of smartphones are becoming aware of possible security threats, our app contributes to peace of mind with its detection of malware, breaches and other possibly unwanted applications."

Device Requirements:

  • iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
  • Requires iOS 7.0 or later
  • 7.8 MB

Pricing and Availability:
System Boost 1.0 is $1.99 USD and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Utilities category.