Capability to prevent the user from running a specific application defined by admin in the admin interface.
A log should be sent to the server when the user tries to start the application.
Implement a tool that can block or password specified application,
add usb, wifi and/or bluetooth connection
this way it could be a usefull way for enterprise customer who used devices for business purpose to setup a closed environment
Released in SMC 4.0 (Android only)
It could also be usefull to extend this feature to protect the access to adressbook/contacts list from third apps installed on the device.
it will be the first things that malware will look at.
a mechanism like the tamper protection in the endpoint solution
AdminThomas Lippert (Principal Product Manager - Mobile, Sophos Features & Ideas Laboratory) commented
Samsung SAFE offers this feature
For generic Android, an app blocker is required to support this
for example you could look to that application : https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.morrison.applocklite