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Safeonweb app

Safeonweb now also has an app that allows you to stay informed in a quick and easy way. This application alerts you to cyber threats and online scams. 

How do I install the Safeonweb app?

You can install the Safeonweb app by searching and installing 'Safeonweb' in your app store. The Safeonweb app is provided free of charge for iOS (App Store) and Android (Google Play Store).

When using the app for the first time, you must declare that you accept notifications and that you have read and agree to the terms and conditions of use

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Questions and Answers

Can I delete news items in the app?

No. It is not possible to delete news items.

What data does Safeonweb receive from me?

Safeonweb only keeps data for the operation of the alert system. 

Can I also use the app on my desktop computer or laptop?

No. Safeonweb app is a mobile app. It is therefore only available on smartphones and tablets running Android and iOS.

If you do not have a smartphone, there are two options to still receive the news.

The application crashes. What to do?

It helps to close and restart the application. If you continue to have problems, check that your phone is still running a recent version of Android or iOS. We recommend that you perform updates as soon as possible and use the latest version of the operating system. 

Why can't the Safeonweb app replace a virus scanner?

A virus scanner scans your device in its entirety. A virus scanner is the most important piece of software to protect your computer and your data. Learn more about virus scanners. 

Can I report phishing using the app?

No. Currently it is not possible to report phishing messages yourself in the app. You can forward all suspicious messages to suspicious@safeonweb.be. More info: https://www.safeonweb.be/en/what-suspicioussafeonwebbe

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