This suite provides a full antivirus protection of detecting any available threats on your pc by running a quick, full, or custom scan to eliminate viruses, spyware, and other threats which may slow down, steal, and destroy your files. The antivirus blocks quarantines and destroys any available of those threats as quickly as it’s detected.
This feature aids you learn your online security by Verifying if the site you’re on has meets our security standards right in the browser window. It externally verifies if a site’s McAfee SECURE trust mark is authentic. The extension displays website security information in the upper right corner of your browser. Plus, it annotates Google search results for you so you know which links to click and which to avoid.
McAfee Active Protection & Global Threat Intelligence
McAfee Active Protection detects, quarantines, and blocks viruses, and malware. If we find something malicious, we isolate it so it can’t cause damage to your PC. Deploy real-time protection with Global Threat Intelligence from the latest threats collected from more than 100 Million McAfee users by an aggregator that combines & categorises threat data into actionable intelligence whilst using the same reputation database as the Department of Defence by leveraging the latest threat intelligence shared from businesses and personal users.
McAfee QuickClean & Shredder
McAfee QuickClean Deletes unnecessary cookies and temporary internet files that slow down your PC and improves your PC’s performance. McAfee Shredder securely destroys sensitive electronic files if deleting files and emptying your PC’s recycle bin isn’t enough. McAfee Shredder prevents deleted files from being recovered.
True Key – Password manager
Biometric login :- Sign in without passwords – log in with facial recognition or fingerprint.
Password locker :- Store your passwords locally on your device and sync them to your profile.
Secure auto-login :- Log in automatically – True Key enters your login details and password for you.
Fully synchronised :- Automatically synchronise your passwords across your devices using your profile.
Spam messages are phishing and unsolicited email messages sent in bulk usually to sell something, which has a function of accessing your personal information through masquerading as legitimate from a trusted source but not to worry because the safe browsing function on this suite lets you customize how the spam messages could be detected, filtered and destroyed.
This suite is designed to remove all unwanted programs from running in the background to improve boot time, optimize internet and browser settings for fast and smooth browsing experience, Schedule automatic organization of the data on your hard drive and make your computer run more efficiently, Schedule automatic checks to help diagnose and report errors on your hard disk , Schedule Windows to receive updates from Microsoft automatically so that your computer is always up-to-date with the latest performance and security enhancements, clear junk files to free up your hard drive space, while making your PC secure from vulnerabilities.
This suit comes with a vulnerability scanner which scans the local network to identify protected systems and also checks unimplemented software updates and stops any of the unimplemented software update trying to run on the pc, it also comes with a new feature called the true key application which was incorporated to manage password and lets you log in with a biometric identifier, such as a fingerprint or face, if a device supports it.
McAfee firewall provides a customizable and complete inbound and outbound firewall protection. It trusts known good programs and helps block spyware, Trojans, and keyloggers. it defends your computer against hacker probes and attacks, monitors internet and network activity, alerting you to hostile or suspicious events, provides detailed information about internet traffic, and compliments antivirus defenses.
Presenting a very simple to use parental control feature in which all you have to do is to input the age range of your children and pick what to allow them access from a list of broad topics. These controls can be set to block some inappropriate languages, images, videos and more from online search results. This parental control setting is password protected and helps limit a child’s online time.
Social media protection
The social media protection gives you absolute protection through discarding unused applications. The suite takes inventory of your social media accounts to see if there are any third-party applications that have access to your personal social data. Delete the ones you don’t use or don’t need. And make sure you are ok with what information they are accessing from your social profile/account as these can be gateways to your account for hackers.
McAfee gives all the help and support you will need. They have a phone, email, live chat, 24/7 support and an online knowledgebase to answer your questions. However, when it comes to an antivirus, it’s good to know you have constant support via whatever method you prefer, whether that’s phone or email.