Why McAfee Internet Security?
With McAfee Internet Security, you protect your computer against threats from the Internet – such as viruses, worms, attacks by hackers or even data loss through phishing. You can let the program work unnoticed in the background or you can become active yourself and scan your computer specifically. McAfee Internet Security gives you the freedom of choice and thus makes a decisive contribution to the security of your PC. Protect up to three Windows PCs for a year with this version of the software and always be on the safe side.
Key features in McAfee Internet Security:
- Antivirus protection that lives up to its name: McAfee Internet Security is ideally suited against any type of malware and deletes it when found, either automatically or on demand.
- Firewall protection makes your PC immune to attacks via the network. Each connection is comprehensively controlled. The program ensures that no one gains access to your computer.
- Use QuickClean to delete unnecessary data and make it unrecoverable – the ideal solution when reselling a hard drive or PC.
- McAfee Internet Security protects your children: block certain websites and set up rules in just a few steps that define exactly which websites are suitable for children and which are not.
- Use email protection to guard against spam messages and give phishing attempts no chance. The tool automatically monitors your email inbox and you stay permanently protected.
Virus protection with McAfee Internet Security
This antivirus program permanently scans your hard drive and memory, preventing malware from getting onto your PC, deleting corresponding viruses, trojans and worms immediately or moving them to the safe quarantine section of your computer. McAfee Internet Security updates itself several times a day, so you’re always protected against the latest threats. You don’t have to take manual steps to perform these updates, so you know you’re protected against attacks around the clock.
NetGuard, which is part of McAfee Internet Security, gives you a firewall that checks incoming and outgoing connections and downloads. Someone is trying to break into your computer via the Wi-Fi connection? This antivirus will notify you immediately and you can have appropriate countermeasures taken. Through the Site-Advisor, McAfee Internet Security will also warn you about malicious websites or even links: You will immediately get a statement about which websites are clean and on which viruses could infect your PC. Never surf unprotected again!
McAfee Internet Security also for older devices
Among other things, this program includes QuickClean: with it, you can especially free weaker computers from file clutter on your hard disk. McAfee Internet Security automatically searches for unnecessary data and deletes it for you. If you plan to resell your hard disk or computer, McAfee Internet Security reliably deletes all content and makes it unreadable, so that your documents do not fall into the wrong hands. Also the real-time scan for malware requires only a few resources. This antivirus program is an ideal solution, even for older devices.
Furthermore, you get protection for your children: define websites that are unsuitable for your children and block access to malicious software. Thus, you increase the safety of your children and also for yourself. Also benefit from email filtering: spam messages are much better detected by using McAfee Internet Security. Phishing messages, which could potentially grab data for online banking or other financial transactions, are also banned from your inbox. You can surf and read email in peace without feeling constantly threatened.