The products of the McAfee review, which is owned by Intel Corporation, has a rather ambiguous reputation. And if among Western users this security software is very popular, then this product receives mostly negative reviews from the eastern part of the world, especially in the post-Soviet countries.
We know that the McAfee product has existed since the end of the 90s, and during its existence, it has suffered both ups and downs. But what is the situation today? In fact, it is positive, given the latest data from laboratory checks of antiviruses. Interestingly, McAfee entered the top 7 of the best antivirus for Windows 10, as of 2019. The program scored 18 points out of 18 possible, along with 3 other antivirus programs. In this article, we will talk about the basic properties of antivirus and its benefits.
Features and options from McAfee
McAfee is one of the oldest anti-virus companies with an antivirus package installed, which means that if your computer gets a virus, McAfee engineer will remotely access your computer and delete it.
McAfee AntiVirus Plus is updated protection for home PCs against malware. The program provides full protection from viruses, eliminates bugs, controls accounts in social networks and smoothly removes data.
As of 2019, the program offers a number of useful features:
- Technology McAfee Active Protection. The program instantly blocks any malware. It provides uninterrupted real-time protection and analyzes any potential threats in milliseconds.
- Antivirus / Antispyware. All malicious programs, including rootkits, spyware, ransomware programs, are very quickly calculated by the system and removed from the PC.
- Vulnerability Scanner. The program searches for weaknesses in the system, identifying the most vulnerable places that need updating and updating.
- Two-way firewall Protects your computer from data theft and personal information.
- My home network. The program allows you to monitor the security of multiple computers on your home or corporate network.
- McAfee WebAdvisor. Provides reliable and uninterrupted work on the Internet and protects against phishing, interception of passwords, spam and other infections that can occur while working on the Internet.
- McAfee QuickClean. The tool helps to increase computer performance by cleaning up unnecessary files.
- McAfee Shredder. A tool for cleaning up temporary and unnecessary files that are deleted on a non-refundable basis.
And it was listed only the basic components of the program.
Reliable file and data protection
Total Protection is a powerful tool, and this McAfee product lives up to its promise on many fronts. The price includes a subscription to Intel True Key, which is basically a password manager. The difference is that it uses multi-factor authentication, which reads fingerprints or a face. Offers data storage to password protect your valuable files from hidden Trojans, extortion and prying eyes. The shredder associated with it ensures that the files to be deleted are cleaned.
To Sum Up
McAfee AntiVirus Plus is the latest update of the antivirus of the same name. For almost 20 years, the manufacturer has alternated success with failures and now, by 2019, the antivirus has clearly improved. Just the fact that McAfee has become one of the leaders in the ranking of the best antiviruses in the world, after a series of tests, is enough.
McAfee AntiVirus Plus is able to provide reliable protection for one or more computers. In addition, the antivirus reliably protects the user while working with the Internet and eliminates any spyware threats.
Many users, on the contrary, claim that this is not a very high-quality program. If you make a thesis, then McAfee AntiVirus Plus has its own:
- A good range of additional features
- Unlimited installations on some packages
- Fast Scan
- Poor Malware Protection
- Heavy system load during the scan
- Cannot refuse data collection
In any case, it is quite a decent anti-virus, which promises reliable protection and useful functionality.