McAfee Antivirus: Features and Versionsyoana
McAfee is a good and reliable antivirus program. The software detects viruses and protects your PC from malware, including spyware, adware, cryptojackers and ransomware. McAfee also offers additional features that differentiate it from other antivirus scanners, such as a VPN, password manager, parental controls and anti-phishing. You can read about McAfee’s features further in this blog.
Which versions does McAfee offer?
McAfee has several versions, for example, Antivirus (Plus), Internet Security and LiveSafe.
- McAfee Antivirus (Plus) is available for operating systems such as Android, iOS and macOS. This software is available for 1, 3 or unlimited number of devices.
- McAfee Internet Security package includes the same features as the Antivirus Plus package with the additional spam protection, parental control and True Key password management features.
- McAfee Total Protection package includes the same features as the Internet Security package, with the addition that five people can use the password manager instead of one.
- And the most comprehensive package is McAfee Livesafe. 1 GB of cloud storage is available here. In addition, you get more than 5 GB of free online storage when you sign up for Dropbox, Google Drive or Onedrive.
What features does McAfee offer?
McAfee has offers secure file storage, identity theft protection, parental controls and performance optimization. Below you can find a detailed explanation of McAfee’s features:
With Anti-Phishing, McAfee ensures that websites pretending to be legitimate are detected by anti-phishing programs. This keeps your data safe and keeps you out of the loop of criminals.
Many antivirus programs, including McAfee, offer firewalls. A firewall is sort of a gatekeeper placed between incoming and outgoing data. It ensures that the correct data is sent and received which eliminates the traffic of wrong data.
With a virtual private network you can change your IP address from one network to another. It allows you to switch networks so they are no longer associated with your IP address. The biggest advantage of a VPN is that you can surf the Internet safely and remain anonymous.
If you are looking for an antivirus program, Lizenso is the webshop for you. You can check out our McAfee licenses or all our Antivirus software. Not sure why you would need antivirus software? Read more about the greatest online threats to get a glimpse of how dangerous the internet can be.