McAfee Internet Security 2014 Description:
With thousands of new viruses created every day, relying on traditional security updates isn't enough anymore. McAfee Internet Security 2014 instantly detects and blocks viruses--and stops web threats before they are downloaded to your PC.
McAfee Internet Security 2014 features an innovative design which is meant to simplify your Internet security experience while still providing extensive protection.
Exclusive McAfee Active Protection technology:
- McAfee Active Protection technology instantly analyzes and blocks new and emerging threats in milliseconds, so there's virtually no gap in your protection. Unlike the competition, threats are analyzed and blocked in milliseconds, so you don't have to wait for regular updates to arrive.
- Detects, blocks, and removes viruses, spyware, adware, even rootkits--insidious programs designed to tamper with your PC.
- Blocks outsiders from hacking into your PC.
- Helps you know about a website's risks before you click to stop malware threats. Advanced phishing protection alerts you to websites that may try to steal your identity or gain access to your financial information. Provides site ratings in 22 popular search engines.
- Advanced spam identification capabilities prevent SPAM from clogging your inbox.
- Rely on real time scanning to automatically protect you against threats to your PC. Enjoy fast subsequent full system scan time which won't slow you down.
- Small memory footprint means less impact on your day-to-day PC activity.
- Easily check the status of your protection, monitor how many threats have been blocked, and manage your security--all from the McAfee home screen.
Idle Timer & Scheduler:
- Reserve security scans and updates for when you are not using your PC, for less disruptions.
- Internet filtering controls allow you to effectively manage your children's online activity.
- Alerts are unintrusive and easy to understand.
McAfee Online Backup:
- Take the hassle out of manually backing up your most valuable digital files. Once installed, the backup process is fully automated. Your files are encrypted and stored on a secure, remote online server. Comes with 1GB of online backup with the option to upgrade to unlimited.
- Safely removes junk files that slow down your PC.
- Digitally destroys no-longer-needed sensitive files to prevent anyone from accessing them.
- Get quick access to consolidate fragmented files and folders.
News in McAfee Internet Security 2014:
- With enhancements to its recently upgraded malware scanning engine -- McAfee AM Core -- first introduced with the 2013 line, McAfee's 2014 PC products offer increased detection capabilities to protect against today's most advanced threats. The new engine provides fast and efficient scanning and real-time intelligence to help dynamically defend against the latest digital dangers, including zero-day threats, keyloggers, and Trojans, while minimizing the impact on users' systems. Specific product components have also been reengineered in the 2014 line to improve scanning speed by reducing the size of threat signature files and better CPU utilization.
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