Ultimate, award-winning PC and online security for total peace of mindEdit
With thousands of new viruses created every day, relying on traditional security updates isn't enough anymore. McAfee Total Protection instantly detects and blocks viruses--and stops web threats before they are downloaded to your PC. Reengineered to be faster than ever before, the software's innovative design simplifies your security experience while offering you ultimate protection.
2011 Features and HighlightsEdit
Award-winning anti-virus, firewall, spyware, and online protection
Exclusive McAfee Active Protection technologyEdit
Unlike the competition, McAfee Active Protection analyzes and blocks new and emerging threats in milliseconds, so you don't have to wait for regular updates to arrive. The result: virtually no gap in your protection.
Detects, blocks, and removes viruses, spyware, adware, even rootkits, insidious programs designed to tamper with your PC.
(Improved) Two-way firewallEdit
Enterprise-grade firewall blocks outsiders from hacking into your PC.
Easier to useEdit
McAfee Internet Security 2011 is all about ease of use. The completely redesigned home screen gives you all the information you need at a glance.
Home screen with an easy-to-understand security bar and status area.=====(New) Home screen=====
Completely redesigned to streamline your security experience. Easily check the status of your protection, monitor how many threats have been blocked, and manage your security--all from the home screen.
(New) Idle timer and schedulerEdit
Reserve security scans and updates for when you are not using your PC, minimizing disruptions.
(Improved) Parental controlsEdit
Improved filtering controls allow you to effectively manage your children's online usage.
(New) Home network defenseEdit
Easily identify and lock out intruders from your PC so your home-networked PCs stay protected.
My home networkEdit
Manage security settings within your home network.
(Improved) Alert systemEdit
Alerts are less intrusive and easier to understand.
(Improved) Help centerEdit
Smarter and more intuitive--get accurate answers specifically related to the tasks you're trying to accomplish with contextual help.
(New) Easy account management settingsEdit
Create machine aliases, and easily activate, deactivate, or upgrade PC subscriptions.
(New) Advanced firewall integrationEdit
Settings made in Microsoft Windows 7 or Microsoft Windows Vista Network Manager will automatically update the McAfee firewall settings.
(Improved) Microsoft Outlook 2010 integrationEdit
For added convenience, the McAfee anti-spam tool will now be shown in a separate tab rather than within the toolbar.
Faster than everEdit
This year, McAfee Internet Security has been completely re-engineered so it's faster than ever.
Subsequent scan time of 327% faster.=====(Improved) Scan time=====
Full system scan speed is faster, so you won't be slowed down.
Efficient download enables you to get up and running in a snap.
(New) Scheduled activity throttlingEdit
Updates initiate or resume when your PC is idle, minimizing interruptions.
Better protection against dangerous websitesEdit
(Improved) McAfee SiteAdvisor PlusEdit
Helps you know whether a website is safe before you click and checks links within email and instant messages to stop malware threats. Now instantly blocks your PC when exposed to potential threats.
Stay safe with instant message and email link checking.====Anti-spam and email protection====
(Improved) Spam blockingEdit
Advanced spam identification capabilities prevent it from clogging your inbox.
Better PC healthEdit
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.
File protection and backupEdit
(New) Online backupEdit
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 2 GB of online backup with the option to purchase unlimited online backup.
Bonus download! McAfee Anti-Theft File ProtectionEdit
Password-protects and encrypts your personal documents, financial records, and other important files on your PC against thieves and hackers.
The McAfee advantageEdit
- McAfee is the world's largest dedicated security company
- 30-day free phone support and unlimited email and chat assistance
- Continuous and automatic updates for the life of your subscription
McAfee Total Protection instantly detects and blocks viruses and has been reengineered for the fastest PC performance ever. The innovative design simplifies your ultimate security experience.