A Comparison of McAfee AntiVirus, McAfee Security and
McAfee Total 2019


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    McAfee AntiVirus


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  • Features:
  • Real-time Antivirus Protection
  • Manual Antivirus Scanning
  • Spyware Protection & Removal
  • Keylogger Protection
  • Rootkit Detection & Removal
  • Two-way Firewall
  • Process Injection Prevention
  • Anti-phishing Web Protection
  • USB Scanning
  • File Shredder
  • PC Tune-Up
  • Antispam Email Filter
  • Parental Controls
  • Social Network Protection
  • PC Optimization

$49.99 $24.99

  • McAfee has been a somewhat controversial product within the antivirus software market.

    It's one of the most widely used and recognized brands of malware protection products, but it doesn't perform as well as competitors in rigorous testing.

    While McAfee Antivirus does offer stable, and oftentimes secure, overarching protection features, it falls down in certain categories.

  • McAfee AntiVirus
  • McAfee Antivirus software provides reliable real time virus protection, and even includes a built-in software firewall in this the most basic version, which is very rare to find in a basic antivirus package

    The most common complaint we hear about McAfee is that it puts a noticeable load on your PCs when running, something we saw on our test PCs, too.

$79.99 $39.99

  • Both McAfee Antivirus Plus 2017 and McAfee Internet Security have virus protection and a two-way firewall, which is all many users are looking for.

    Nevertheless, McAfee Internet Security software provides some supplementary features (like antispam).

    If you're partial to McAfee would be well served by upgrading to the 2017 internet security program.

  • McAfee Security
  • Parental controls allow are intended to provide thorough monitoring of all activity on a child's computer.

    Users can block by website or make categories of website content inaccessible.

    There's also the option to log web surfing times, and if attempts are made to access forbidden sites.