McAfee Total Protection 2011 is the most effective protection against virus, online and network threats. With continuous and automatic updates, McAfee helps ensure that you are running the most current security to combat the ever-evolving Internet threats.
McAfee Total Protection suite instantly detects, automatically blocks and easily removes viruses, spyware and other threats, including stopping web threats before they are downloaded to your PC. Reengineered for the fastest PC performance ever and the software's innovative design dramatically simplify your ultimate security experience. The comprehensive suite includes award-winning anti-virus, anti-spyware, anti-spam, anti-phishing, identity and firewall protection. Additional features include online backup, home network defense, revitalized parental controls, SiteAdvisor Plus, as well as PC optimization and tune-up.
In Threat detection of viruses, spyware, and other malware-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.
Award-Winning Antivirus, firewall, spyware, and online protection
Detects, blocks, and removes viruses, spyware, adware, even rootkits--insidious programs designed to tamper with your PC.
Blocks outsiders from hacking into your PC.
Better Protection against dangerous websites
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.
McAfee SiteAdvisor Plus
Stay safe with instant message and email link checking. Identifies and prevents you from clicking on harmful website links in your browser, email, or instant messages.
Anti-spam and email protectionAnti-spam blocking
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.
Small download size enables you to quickly get up and running.
Simplified security management
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 and 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.
Home Network Defense
Defends your PC from intruders on your home network, blocking access to sensitive files.
Alerts are Unintrusive and easy to understand.
Better PC health
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 back-up - 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 2GB of online backup with the option to upgrade to unlimited.
The McAfee Advantage:
With thousands of new viruses created every day, relying on traditional security updates isn't enough anymore. Unlike the competition, exclusive McAfee Active Protection technology instantly analyzes and blocks new and emerging threats in milliseconds so there's virtually no gap in your protection.
Fast and Effective
Work or play with minimal interruptions with fast and effective virus, malware, and spyware scanning. Schedule security scans when you're not using your PC. Automatic scans and updates occur when your PC is idle. All of which means, McAfee Total Protection won't slow you down.
Easy to Use
The Home Screen gives you all the information you need at a glance. And you're never more than one click away from it, which eliminates popup windows and makes for easy navigation. Simplified alerts and scan results make it easier than ever to protect your PC.
This product is retail box. Retail box software is sold at retail stores. It comes in a factory sealed retail box with the CD or DVD, plus the software license key and manuals where provided by the software manufacturer. Retail box software comes with full installation support from the manufacturer.
Operating System: Windows XP (32-bit) with Service Pack 2 (SP2) or higher, Windows Vista (32-bit and 64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit)
Processor: 1 GHz or higher
Hard Drive Space: 200 MB of available free drive space
RAM: 256 MB or higher for Windows XP (512 MB recommended),512 MB RAM for Vista/Windows 7 (2GB recommended)
Pros: Total Protection combines core security, PC utilities, parental controls, website ratings and home network protection. ...Cons: The included 2GB of online storage from Mozy is technically free already. ...The Verdict: McAfee Total Protection is practical and proficient, just not perfect. TopTenReviews: http://internet-security-suite-review.toptenreviews.com/premium-security-suites/mcafee-total-protection-review.html