McAfee Security

Protect your Apple computer from viruses, trojans, spyware and other malware.

McAfee Security Ranking & Summary


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  • License:
  • Trial
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  • Publisher Name:
  • McAfee
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  • Operating Systems:
  • Mac OS X 10.4.6 or later
  • File Size:
  • 153.6 MB

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McAfee Security Description

Protect your Apple computer from viruses, trojans, spyware and other malware. McAfee Security is an integrated suite of products that uses advanced heuristics and protects your Apple computer from viruses, trojans, spyware, and other malware. McAfee Security scans files, folders, applications, local or network mounted volumes to find a threat, vulnerability, or other potentially unwanted code and creates a detection report. Scanning can take place immediately, at a specified time, at regularly-scheduled intervals, or each time an item is accessed. Here are some key features of "McAfee Security": · McAfee Security is very easy to use and has a graphically enhanced user interface. A new dashboard displaying: · Information on the latest scanning and updating events. · Date and time of the last DAT (virus signatures) update. · On-access scanning and spyware scanning status. · A “History” page displaying the name, type, and date/time of all the events. · A shortcut icon on the menu bar enabling easy access to the McAfee Security software. · Support for spyware scanning. · Quarantining detected items. · A new detection report called “McAfee Alert”. · Running multiple on-demand scans immediately. · Enabling and disabling separate exclusions for on-access scan and on-demand scan. · Extended set of primary and secondary actions. Requirements: · PowerPC or Intel-based Mac computer. · 512 MB or higher RAM. · Minimum 120 MB of free disk space (300 MB recommended). Limitations: · Time limited. What's New in This Release: · Support for Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later. · Desktop firewall preventing unauthorized network access. · Application protection preventing unwanted application execution and restricting unauthorized network access to applications. · Protection from spyware. · McAfee menulet on the status bar enabling easy access to McAfee Security. · Enhanced dashboard displaying: Latest events of scanning, anti-malware update, prevention of application execution, and denial of network access to applications. · Status of on-access scanning, spyware scanning, application protection, and desktop firewall protection. · Instance of the last anti-malware update. · The History screen displaying all anti-malware and application protection events. · Quarantining malware is supported. · Enhanced McAfee Alert and McAfee Notification mechanisms. · Manageable through McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator 4.0 or later. · Specifying extended set of primary and secondary actions for on-access and on-demand scans. · Specifying regular expression based exclusions for on-access scan and on-demand scan separately. · Specifying desktop firewall trusted networks. · Whitelisting applications based on their locations. · Running multiple on-demand scans immediately at the same time. · Scheduling multiple on-demand scans to run simultaneously. · Enhanced MER tool for collecting diagnostic data of the software.

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