McAfee® SiteAdvisor™ Plus goes beyond safe searching and browsing to provide active, real-time, comprehensive protection from sites that can compromise your identity and your PC. Benefit from advanced phishing protection, link checking in e-mails and instant messages, and &rlquo;protected mode’ to disable interaction with dangerous sites.
SiteAdvisor’s safety ratings are grounded in a massive database of test results from millions of automated site visits, download installations, and e-mail registrations. SiteAdvisor™ Plus also adds extra data features which inform you how a download meddles with the inner workings of your PC and whether it will properly and completely uninstall.
- Safe Search. When using popular search engines like Google, Yahoo!, MSN, AOL, or Ask.com, SiteAdvisor's safety ratings appear next to search results.
- Safe Browse. When browsing, a small button in your browser toolbar changes color based on SiteAdvisor's safety results.
- Advanced phishing protection helps you avoid fraudulent sites that try to steal your identity.
- Link Checking. SiteAdvisor™ Plus checks the safety of links in popular e-mail and instant messaging applications and warns of any danger in advance.
- Know In Advance. Warnings inform you about threatening Web sites.
- Advanced Phishing Protection. A combination of database checking and real-time analysis helps identify scam sites that try to steal your personal information and identity.
- Protected Mode. Password-protected setting lets you disable red interaction with dangerous `red´ sites and downloads, no matter where they appear.
- Get The Details. Detailed test results for every site are just one click away.
- Always Upgrading, Always Updating. Daily updates are installed automatically. When a new version of McAfee is available, you get it automatically at no charge during your subscription, ensuring that you always have up-to-date protection.
- Convenient, Ongoing Protection. McAfee offers a variety of renewal options to keep your McAfee protection current.
- Real People, Real Help. Support from McAfee's computer security experts, via Internet chat, e-mail and phone. (service.mcafee.com)
McAfee® SiteAdvisor™ Plus for Internet Explorer System requirements
- Microsoft® Windows 2000 with Service Pack 4 (SP4) or higher, Windows XP with Service Pack 1 (SP1) or higher, Windows Vista* and Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1) Personal computer with Pentium-compatible processor 500 MHz or higher and 256 MB RAM or higher.
- Web Browser: Internet Explorer 6.0-7.0
- Minimum Hardware: 400 MHz processor, 128 MB RAM, 10 MB free disk space, and an Internet connection
- Link safety checking works with the following e-mail & instant messenger applications: Microsoft Live Messenger & Yahoo Messenger (latest versions), Outlook 2003 and Outlook Express, Microsoft Hotmail, Microsoft Live Mail, Yahoo Mail (classic and new) and Gmail.