McAfee LiveSafe is an internet security suite that is giving one of the best features and security features available in the market and can outperform most of his competitors. It is among one of the top 10 winners of internet security application in comparison of its ability to detect malware and phishing sites, the feature provided, the help and support service, and you need only one license to protects all of your devices whether it is PC, Mac, iOS or Android device. The Above all factors places McAfee LiveSafe among one of the best total security solution.
Talking about performance, protection provided and the user friendliness, McAfee LiveSafe is above from about every internet security software competitor, according to the tests results at the independent software lab AV-Test, in March and April of 2014. The tests measured that McAfee whether influences the speed of computer during program installation, execution & running programs, data copying, software downloading and surfing internet, the average effect of McAfee on speed was one second. The industry average was three seconds by way of comparison. The software did good in performance results as well. McAfee forced to handle 138 samples of brand new (zero-day) attacks and it stopped them all.
Now we will discuss the features according to platform as LiveSafe runs on different platforms i.e. Windows, Macs, iOS and Android devices. McAfee LiveSafe offers some features in addition to antispyware, antimalware and anti-phishing are Password management, Online Management & Provisioning and Secure Cloud Storage regardless of platform. The Password management feature lets you log into sites with just a click by synchronizing the password across devices. This way you only have to remember just one password that protects your passwords. As there is only one password which is protecting your all passwords you are encouraged to use more secure password. The Secure Cloud Storage is cross-platform and is available up to 1GB for all devices. This is an encrypted service so it is secure. Accessing the storage requires facial and voice recognition. It allows to access the storage for up to three months’ even if your subscription lapses. To monitor, manage your protected devices login to your McAfee LiveSafe online account, you can also add devices here.
On PC, LiveSafe includes vulnerability scanner and a two-way firewall that actively monitors the network traffic and maintains the latest Windows updates. There is a feature parental controls to block the inappropriate content for various age-based categories. It also allows to set the time limits for the sessions on computer and can receive reports to analyze the online behavior of user or children’s. McAfee actively scan and will flag any malicious sites returned in search results. It also protects your PC over Wi-Fi by blocking and detecting intruders. The PC version of LiveSafe also repairs any problems in the Windows registry. Apart from that McAfee also includes a file shredder that securely deletes files so that they cannot be resurrected by a file recovery software.
On Mac, LiveSafe scans instant messages and incoming email and remove or repair the infections without damaging. It also includes an antimalware, antispyware and anti-phishing. LiveSafe supports Safari and warn you about malicious sites by color coding them.
On the smartphones and tablets devices the application monitors and protects them from malware and spyware. It also provides utilities so that you can find your lost or stolen device by tracking and locating it on map or it also allows you to wipe data of your device remotely.
Help & Support
McAfee is having a best support for its customers there is no one who can compete in this area. The Technical Support is free and the customers can reach support technicians by live chat, telephone or email at any time means they are available 24/7, because no one knows when an attack might strike, and this is the thing that general users might not be able to handle without professional assistance.
McAfee LiveSafe is a security software that gives protection across multiple device and let them run at peak performance. You only need one license to protect every device that you own means there is no limit on the number of devices that one license protects. Apart from the usual protection like from virus, malware, phishing and spyware, LiveSafe also provides you an option to protect your identity by managing your password and providing a secure cloud storage. An at last the most important service the support for its customers, they are providing it free of cost 24×7 you can get any help or answers related to you McAfee products from their technical support and security advisors.