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What Enhances the Performance of McAfee Antivirus?

Author: Anna Martin
by Anna Martin
Posted: Jun 27, 2018

McAfee antivirus is a complete solution for our computer’s security. It is in appearance since the time when we first heard of viruses. In today’s time, most of the people trust this software to keep their system away from virus, spyware, Trojans, malware and other online threats as the software is associated with popular NIA/TIS lab. It provides a full range of security products such as antivirus, firewall and anti-spyware program. But if you want to take full benefit from the software, you have to keep it up-to-date. Now the question arises how the software works. Don’t worry! we are going to answer this for you:

The Virus Database

The antivirus software is capable of blocking the path of the viruses or killing the quarantined virus that has entered your system by breaking the firewall. McAfee software works on a virus database to keep your system safe. This is the reason McAfee Support Agents always suggests that the user should keep their antivirus program updated. It basically works as a web crawler that scans the internet and then looks for malicious software. To find the threat it goes through their name, type and destructive capability. It is this database that helps them identify the risk and remove it before it could harm your PC in any way. It either quarantines the malware or deletes it permanently. The user can easily restore McAfee quarantine file in case of false positive.

The Virus Scan Utility

The work of virus scan utility is to scan each and every file of your computer to look for malware and if it finds any malware, it keeps collecting them so that you can take a proper action to delete them at the end of the scanning. If you think that most security software has this Virus scan utility then let me tell you that McAfee utility is much stronger than others. The depth of McAfee’s software detects and eliminates most threats through its effective scan. The software comes with amazing tools that keep your system malware-proof.


If you have an updated database than the firewall will also becomes stronger. This antivirus has an impenetrable Firewall that doesn’t allow any threat to enter your system through internet. Even if you receive any threat you will see a warning message displayed on your screen. In fact, in some version of McAfee, the firewall even notifies you about the harmful websites while you surf the internet. Even if you allowed any virus to enter your PC by mistake then you can contact antivirus professionals on McAfee help desk number UK for dealing with these viruses.

We have already learned about the functioning of the software but apart from this, this antivirus program is a bundle of amazing features like virus scan removal, anti-spam, parental control, family protection, quick clean, web advisor, file lock and many more. All these characteristics make the programs surpass any other security tool.

About the Author

When you feel the need of having the professional guidance for your McAfee product, then get connected with me. I am working for McAfee Company from last 10 years; you can reach me at McAfee technical helpline number UK 0808-169-3104(toll free).

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Author: Anna Martin

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