Mcafee Security Software Review

Mcafee Security Software


Monica Woodfin

Antivirus Experts Editor


  • Offers protection to all iOS, Android, MacOS and Windows devices
  • Detects fraudulent and malicious websites quickly
  • Promises excellent virus protection
  • Good malware protection
  • Strong and secured firewall
  • Includes several additional features such as PC Boost, Ransom Guard and more
  • The software blocks only harmful programs and not the safe ones


  • PC Boost only works on Chrome
  • The Mac edition includes only a few features for Windows and Android
  • Comparatively fewer features for iOS
  • Some of the lab tests have poor results
  • The company missed a few ransomware samples
  • Low phishing detection rate

What Do People Say About McAfee Antivirus?

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I have McAfee antivirus software installed in my laptop for 3 years now and I trust it completely. The software is easy to install and offers great protection against viruses and malware. The software detects all small and major threats and viruses thus ensuring the security and safety of all my personal data. Over the years, I have also used their other variety of products which are equally impressive. Their easy installation, quick access and complete protection feature is makes McAfee on of the most trusted anti-virus software ever.

Daisy Hawks – McAfee
Huntsville, AL
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For almost 6 years, I have had McAfee protecting my computer and other digital devices. And I have never experienced any problems. What really appeals me to their services is the fact that they constantly keep updating their systems with time. Apart from the quick scans, I regularly updated my devices once a week and performed full scans to keep away threats and viruses. And this has really worked for me! For me, McAfee works perfectly fine and I would definitely recommend it to everyone.

Kim Parker – McAfee
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I have been using McAfee for a long time now and I never had any problems with my antivirus and the laptop. Instead, it’s been decently working and securing my work and files from all new attacks and threats. I still remember having used the free trial of the McAfee antivirus and later choosing it as an ideal protection. Apart from its updated versions, what really attracts me to McAfee is its reasonable cost and the wide range of security offered by it. I have never faced any problems with them and I definitely look forward to using it ahead in the future too.

Carl Andrews – McAfee