A toolbar or extension that will help keep you safe from possibly malicious elements
We test the Web to help keep you safe from spyware, spam, viruses and online scams.Safety ratings from McAfee SiteAdvisor are based on automated safety tests of Web sites (including of our own site) and are enhanced by feedback from our volunteer reviewers and insights from our own analysts. McAfee SiteAdvisor warns you before you interact with a dangerous Web site. Traditional security products focus on trying to clean up problems after they occur. McAfee SiteAdvisor wil complement and enhance your existing security application by detecting potential threats which traditional security products often miss. This includes spyware attacks, online scams, and sites that spam you. Compatible browsers:· Internet Explore 7 and above· Firefox 3.5 and above· Chrome 10 and above Here are some key features of "McAfee SiteAdvisor":
· When you search with Google, Yahoo! or MSN, SiteAdvisor's safety ratings appear next to search results.
· As you browse, a small button on your browser toolbar changes color based on SiteAdvisor's safety results.
· Menu options on SiteAdvisor's toolbar let you customize SiteAdvisor or see a site's detailed test results.
· Detailed test results for every site are just one click away
· 400 Mhz processor
· 128 MB RAM
· 5 MB free disk space
· Internet connection
· 30 days trial period Reasons why this program is marked as ad-supported:
· Offers to download or install software or components (Yahoo toolbar) that the program does not require to fully function
· Offers to change the default search engine for web browsers installed in the system