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McAfee Internet Security

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McAfee Internet Security 2013 is one of the available tiers in McAfee's 2013 suite of security products. McAfee Internet Security 2013 includes all of the features of McAfee All Access 2013, excepting McAfee SafeKey, McAfee All Access, online cloud features, tablet/mac support, social-network protection, hacker/thief protection, and identity protection.

Read the full review of McAfee's 2013 security software on the McAfee All Access 2013 product page. The rating for McAfee Internet Security 2013 is independent of the rating for McAfee All Access 2013.

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  • All versions:

    3.3 stars

    out of 402 votes

    • 5 star: 116
    • 4 star: 94
    • 3 star: 59
    • 2 star: 46
    • 1 star: 87
  • Current version:

    1.3 stars

    out of 3 votes

    • 5 star: 0
    • 4 star: 0
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 1
    • 1 star: 2
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  • 1.0 stars

    "Nothing....."

    January 31, 2014  |   By ThatGuy90

    Version: McAfee Internet Security 2014

    Pros

    Nothing....

    Cons

    pretty much everything.

    Summary

    ........................

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Must skip this software"

    January 31, 2014  |   By CraigM25

    Version: McAfee Internet Security 2014

    Pros

    Simple interface

    Cons

    Bloated software that isn't efficient or effective

    Summary

    When possible, skip McAfee and Symantec software. Both companies manufacture poor software that is difficult to remove and does a poor job of detecting viruses and malware.

    Consider Microsoft Security Essentials, Avast, or TrendMicro

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  • 2.0 stars

    "Sluggish and Broken"

    January 30, 2014  |   By RCOS_Development

    Version: McAfee Internet Security 2014

    Pros

    I can't fill in this section, because the software didn't run at all. However, I'll give a thumbs up for allowing for Shaw Communications Internet Customers a free subscription for McAfee Internet Security.

    Cons

    The software installed in 1.5 hours (fresh install of Windows XP with 4 GB of RAM). After it installed, it immediately crashed upon opening it for the first time. I restarted the computer, and the software crashed again.

    Summary

    I wouldn't recommend using Intel Security/McAfee Internet Security, as it has evolved into a bloated and slow piece of software. Especially if you are trying to use a low end computer, don't even think of putting this on it.

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