McAfee Internet Security Protects Mac Users from Web Threats; McAfee Family Protection Blocks Inappropriate Content
SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 20, 2010 - McAfee, Inc. (NYSE:MFE), the world’s largest dedicated security company, has extended its industry-leading protection to millions of Mac consumers with the launch of McAfee® Internet Security and McAfee® Family Protection for Mac. McAfee Internet Security empowers consumers to surf the web safely, while McAfee Family Protection allows parents to filter inappropriate content from their children.
McAfee Internet Security -- The Strongest Protection for Macs
“McAfee Internet Security suite helps Apple users confidently live their digital lives,” said Todd Gebhart, executive vice president and general manager, consumer, mobile and small business at McAfee. “It will protect Mac users from the growing threats users experience while searching the Internet every day, and McAfee Family Protection allows parents to keep a watchful eye over their kids’ activities.”
McAfee Internet Security for Mac includes the following features and benefits:
McAfee Internet Security for Mac is available today on Mac OS 10.5 or later in the United States, Canada, Australia, United Kingdom, Italy, France, Germany, Spain, Mexico and Japan. It will be available in the United States for $79.99 USD. For more information, please visit: www.mcafee.com/mac.
McAfee Family Protection -- Keeping Families Safe on the Mac
According to a recent survey by McAfee and Harris Interactive, 55 percent of 13-17 year olds said that they hide what they do online from their parents and 36 percent said they would change their online behavior if they knew their parents were watching. Just as with the PC version, McAfee Family Protection for Mac is designed to give parents a way to protect and monitor their children when using the Internet.
McAfee Family Protection includes the following features and benefits:
McAfee Family Protection is available today on Mac OS 10.5 or later in the United States, United Kingdom and Australia. It will be available in the United States for $39.99 USD. For more information, please visit: www.mcafee.com/mac.
McAfee Family Protection is also available for Apple mobile products, including the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. For more information about McAfee® Family Protection iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, please visit the McAfee mobile site at http://m.mcafee.com. McAfee released McAfee® Family Protection for the PC in June 2009.
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