McAfee® Total Protection

Security made simple - for your peace of mind.

We protect your devices and secure your digital life. Browse with confidence knowing that our award-winning security suite is working in the background to help keep you safe online.



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Here’s what you get with McAfee Total Protection


Parental Controls

Safe web browsing

Browse confidently knowing risky sites will be blocked.

Multi Device

Multi-device protection

Protect all of your compatible Windows, Mac OS, iOS, and Android devices.

Parental Controls

Identity theft protection**

Stay ahead of would-be identity thieves with our identity monitoring and recovery tools.



Award Winning

Award-winning Antivirus

Protect your computer and personal information from hackers and criminals.


Parental Controls

Safe Family

Guard your kids from harm, keep tabs on their activity, and regulate their screen time.


Safe Browsing

Secure VPN**

Keep your personal information and online habits private with our bank-grade encryption.



Optimized performance

Block auto-play videos on websites and minimize bandwidth usage.

Password manager

Password manager

Securely store and manage all your online passwords in a single location.

Home Network Security

Home network security

Secure your firewall and block hackers from accessing your home network.

Encrypted Storage

Encrypted storage

Keep sensitive files private by storing them with encryption on your PC.


McAfee® Shredder™

Delete sensitive files completely to ensure no traces are left behind.

Free Support

Free expert support

Get technical assistance from our friendly, dedicated team and support knowledge base

McAfee has your back


Award-winning security


Our award-winning security suite protects your Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android devices from malicious threats.

Over 500 million devices and counting are secured by McAfee Total Protection.




ID theft protection


You've worked hard, and we're here to protect that. With your subscription, get peace of mind knowing McAfee Total Protection is keeping tabs on your identity, includng SSN and cyber monitoring.**

Restoration specialists are available 24/7/365 to help answer questions and provide guidance on everything from using credit responsibly to full-blown identity theft.



100% money back guarantee


McAfee Total Protection subscribers are covered by our Virus Protection Pledge.

We help keep your devices virus-free with our multi-layered, 100% money-back guarantee protection.**




24/7 support


Our dedicated support team is available to provide friendly, around-the-clock technical assistance.

Whether you need help with download and installing, account management, or something in between, our specialists are ready to help.



Choose a plan that's right for you

1 Device / 1-Year Subscription

Frequently Asked Questions

At its core, McAfee Total Protection provides our award-winning antivirus to defend against viruses, online threats and ransomware with both cloud-based online and offline protection. Beyond your Windows PCs, McAfee Total Protection provides cross-device protection that extends your peace of mind to your Macs and iOS/Android mobile devices, so you can enjoy security at home and on-the-go across all your compatible devices. 

McAfee® WebAdvisor web protection enables you to sidestep attacks before they happen with clear warnings of risky websites, links and files, so you can browse, shop and bank with confidence. 

PC Optimization features help your PC go faster while ensuring you still have top-notch security. Web Boost helps rescue both your battery and bandwidth from distracting auto-play videos by automatically pausing them. And with App Boost, apps that you’re actively working on will automatically receive a boost in resources, so you can get the job done faster. 

Available with McAfee Total Protection for 10 devices, McAfee® Safe Family provides robust parental controls for your kids’ Windows PCs and Android/iOS devices. Packed with useful features, Safe Family gives you an extra set of hands to juggle your kids’ digital lives, from helping them build good habits to managing their app usage and online time. You can even keep track of their location when they’re getting some much-needed outdoor time. 

Because much of your digital life exists in files on your computer, you can use McAfee® QuickClean™, File Lock and Shredder™ to manage your privacy. Use McAfee QuickClean to remove temporary files and cookies to reclaim storage space and minimize exposure. File Lock allows you to create password-protected encrypted drives on your PC that only appear when you’ve unlocked them, perfect for storing sensitive files like tax returns and financial documents. And finally, when you’re looking to dispose of sensitive files, McAfee Shredder securely deletes files so that would-be thieves can’t put the pieces back together.

Our passwords are the keys to our digital kingdom. Take the guesswork out of creating and remembering complex passwords with our password manager, which can store, auto-fill and even generate unique complex passwords. For added convenience, you can access your shared passwords on your PC and mobile devices with a single account. 

Many vulnerabilities on your PC are due to out-of-date apps. With Vulnerability Scanner, you can update Windows and your apps from one place, streamlining Windows and application updates with a single tool that scans and installs critical updates.

Just say “no” to inbox-clogging junk mail by using our built-in spam filter for Microsoft® Outlook to remove junk mail before it reaches your inbox. 

And if you’re enrolled in auto-renew, McAfee Identity Theft Protection helps you stay ahead of identity theft with Dark Web and SSN; monitoring, 24/7 support and more.

McAfee’s Virus Protection Pledge that includes our 100% Guarantee: Viruses removed or your money back, available with auto-renewal.* For more information, see here

For any questions, free customer support is there when you need it, whether by phone, chat or online.

Once McAfee Total Protection is installed, you’ll be able to scan for viruses and quarantine/remove them.

When you open McAfee Total Protection for the first time after installing, you’ll be greeted by a guided tour that will help you run scans and discover capabilities.

McAfee Total Protection is available in three packages: for the individual, which covers one device; the multi-device package, which covers five devices; and the household package, which covers ten devices. McAfee software is compatible with Windows, Mac OS, iOS, and Android devices.

When you are enrolled in auto-renew, 30 days before your subscription is scheduled to expire, the credit card on file for your account is automatically billed, and your subscription is extended for another year. 

If your auto-renewal has been disabled, you will receive a message 30 days before expiry to inform you that your license is about to expire. You can then choose to renew your license for another year or purchase an upgrade.

If the McAfee Total Protection subscription expires, your software and security will deactivate. Once your anti-virus software's subscription has reached its expiration date, you’ll need to decide whether to resubscribe, purchase another solution or install a free solution. Otherwise, your computer will become susceptible to numerous virus threats.

McAfee Total Protection is compatible with laptops, desktops, tablets and mobile devices. You can find operating system compatibility on our System Requirements page.

Our Virus Protection Pledge to you:

We pledge to remove viruses on your devices or give you your money back, 100% guaranteed*

30-day Money Back Guarantee:

If you’re not completely satisfied, we’ll be more than happy to give you a prompt and courteous refund

24/7 security experts:

Get friendly, around-the-clock assistance from an expert on our dedicated security team