McAfee WebAdvisor is your trusty companion that helps keep you safe from threats while you browse and search the web. WebAdvisor helps protect you from malware and phishing attempts while you surf, without impacting your browsing performance or experience.
Blocks malware and phishing sites if you accidentally click on a malicious link.
Alerts you if you type a web address incorrectly and helps point you in the right direction.
Scans your downloads and alerts you if there's a known risk.
Over 600 million protected devices and counting.
Click confidently by protecting yourself from malicious sites that could contain adware, spyware, viruses and phishing scams. Start your worry-free web browsing for free by downloading McAfee WebAdvisor.
McAfee WebAdvisor includes the following features:
Misclick Protection that blocks malware and phishing sites if you accidentally click on a malicious link
Typo Protection that protects you if you type a web address incorrectly and helps point you in the right direction
Safer Downloads that scans your downloads and alerts you if we find a risk
Security Check that inspects to see if your firewall and antivirus are activated before you surf
Safe Browsing uses a color-coded system to let you know which links are safe to click.
To install McAfee WebAdvisor:
Click Free Download.
Click Save and select a location on your computer to save the WebAdvisor setup file.
NOTE: Depending on your web browser and settings, you might need to click a bar or button to allow the file download.
When the download completes, open the setup program and follow the on-screen instructions to install McAfee WebAdvisor.
NOTE: After you restart your web browser, you might be prompted to select McAfee Secure Search as your default search provider.
Windows 10, 8.1, 8, and 7 (32- and 64-bit)
Internet Explorer 10.0 or later
Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based)
Microsoft Edge (Windows 10 only, Fall Creators Update required)