• Compatible with Windows & Mac
  • Full edition
  • Downloadable

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Make your digital life more secure with McAfee LiveSafe computer protection software.

Feel more confident online

With LiveSafe installed, you'll be able to surf, shop, bank, share and enjoy life on the internet with greater assurance. It's been made to defend your data, identity and the way you live in the digital world – across all of your devices.

The software supports Windows 8, so you'll be able to use your touch screen to manage security on your PC, tablet and smartphone for a more intuitive experience.

Multi-device security

With this annual subscription to McAfee LiveSafe you'll have your PCs, Macs, smartphones and tablets covered – plus there's assistance for lost devices, free support and advice.

The programme prevents viruses, malware, spyware and spam from reaching your computers, with a robust security system that works hard to block every element of harmful software. Real-time antimalware combines with a two-way firewall that thwarts fraudsters, phishers and hackers.

Advanced mobile security protects an unlimited number of phones and tablets, so if you lose your Android device you'll be able to track, locate and lock it remotely. Viruses and spyware are warded off, while unwanted calls and text messages can also be blocked.

Anti-theft system

from McAfee employs anti-theft technology so you can lock and locate your stolen computer.

Your data will remain encrypted while you track the device, and should the computer be recovered, the information can be quickly recovered without the software having to be restored. Remotely wipe your data if your PC can't be found.

Easier password management

Enjoy safe storage for the passwords for all your favourite sites across all devices – just remember the key that opens your McAfee LiveSafe SafeKey vault. The software then logs onto your account with one click, keeping passwords synched on all your equipment.

Voice and face recognition technology provide new levels of safety. The McAfee Personal Locker offers 1 GB of secure online storage where you can keep your financial records, passport and even deeds and trust documents. With biometric authentication, your voice and face are the only way to gain access to the files.

On top of all this, you have access to free support and fantastic advice 24/7 via phone, email or chat. Ultrabook devices owners get exclusive access to McAfee Security Advisors.

Beef up your computer security with McAfee LiveSafe

Product code: 074663

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Type Antivirus / Security
Version 2013
Media Download
Licence Unlimited users/devices (subject to fair usage policy), 1 year
Compatibility PC, Mac, smartphone, tablet and Android
Support 24/7 free technical support via email, phone, and chat
Languages English
Other features - Comprehensive cross-device protection
- Hardware enhanced anti-theft
- Secure cloud services
- Simple management
Operating system - Windows 8 (32- and 64-bit)
- Windows 7 (32- and 64-bit)
- Windows XP SP3 or higher (32-bit)
- Windows Vista SP1 (32- and 64-bit)
- Mac OS X 10.6 or higher
- Google Android smartphones and tablets 2.x, 3.2, and 4.0 (runs on Kindle Fire Devices)
- iOS 5 or higher (only supported by McAfee SafeKey password manager)
Account registration required Yes
System requirements - High-speed internet connection required

Supported Browsers for Anti-phishing:
- Internet Explorer 7.0 or later
- Firefox 12 or later
- Google Chrome 6.0 or higher
- Safari 5 or later

Required for Antispam Toolbar:

- Windows Mail or Outlook Express 6.0+
- Outlook XP+
- Thunderbird 5.0
- McAfee Anti-Spam also supports other POP3 email clients (without SSL) and web accounts