Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Share Post: Reddit Facebook
McAfee Total Security handles both malicious ransomware and malicious crypto miners
Certainly! Let’s explore how McAfee Total Security handles both malicious ransomware and malicious crypto miners:

Malicious Ransomware:
Ransomware is a type of malware that encrypts a victim’s files or locks their computer systems, rendering data inaccessible. Cybercriminals then demand a ransom in exchange for the decryption key.
McAfee provides protection against known and common types of ransomware, including Petya, BadRabbit, and WannaCry. It actively scans your computer for viruses, including ransomware, and removes them.
Regularly updating your security software ensures that you’re protected against the latest ransomware threats.
Malicious Crypto Miners:
Cryptojacking occurs when dishonest individuals (cryptojackers) set up websites that secretly use visitors’ computer resources (such as power, processor, and memory) to mine cryptocurrencies without consent.
To combat this threat, McAfee introduced a feature called Cryptojacking Blocking within McAfee WebAdvisor. When enabled, it identifies known cryptojacking scripts and prevents them from using your computer’s resources for mining digital coins.
So, whether it’s ransomware or cryptojackers, McAfee Total Security has you covered! ?️?    Website status:


We combed through this website and everything looks good to us. You're safe!

Search Engines      McAfee WebAdvisor

Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  McAfee Total Protection 16.0.R118 A.I & Cloud mrtrout 0 235 06-17-2024 , 02:09 AM
Last Post: mrtrout
  McAfee’s AI-powered security Next-gen Threat Protection mrtrout 0 297 05-25-2024 , 09:36 AM
Last Post: mrtrout
  Bitdefender Total Security A.I. & CLOUD A.I. mrtrout 0 296 05-22-2024 , 03:33 PM
Last Post: mrtrout
  McAfee Total Security Detect & Block Against PUPs & Keyloggers mrtrout 0 424 05-09-2024 , 08:13 PM
Last Post: mrtrout
  McAfee Total Security A.I. & CLOUD & Malware Detections mrtrout 0 295 05-09-2024 , 08:01 PM
Last Post: mrtrout

Forum Jump:

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)