Security Software & Tools:
McAfee SiteAdvisor software
McAfee SiteAdvisor, software is an award-winning, free browser plug-in that gives safety advice about Websites before you click on a risky site. These site ratings are based on tests conducted by McAfee using an army of computers that look for all kinds of threats (detailed below). The result is a guide to Web safety. The SiteAdvisor software is free, easy to install and even easier to use. And it doesn’t collect any personally identifiable information.
McAfee Security Scan Plus
McAfee Security Scan Plus is a free diagnostic tool that ensures you are protected by actively checking your computer for up-to-date anti-virus, firewall, web security software and scans for threats in any open programs.
A free quick scan of your PC to help identify software and hardware issues that might be impacting your PC’s performance.
Virus Removal Tools
Download the latest virus removal tools from McAfee Security. If your system is infected, the tools will remove the virus and repair any damage.
Norton Security Scan
Use Norton Security Scan to determine if your system has been infected with viruses, malware, spyware, or other threats. Newly added — the Cookie Manager that you can use to check for suspicious or dangerous cookies and remove those that raise a concern.
Microsoft Safety Scanner
Do you think your PC has a virus?
The Microsoft Safety Scanner is a free downloadable security tool that provides on-demand scanning and helps remove viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. It works with your existing antivirus software.
Webutation – Website Reputation
webutation.info – webutation.org makes the web a safer place. Webutation is an open community about Website Reputation and collects user feedback and customer experience about websites. tests websites against spyware, spam and scams with smart scanning technology in realtime. queries
- Google Safebrowsing against badware and phising fraud (which is used in Firefox as well and updates every half hour).
- Website Antivirus which scans sites against adware (popups), spyware (outgoing links) and viruses.
- WOT which collects some reviews about websites.
- Norton Safe Web
as well as many other website feedback resources. Browser Extensions available for Firefox & Google Chrome