McAfee® BoostKit Virus protection
Identity theft and user’s privacy invasion are the leading online threats in today’s information age. The
How does McAfee BoostKit offer protection against viruses and other online threats?
race to secure your system is not just against online security threats such as viruses, hackers, Trojans, boots, spyware and keyloggers but also against actual theft of your desktop or laptop. Whichever the case is, if data held in your system is not adequately protected, it can open for the user identity theft that in turn results in greater financial lose. Bridging on this gap, McAfee has come up with an innovative security application that aims at safeguarding user’s confidential files such as financial records, tax returns, social security number, bank account details and client transaction files. It protects against possible threats i.e. hackers, thieves, spyware, intruders and other malicious malware by enabling advanced file encryption.
Discussed here is how the application offers protection, its benefits and effect on system performance:
- How the application offers protection against viruses
- Application benefits
- Effect on system performance
How the application offers protection against viruses
Files held in the system disk are protected using 256-bit Advanced Encryption Standard technology that ensures that files cannot be accessed or viewed without a decryption key that cannot be cracked even with the more advanced cracking software. Where different users utilize the same laptop or desktop, the application provides for creation of safe areas – vaults to, securely store user files such that users logged in the system cannot access non-related account data without a password. In a shared environment, it hides user files from view and enables safe transfer of files between communicating devices without the fear of tapping. In addition, it provides an added security layer over the basic computer security against known threats.
By installing and running the application, you can be rest assured that in an event that you lose your laptop the data held there in are safe from preying eyes. The risk of exposing your data by unauthorized USB transfer is guarded against as the program creates a volt on USB ports such that all files transferred from the PC to USB storage devices are automatically encrypted. Finally yet importantly, the 30-day money back satisfaction guarantee ensures that for whatever reason you may find the software unfavorable after purchase you can return it and get a refund.
Effect on system performance
The system requirement to install and run the program includes 500 MHz CPU speed, 256 MB RAM and 10 MB hard disk space. Compared to today’s advanced laptop and desktop development, they are but of a small significance ensuring that, you are able to carry on with daily chores without interference. In addition, it has been designed for Windows 7/ Windows Vista and Windows XP.
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