Gone are the carefree days when people used the Internet just for gathering information and sending email. Most are venturing online now to create and participate in full cyber lives. Millions of families worldwide are "Web wise" and using the Internet to learn, research, shop, buy, bank, invest, play games, download movies and music, re-connect with old friends, meet new people and do many other activities.
Though cyberspace is an exciting environment with a myriad of benefits, opportunities and conveniences, it is also an increasingly risky one, with numerous new threats emerging almost daily.
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With headquarters in Santa Clara, California, McAfee, Inc. is a leading supplier of network security and availability solutions. McAfee creates best-of-breed computer security solutions that prevent intrusions on networks and protect computer systems from the next generation of blended attacks and threats. More information on McAfee is available at www.mcafee.com
All McAfee products are backed with the respected anti-virus research organization, McAfee AVERT, which protects McAfee customers against the latest and most complex virus attacks.