McAfee Internet Security is an application that can protect your computer against malware and viruses. It's available free to all Shaw Internet customers. Below you'll find links to support articles that will help you install the app, run a virus scan, schedule virus scans, and more.
As the developer of this application McAfee offers the most up-to-date support information. If you have questions that weren't answered here try visiting McAfee Support.
Windows 8 / 8.1
Windows 7 (32 bit and 64 bit) with Service Pack 1 (SP1)
Windows XP (32 bit) with Service pack 3 or higher
Windows Vista (32 bit and 64 bit) with Service Pack 2 (SP2) or higher
1 GHz processor or higher
512 MB RAM or higher for Windows XP
2 GB RAM for Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10
500 MB of available free drive space
Supported Browsers for McAfee WebAdvisor for Vista and newer are listed below. Windows XP users will continue to see the existing SiteAdvisor toolbar, available in Internet Explorer 8, Firefox, and Chrome.
Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 or later
Mozilla Firefox (latest build)
Google Chrome (latest build)
Supported Email Programs
POP3 - Windows Mail, Microsoft Outlook Express, Microsoft Outlook, Netscape, IncrediMail, Thunderbird
MAPI - Outlook
Web - MSN/Hotmail, or email account with POP3 access
Required for Anti-Spam Toolbar Plug-In:
Outlook Express 6.0 or later
Microsoft Outlook 2000 or later
Thunderbird 1.5 or later
Anti-Spam also supports any other POP3 email client (without SSL) and web accounts