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This premium edition of the free SiteAdvisor blocks also links from IM and e-mail, but we question whether that's enough to justify the additional cost.

February 16, 2007

3 stars Editors' rating February 16, 2007

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McAfee announces 'triple play' in its consumer releases

For 2008, McAfee bundles its SiteAdvisor and mobile editions with its desktop software.

By October 1, 2007


Security Bites videocast

CNET News.com's Joris Evers and CNET's Robert Vamosi discuss Windows pests coming to Macs, the endless stream of IE flaws, McAfee's purchase of SiteAdvisor, why phishing works and Microsoft's upcoming Patch Tuesday.

November 1, 2007


Spot a phishing e-mail in 2014

Has your account been compromised? Have you recently won a contest? Chances are good a hacker is trying to reel you in.

By January 27, 2014


McAfee to acquire ScanAlert

Security software maker announces plans to acquire Hacker Safe site certifier in a cash deal worth approximately $51 million.

By October 30, 2007


Linkscanner Pro

Linkscanner Pro does a superb job of ferreting out sites defaced with dangerous hacker code, but for complete antiphishing protection, you'll still need a second program, such as the free Netcraft toolbar.

February 16, 2007

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 16, 2007

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Haute Secure pledges safe-surfing toolbar for IE

New company hopes to improve upon existing toolbars already on the market.

By July 11, 2007


How to spot dangerous links before you click them

Internet crooks are adept at breaching Web security techniques, which makes it more important than ever for people to verify sites before they visit them.

By May 1, 2012


Firefox add-on blocks malicious search results

The free Search Engine Security add-on from Zscaler attempts to thwart malware lurking in bogus search-engine results by making page requests appear to originate elsewhere.

By August 11, 2010


Essential Firefox security add-ons

No browser is unbreachable, but the security add-ons available for Mozilla's Firefox browser certainly put the odds in your favor.

By November 17, 2009