How do I set up BT virus protection?

Is BT free antivirus any good?

Most broadband providers include a form of viruses and malware protection in their packages, and some team up with big names to provide you with the best protection online. BT Web Protect is free, reliable and does the job effectively and efficiently.

Is BT Virus Protect as good as McAfee?

BT Virus Protect from McAfee is better than it used to be since the last full update. As it no longer slows down our PC/laptop as much as it used to when doing a virus scan. BT virus Protect from McAfee is much the same as McAfee Total Protection.

Do you still get McAfee with BT?

BT, in particular, will give its subscribers a complete Security solution which includes McAfee protection called BT Virus Protect, which supports up to 15 devices including computers and Android phones and tablets. The BT Security offering also automatically keeps kids safe with built-in parental controls.

How much does BT Virus Protect cost?

BT Virus Protect comes with either 2 or 15 licences, and it’s free with all broadband products. This means you can install it on up to 2 or 15 computers or laptops; PCs or Macs. If you get two licences but want more, you can buy 15-licence BT Virus Protect for just £4 a month, with the first month absolutely free.

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Should I activate BT Web Protect?

Yes, you do. BT Web Protect offers online protection by warning you if you‘re about to visit a potentially harmful website. BT Virus Protect builds on this, giving you an extra layer of security, both online and offline. It protects against viruses, scams, spyware, phishing attacks and other internet threats.

Does BT virus protection slows down my computer?

Re: BT Virus Protect install has slowed Windows IE

Assuming you are running Windows 10, then the protection included with it, is normally fine.

Which is the most secure Internet provider?

If you want the most secure Internet provider, then go with Verizon Fios. A strong competitor to Verizon Fios is Google Fiber. Google Fiber, as the name suggests, also offers fiber optic Internet. They offer incredibly fast speeds — up to 1,000 Mbps — and a secure connection.

How do I get rid of BT Virus Protect?

Removing BT Virus Protect from a PC

  1. Go to Start Control Panel Programs. …
  2. On the next screen, select both the “BT Virus Protect” and “SiteAdvisor” check boxes and then click Remove.
  3. Once the software has been removed, click on Restart now to restart your PC.
  4. Click on Run to run it there and then.

How do I get Internet Security?

How Can I Secure My Internet Connection?

  1. Rename routers and networks.
  2. Use strong passwords.
  3. Keep everything updated.
  4. Turn on encryption.
  5. Use multiple firewalls.
  6. Turn off the WPS (Wi-Fi protected setup) setting.
  7. Use a VPN (virtual private network).

Does BT Virus Protect scan for malware?

BT Virus Protect is a free anti-virus btapp for BT Broadband customers, keeping Android phones and tablets safe from viruses, spyware and other malware, using the latest anti-theft features.

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Does BT Virus Protect work on Iphone?

BT Virus Protect is just for Android devices and desktop computers runnnig Windows / OS X. They don’t make a product for iOS.