Facebook Gives Free Antivirus Software Licenses From Top Vendors
2 days ago, Facebook added a security section to the marketplace that offers free antivirus software licenses for six months for more than 900 million users. The debut of the section begins with five companies: Microsoft, McAfee, TrendMicro, Sophos and Symantec.
In addition to protection against malware on discharges, these five companies will also increase the security system for Facebook that is for a malicious URL black list so each time when you click on these addresses these Antivirus’ will protect your account from being hacked. The Anti-Virus that now you can download for free with up to six months are:
- Microsoft Security Essentials (it’s free)
- McAfee Internet Security 2012
- Trend Micro Internet Security for PC and Mac
- Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac, Home Edition
- Norton AntiVirus
Increasingly, the links which are shared on Facebook with malicious intent and that was the same social network which is providing tools to help combat speaks very well. Of course, with so much malware and it seemed that almost everything was the fault of Facebook. But now Facebook is clearing the air, and making it’s users happy by prividing free antivirus software licenses.