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Antivirus software: macOS High Sierra (10.13)

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Download Download and install McAfee antivirus software for Mac.

 

Turn on threat prevention

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After installation, restart your Mac.

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Open McAfee Endpoint Security for Mac via Launchpad or your Applications folder.

New icon

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Select Preferences from the application's menu.

New menu

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In the pop-up window, choose the General tab and click on the padlock.

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When prompted, enter your Mac username and password to make changes.

New auth

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Set Threat Prevention to On.

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When prompted to approve the System Extension signed by McAfee, click OK.

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Open System Preferences via the Launchpad or your Applications folder, and choose Security & Privacy.

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Click Allow if you see the message "System software from developer McAfee, Inc was blocked from loading".


 

Hotfixes

We recommend installing the latest hotfix:

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Uninstaller

If you wish to uninstall McAfee software because you're experiencing problems or want to perform a fresh reinstallation, download and run this package. 

Download McAfee uninstaller

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