McAfee Site Advisor is a web safety tool that identifies websites that are linked to spyware, adware, spam, viruses, browser-based attacks, phishing, or online fraud. It adds red, yellow and green icons to your browser and search engines results. It's included with McAfee Internet Security Suite and automatically installed on your web browser when you install McAfee Internet Security Suite.
Make transactions online safely – McAfee Site Advisor's advanced protection uses a combination of database blocking and real-time analysis to help identify scam websites that try to steal your personal information.
For more information about phishing and other email scams, read our Keep your email account safe article.
What the Safe (green) sign means - We tested the website and didn't find any significant problems.
What the Caution (yellow) sign means - Our tests revealed some minor security or nuisance issues with the website, or the site's had past security issues.
What the Dangerous (red) signs means - Our tests revealed some serious issues to consider before using this website at all e.g. the website sent us lots of spam email, bundled adware with a download, or has a business relationship with a company known for bad practices.
To see more information about the website, roll your mouse over the McAfee icon in your browser toolbar or on the search results page. You can also visit any website's report page for detailed safety information and read what users have to say.