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Does Antivirus by McAfee on NAS Synology helps prevent Ransomware?

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Hi,

I am using NAS Synology. I found there is a version of McAfee antivirus called Antivirus by McAfee. I think it's better than Free Antivirus so I an intending to buy it.

Ransomware on NAS Synology raises day by day, so Do Antivirus by McAfee can prevent Ransomware? Thank you.

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Re: Does Antivirus by McAfee on NAS Synology helps prevent Ransomware?

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Hi @nthkmf 

Greetings from McAfee!

McAfee will prevent ransomware attacks on NAS devices as McAfee software uses our Global Threat Intelligence (GTI) technology. GTI provides enhanced detection of unknown threats based on the behavior of the file. Kindly refer the below article for details about GTI.

Global Threat Intelligence (GTI)

Alternatively, You can always contact the chat support using below link for immediate assistance.

McAfee Support

Regards,
Sudharsanam G

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Re: Does Antivirus by McAfee on NAS Synology helps prevent Ransomware?

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Amazing @Sudharsanam_G1 , thank you for your reply. I am confident with this on my NAS and share it with my friends. Stay safe!

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Re: Does Antivirus by McAfee on NAS Synology helps prevent Ransomware?

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Hi @nthkmf 

Greetings from McAfee!

McAfee will prevent ransomware attacks on NAS devices as McAfee software uses our Global Threat Intelligence (GTI) technology. GTI provides enhanced detection of unknown threats based on the behavior of the file. Kindly refer the below article for details about GTI.

Global Threat Intelligence (GTI)

Alternatively, You can always contact the chat support using below link for immediate assistance.

McAfee Support

Regards,
Sudharsanam G

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Re: Does Antivirus by McAfee on NAS Synology helps prevent Ransomware?

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Amazing @Sudharsanam_G1 , thank you for your reply. I am confident with this on my NAS and share it with my friends. Stay safe!

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