Facebook will put links to free virus-infected PCs
Facebook is already giving notifications to users when they detect a possible Malware infection on a machine, and now provide links to two free antivirus: Microsoft Security Essentials and McAfee Scan and Repair. Users of Mac will offer a link to the Apple Security Updates.
Previously, if you suspected of having a malware or Virus on your computer, you should run an Antivirus outside the social network, Facebook now gives you the option to enter the ‘Malware Checkpoint’ and choose from the antivirus Microsoft or the McAfee .
McAfee option will download a program to run on only once and perform a full scan for viruses, while Microsoft is a complete security tool that must be installed on the computer
Link: Facebook connects users to free antivirus software (CNET)Tags: Antivirus, Facebook, Malware, McAfee, Security, Virus