Today, Facebook has announced the new Antivirus Marketplace to allow you to download free antivirus software from the list of Microsoft, McAfee, TrendMicro, Sophos, and Symantec Internet Security to bring it security to your Facebook family.
This is what Facebook has quotes
Starting today, we will be incorporating the combined intelligence of Microsoft, McAfee, TrendMicro, Sophos, and Symantec to Facebook’s existing database of malicious URLs, and offering a wide selection of anti-virus software to our users. This program will help us provide even better protections to those using Facebook, no matter where they are on the web.
For people who are loggined into Facebook, will be able to download free software and protect their PC to the core. These softwares are brought with the help of Microsoft, McAfee, TrendMicro, Sophos, and Symantec to protect Facebook databse of all the malicious URLs. However, Facebook has also quoted that these Antivirus would help Facebook as well as users, who are all using Facebook, to a larger extent, no matter where and how they come from on the web.
Moreover, Facebook’s URL blacklist system, which scans trillions of clicks per day, will now incorporate the malicious URL databases from these security companies too, and augment Facebook’s existing level of protection.
With the help of these software, now you can expect Facebook to be more secure by scanning and tracking millions and trillions of clicks per day using the new URL blacklist system. These companies will inturn help Facebook to grow more and more securly and keep all users data and privacy safe and secure. The Facebook Antivirus Marketplace will be available to both Windows as well as Mac users. So just download all the essential Internet Security and Antivirus tools for free of cost from the Official Facebook.