Yes, McAfee is a good anti-virus program. I think it is good enough for home PC. :D
You can confirm whether it is a false positive by uploading the file to virustotal.com for analysis.
There are many good and powerful anti-virus program as:
Kaspersky Internet Security 2012
Eset Smart Security
Absolutely yes, Eset Nod32 is a powerful anti-virus program.
I took it to protect my home computer for many year.
Never catch any problem...
Comodo is a very good firewall.
But I have eset smart security on my PC, it works as anti-virus, anti-spyware, anti-malware and firewall.
I have no idea about that before.
But now I know it. :D
I will never try norton.
But if you install Microsoft Security Essential, I think you do not need to turn on the windows defender. MSE does the same job as defender but...
Yes, Free antivirus program is also good.
I think it's good enough for home PC.
Maybe you can try AVG-FREE.
Have no idea, but I think this program is old-fashioned.
ESET I would like to recommend. :)
That's sucks. It seems that you need to close the process manually.
As most member here suggest you uninstall McAfee, maybe you can choose to...
Is there any hint what website your browser redirect you to?
Because some are rootkit virus, which you need special tool to kill.
ESET of course is better than Mcafee.
Ad.yieldmanager.com is a tracking cookie. This is not a virus or a Trojan. Cookies are harmless and don't represent any threats.
I have similar situation on my Asus. Sometimes, there's no option for me to enter the password. I have press the shut down button to powerful off...
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