Keep you and your family safe online

Our security package helps to protect you from online threats, giving you peace of mind.

  • Protect your Windows Desktops and Laptops

    Available for Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7 and Windows Vista with SP1

  • Email, surf and chat with confidence

    Once installed on your PC, Plusnet Protect will provide Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware and Anti-Spam protection from malicious software, malicious social networking links and junk email

  • Keep intruders away from your PCs

    Plusnet Protect uses two-way firewalls to prevent remote hacking access to your PCs. The "My Home Network" feature shows you all of your connected devices

  • Surf, search and browse the web safely

    McAfee SiteAdvisor® helps assist your judgement on website authenticity through an easy to use traffic-light system

  • Let your kids surf with confidence

    Set safe boundaries for your children with parental controls, by setting the type of online content you believe is acceptable

  • Protect up to 7 PCs

    Network Manager allows you to protect up to 7 Windows PCs

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Product Unlimited & Unlimited Fibre Extra Unlimited Fibre
First 3 months free
then £2 a month

Thinking of joining us?

Just select Plusnet Protect when ordering one of our broadband and phone packages.

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Existing customers

You can add Plusnet Protect in the Member Centre on our Add-Ons page.

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