What is BT Web Protect? Turn on free protection against security threats and phishing scams

BT Web Protect will protect you online across all your devices at home and when you’re connected to a UK BT Wi-fi hotspot.

Last updated: 15 March 2018 - 9.53am

If you're a BT Broadband customer and haven't already switched on your free BT Web Protect, it couldn't be easier. BT Web Protect will protect you from viruses, phishing and other security threats online across all your devices at home and when you’re out and about and connected to a UK BT Wi-fi hotspot.

You don’t need to download software or follow a long set-up process. Just click here to activate it, or below the animation to log into your ‘My BT’ account and get BT Web Protect turned on.

[Read: Free wi-fi, nuisance call blocking and more - 7 brilliant extras BT customers can enjoy]

BT Web Protect is part of your free BT Extras, including BT Virus Protect and BT Cloud. BT Virus Protect is also free, but slightly different in that it's software you download that provides anti-virus and anti-spyware protection.

[Read more: BT Virus Protect - protect your computer from viruses for free]

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How to get BT Web Protect

  1. Log into My BT.
  2. Look for 'Manage your extras.'
  3. Scroll down to BT Web Protect and click Setup BT Web Protect.
  4. The service will be active in 2 hours.

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