Terrible that softwware is now the latest of things to jump on the subscription wagon. "something you pay for but never own" (mad)
Oh well that's an 'empirical' statement backed up with substantive evidence (unqualified opinion) we can all ignore at our peril.
I agree with the former and pitty you for the latter.
I've admined the enterprise version of McAfee for 7 years - it's not good. I've paid my own money for the consumer version of Norton for 13 years. And just paid for another 2 years.