Please refer to the following Removal Guide Here
Search Protect and various others are part of the Notorious Conduit (PUP)
Although these particular programs are not (Virus,s) They present malicious traits. McAfee is not alone in this,as other Major Vendors Classify them as (Potentially Unwanted Programs ) as well.
Some of the same (Free) Tools used in this Removal Guide, can be found below my Signature.
You may want to keep the Malwarebytes (Free) Version on your system,as it is designed to detect and compliment all Anti-Virus Applications. And is entirely compatible. Do not accept the (Free) trial/or activate.
The (Free) Version will suffice.
I recommend running the Latest McAfee (Getsusp) Tool as well.Please remember to enter your Email address under "Preferences" before scanning.
Wishing you all the very best,
Edit; For typos
Since our new Community, our prior Links have ceased to exist. I felt it to be beneficial to send you the Link to some (Free) Superb Tools to keep on board, should the need arise.
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All the Very Best,
McAfee Volunteer Moderator