Anti-Virus Software and Macs


Joined
Sep 17, 2014
Messages
4,854
Reaction score
237
This article from www.macworld.com is certainly informative:

http://www.macworld.com/article/318...e-wont-save-your-mac-from-future-malware.html

Interesting that no mention of the excellent freeware program Malwarebytes Anti-Malware, and the excellent anti-virus program ClamXav, is made. A number of us (including myself) have recommended Malwarebytes, although it is intended to "treat" anti-malware (typically annoying and/or intrusive ads that appear when using a browser). And some of us (agin, myself included) have recommended ClamXav.

It would be useful of other knowledgeable folks could comment about this.
 
Ad

Advertisements

Joined
Aug 8, 2016
Messages
21
Reaction score
0
I used ClamXav, is a basic virus protection solution that doesn't include too many features, resulting in a low loss of computer performance. About Malwarebytes - I heard that there is no real-time protection :eek:
 
Joined
Dec 31, 2008
Messages
261
Reaction score
4
Malwarebytes, SCANGUARD, Dr Antivirus, IAativirus
just look on Apple store there's free one there.
 
Joined
Mar 27, 2018
Messages
6
Reaction score
0
I use Avast Free Mac Security and MacRepair, hand-in-hand, mainly because there is no moola involve. LOLs.
 
Ad

Advertisements

Joined
Jan 22, 2022
Messages
17
Reaction score
1
I use avira antivirus on my system, works good. Some time do act bad but mostly make the work done.
 
Ad

Advertisements


Ask a Question

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

You'll need to choose a username for the site, which only take a couple of moments. After that, you can post your question and our members will help you out.

Ask a Question

Top