Whenever a new virus is discovered, Intego's Virus Monitoring Center goes into action to provide updated virus definitions, which you can download using Intego NetUpdate. This is a very fast product, and having it run in the background is a big plus. You may think your Mac is safe from common Windows ailments that viruses cause, but there is still the danger of existing viruses or new viruses spreading to your Mac and damaging your files. Go to the Virus Barrier preferences, click on the Scanner icon, then put the "sparse barrier" file from Time Machine into your Trusted Zone and it will then run without conflicts. VirusBarrier X5 scans for all kinds of Mac malware:
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I was always concerned because I never found a list of viruses that it checks for. Image Unavailable Image not available for Color: Good software - always works but I have never gotten a Virus on a Mac.
This is a very fast product, and having it run in the background is a big plus. It didn't catch it.
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See offer for details. See All Buying Options. I put a PC virus on a thumbrive and scanned it with VirusBarrier. I decided to test it. Feedback If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?
Share your thoughts with other customers. Mac Washing Machine Version Update Information New in this version: It is easier to set up and use than NAV. It constantly examines all the files that your computer reads and writes, as well as watches for suspicious activity that may be the sign of viruses acting on applications or other files. Filter updates are available through NetUpdate only.
Mac Premium Bundle X9 Version Apple's anti-malware function runs only on Mac OS X If your operating system is older than OS X VirusBarrier X5's real-time scanner scans all files automatically so malware is detected immediately. VirusBarrier thoroughly protects against viruses and malware of all types, coming from infected files or applications, whether virsbarrier CD-ROMs, DVDs or other removable media, or in files downloaded over the Internet or other types of networks.
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