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AntiVirus and Firewall


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I am an iMac G5 Newbie.
Can anyone suggest a good antivirus and firewall for my new iMac?

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Boy, here it comes from the forum, the os firewall is great, what virus ever has been reported on a os x? do a search answer; nada Virex ok, norton bad.
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There has not been any viruses for OS X and there is a built in firewall in OS X just got to System Prefernces -> Sharing and turn on the firewall there

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There has not been any viruses for OS X and there is a built in firewall in OS X just got to System Prefernces -> Sharing and turn on the firewall there
Thank you for your PATIENT and clear response.
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