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Apple Notebooks Apple's notebook computers including MacBook Pro, MacBook, MacBook Air, PowerBook, and iBook.

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Should I install an antivirus program or firewall on my new ibook when I get it? If so, can you recommend any? Any freeware ones?
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OS X has a built in firewall (System Preferences -> Sharing)

You only need a virus program if you are connected to a windows network. There are no viruses for Macs but you can still pass them along to windows computers on the network

Don't forget to use the new User Reputation System
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You don't need anything third party unless you need to network to windows computers. Open system preferences, sharing and turn on the Mac firewall. That's all you need. I recommend NOT using Norton
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