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Internet - Antivirus and Antispyware??

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ok i have 2 questions:

1.What is the best virus protection software for mac, and how necessary is it?? there ne anti-spyware 4 macs, and is it necessary?

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there are currently no spyware, adware, or viruses for mac, antivirus software is only necessary if you are networking or sharing files with pc's because you can spread a virus, it just won't harm your mac.
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agreed. you can read up on this
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This is basically what macman mentioned above. He knows his stuff/always answers this question promptly.

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