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Symantec Anti Virus - Does it detect Mac Viruses, Windows Viruses or both?


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I was wondering if anyone out there knew if Symantec Anti Virus detects viruses that only affect Macs or if it detects viruses for windows as well?
Mine found a few, and was wondering since I haven't noticed anything go wrong with my MacBook.
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Since there aren't any Mac viruses, I would imagine it finds primarily Windows viruses.


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And only Windows. Have a read of this for your well being:-


Mac OS X anti-virus software: More trouble than it's worth? | MacFixIt - CNET Reviews
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The software companies have done a remarkable job of creating and marketing a product that is simply unnecessary.
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