Thread: firewall, spyware etc software
09-30-2008, 08:12 AM #1
firewall, spyware etc software
- Member Since
- Dec 18, 2007
- MACBOOK PRO 2.6ghz 4gb ram
Im currently running leopard with the built in firewall i was looking for some antivirus, spyware software possibly a different firewall any suggestions as im not sure whats good for macs! Thanks
09-30-2008, 08:17 AM #2
There are no viruses or spyware for Macs. Hence you don't need any antivirus software.
09-30-2008, 08:19 AM #3
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- Dec 20, 2006
- Lake Mary, Florida
- 15" MBP, Core i7/2GHz, 8GB RAM, 480GB Crucial M500 SSD
There's no need for an anti-virus or spyware solution as there currently are no viruses and only a couple of trojans out there that are easily avoided by simply being vigilant when prompted for your password.
If you'd like a firewall that gives you a more granular degree of control over outbound traffic, check into Little Snitch.Liquid and computers don't mix. It might seem simple, but we see an incredible amount of people post here about spills. Keep drinks and other liquids away from your expensive electronics!
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