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Review: VirusBarrier X5

If you're in the market for a fast-working antivirus program, VirusBarrier X5 10.5.2 is the gold standard. It will protect your Mac without making your other work grind to a halt.

Review: Norton AntiVirus 11

Norton AntiVirus (NAV) is the 800-pound gorilla of antivirus software, on both the Mac and the PC, and NAV 11 proves that reputation is well deserved.

Are smartphone viruses really a threat to your network?

All evidence points to the fact that smartphone viruses will be a threat to network even though they may not be at this time, Network World reports.

Sophos warns against iMunizator ‘scareware’

Sophos has issued a security bulletin to warn Mac users against what it calls "scareware:" a Mac app that's designed to scare users into paying money.

Norton AntiVirus Dual Protection for Mac debuts

Symantec has introduced a new anti-virus software package that protects Mac OS X and Windows together.

Vendors mull security software for OS X

Several security vendors are considering developing virus protection software for the Mac OS while one company has a prototype on standby.

Expo: Intego introduces X5 versions of personal security software

The new X5 versions of Intego's suite of personal security products include new interfaces and compatibility with both OS X 10.4 and 10.5.

Infoworld: Hackers take aim at Mac OS X

Among its list of 10 underreported stories from 2007, Infoworld lists Mac OS X's rising desirability of a target for hackers.