Although the software giant will stop providing updates to the venerable OS this April, it will keep offering anti-malware updates until July 2015.
That resounding "Atchoo!" sound you just heard is a collective sneeze coming from thousands of infected Macs. Will you install anti-malware software now that Mac malware is said to be on the rise?
Security startup Dasient joins Twitter to apply it malware-fighting platform to the "world's largest real-time information network."
Company notes the first anniversary of Microsoft Security Essentials, its free anti-malware software, by publicizing some sobering security statistics.
The company didn't mention anything about adding an anti-malware update to OS X 10.6.4, which it released on Tuesday, Sophos says.
New service is aimed at protecting Web surfers from malware lurking in ads.
The social network will incorporate anti-malware technology from security provider ESET in an attempt to further protect users from the bad guys.
The new anti-malware utility joins other free options for OS X
The latest version of the free anti-virus/anti-malware program for Windows PCs runs on Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7.
Apple quietly updates anti-malware definitions in Mac OS X Snow Leopard to detect new variant of rogue antivirus malware.