New testing outlines which Mac malware tools detect known threats the best.
Testing security suites isn't glamorous, but effective software can be all that keeps you from an infected machine. Here's how CNET determines security suite performance.
Sophos antivirus for Mac is free and detects malware targeting Mac and Windows systems.
Though the Mac has been known to be relatively malware free, the platform's rising popularity is seeing more malware focused toward it.
Even without a security suite, Windows 8 is safer than Windows 7. Adding just about any third-party security suite makes it even safer, a new study finds.
The donationware ClamXav and the free Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac combine real-time protection, automatic updates, and on-demand malware scanners to help prevent infections.
Facebook helps users get their malware infected computers cleaned up.
The social network says its blacklist has also been augmented by the security firms, which have offered up their own URL blacklist databases.
This one-year, one-user license would normally cost you $24.99.
Microsoft no longer supports XP users, but a host of antivirus products tested by AV-Test can still defend you from viruses.