Joe Schwartz | Antivirus UK Editor
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As a Mac owner, you may have heard that Mac OS X computers can’t get viruses. So why would you need antivirus software? In truth, all computers, whether PC or Mac, are at risk of becoming infected with malware, cyber-spying, or other threats. Therefore, Intego X9 antivirus software for Mac makes a great option for Mac users who need solid computer and data protection. The Intego X9 antivirus Mac software offers real-time antivirus protection, scanning files to keep them free of malware.
Unlike most of its competitors, Intego X9 antivirus software provides specialized protection for Mac OS X operating systems including Mac OS 10.8 or higher. Their software, in partnership with Panda, also works with Windows computers as well. Intego VirusBarrier scans and protects mobile iOS devices whenever they are plugged into your computer. This prevents mobile devices like your iPhone, iPad, or iPod from passing malware to your computer.
Intego X9 for Mac computers protects against OS X and Windows malware including Mac viruses, Windows viruses, Unix viruses, Microsoft Word and Excel macro viruses, Trojan horses, worms, Ransomware, spyware, adware, hacking tools, dialers, keyloggers, and scareware (fake security programs).
The software’s firewall network protection works both at home and on the go. Intego X9 also comes with anti-phishing capabilities to protect sensitive personal information. Their software also protects your computer from harmful files that may enter via external hard drives or connected phones.
Intego X9 antivirus software provides 24/7 real-time protection that scans for viruses in emails for popular email clients. Intego VirusBarrier also scans for malicious files received via email on your iOS devices so that those files do not infect your computer.
Downloading files or software onto your Mac can potentially infect your computer with malicious software. Intego X9 antivirus software provides automatic and real-time scans so you can download files worry-free.
Often while we’re working on the computer, we don’t have the time or knowledge to effectively protect our computer from malicious files. Intego X9 provides real-time protection with automatic scans so you don’t have to take time to manage the software.
Intego’s online support includes a searchable knowledge base with product information and common questions. Intego also hosts active social media pages on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, and YouTube. If you have specific questions, you can get in touch with support via email, post, and telephone.
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