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Sophos FREE Antivirus for Mac (download)



As Apple computers grow more popular than ever, they're an increasingly-enticing target for hackers. And these hackers aren't just mischief-makers—by targeting your computer or applications you use, these criminals are out to steal and profit from your valuable personal information. Don't let them. Get free Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac today.

Introducing Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac Home Edition.
It's easy to install, quiet to run and simple to use—it keeps you safe from viruses, Trojans and worms without getting in your way.

High-grade protection without slowing you down.
Best of all, it's free full-featured anti-virus. You get business-grade protection for your Mac backed by our SophosLabs experts—they're on the job every day of the year, 24 hours a day.

As versatile as you want it to be, as powerful as you need it to be.
Nobody likes system pop-ups or system slow-downs. That's why our product won't annoy you with messages or take up your computer's resources. And once you install Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac Home Edition, you're the boss. Want it to just scan quietly in the background as you work? No problem. Need to create a custom scan to check what you want and leave out what you don't? It can do that, too.


A complete list of all free Mac OS X anti-virus software programs...

Sorted by users opinion:;productListing;pick

Top 3: eScan Anti Virus Security + Kaspersky Security + Avast Free Antivirus

Sorted by CNET Editors opinion:;productListing;pop

Top 3: Avast Free Antivirus + Sophos Antivirus for Mac Home Edition + Symantec iAntivirus

Devnullius' choice? Avast - never had problems (but I do NOT like Mac to begin with... I never tested the competition. Not often anyways ;p)

Choice by Downloads? Avast (2.054.801 downloads with CNET). 2nd are Symantec & Norton with approx. 400.000 downloads. Sophos has about 140.000 downloads...

So who you're gonna trust? Avast!

Before I sign off; this article gives an interesting read why a Mac *should* be safer than Windows...


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PS: be sure to check out the article about Mac OS X antivirus removal tools!,7956.msg19885.html#msg19885

Hi @Samker,

Thanks for sharing download link for Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac Home Edition, i will try to install and check the performance.


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