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Are there AV ratings sites for MAC computers?


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Posted 21 September 2012 - 02:27 PM

Is there a place equivalent to AV-Comparatives but for MAC computers?

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Posted 21 September 2012 - 03:13 PM

I am unable to find one that has any testing 'in the wild' associated with their ratings.

The only two things I saw with my, admittedly quick, check that were not single product reviews were as follows:

About.com's The Best Mac Antivirus Software List

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TopTen Review's 2012 Best Mac Antivirus Software Comparisons and Reviews

They seem to be just multi vendor non-subjective listings of MAC AV's.

Hopefully someone who has more MAC experience and exposure than I, will have better luck or even knowledge of a more subjective site.

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Posted 21 September 2012 - 03:52 PM

Thanks. I landed on them as well. Insufficient.

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Posted 21 September 2012 - 06:14 PM

Insufficient.


I concur. :thumbup2:

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Posted 24 September 2012 - 09:28 AM

PC Mag has a write up of several anti-virus program for Mac: 12 Antivirus Apps for the Mac

There is a preview link with each that provides more details...but still this is not as comprehensive as AV-Comparatives. In time I suspect they may expand into such reviews for Macs.
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