Rich Mogull, an independent security consultant and writer, finds it hard to recommend Mac antivirus tools for most consumers.
There is malware about that can harm your Mac, but if you use common sense precautions, there’s no real need to worry. Here are the details.
The first bit of malware for Mac OS X has appeared. It’s a file named latestpics.tgz.
The Bad Guys are malicious bits of coding or images, designed to help spammers and others.
Keep your Mac Operating System software updated to help avoid the (rare) malware that’s trying to sneak in and do harm.
In Mac OS 9 Sherlock can find files by their contents.