Intego VirusBarrier X5

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Easy to use, full MAC, Windows, AND iPhone protection"

    October 22, 2009  |   By dejoyf

    Pros

    Easy to install; runs in background; most important is the full protection it provides for MAC, Windows, AND iPhone viruses. This is important for MAC users who have any type of Windows files or who send emails to Windows users.

    Cons

    Price; UI is OK but could be bit better.

    Summary

    After much research and trial with other programs, this offers most comprehensive and unintrusive protection for the MAC and related transactions with Windows users and iPods/iPhones.

    Updated on Oct 26, 2009

    There was a slight, but noticeable degradation in system performance when full MAC and Windows virus monitoring is turned on. Still well worth the trade off.

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