ClamXav for Mac

ClamXav for Mac

Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 82 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.0.3
  • Total Downloads:
    119,923
  • Date Added:
    Sep. 16, 2009
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    20.84MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    422
  • Platform:
    Mac
  • Product ranking:

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3 stars

"Good basic Antivirus monitoring"

October 22, 2009  |  By dejoyf

 |  Version: ClamXav 2.0.3

Pros

Easy to install; protection from both MAC AND Windows-based viruses (very important for attached MS office docs); runs in background; free

Cons

Scanning is bit on slow side but non-intrusive so it really wasn't a big deal; does not repair infected files-either deletes or quarantines based on user selection.

Summary

Overall a good basic tool for comprehensive monitoring.

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5 stars

"Open Source anti-virus protection for Macs"

September 25, 2009  |  By jlking3

 |  Version: ClamXav 2.0.3

Pros

Free. Daily updates. Sentry feature will check selected folder(s) for changes. Finds viruses that can infect Windows-based computers, allowing you to avoid spreading it to others.

Cons

Somewhat slow. Scanning a hard disk is not intuitive. Cannot quarantine single emails. Does not repair infected files; can only quarantine or delete them.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 2.0.3
  • Fixed an infinite loop caused by having the quarantine folder within the folder you're scanning.
  • Fixed a problem which could occur if scanning via the Contextual Menu or Services menu in 10.6.1
  • Correctly clearing out the progress bar after a scan/update.
  • Changed a default setting to help avoid false positives.
General
Publisher Mark Allan
Publisher web site http://www.markallan.co.uk/
Release Date September 16, 2009
Date Added September 16, 2009
Version 2.0.3
Category
Category Security Software
Subcategory Antivirus Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.4 Intel, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel, Mac OS X 10.5 PPC, Mac OS X 10.6, Mac OS X 10.6 Intel, Mac OS X 10.4 PPC, Macintosh
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 20.84MB
File Name ClamXav_2.6.4.dmg
Popularity
Total Downloads 119,923
Downloads Last Week 422
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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