Virex 7 DAT for Mac

Virex 7 DAT for Mac

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Quick Specs

Version:
041027
File Size:
Not available
Date Added:
October 28, 2004
Price:
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Operating Systems:
Mac OS X 10.0/10.1/10.2/10.3
Total Downloads:
590
Downloads Last Week:
1
Additional Requirements:
  • Mac OS X 10.0.3 or higher
  • Virex 7.x
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    • 1 stars

      "Still not Intel native ... Horrible customer..."

      November 14, 2007   |   By sgginc

      Version: Virex 7 DAT 071107

      Summary

      ...service!!!
      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      Unable to understand what they are saying.
      Runs in Power PC mode.
      Tons of problems after install.
      Norton is no better.
      Stay away!
      ken

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    • 5 stars

      "Smooth update"

      June 17, 2005   |   By scapesuit

      Version: Virex 7 DAT 050615

      Summary

      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      Download and installation went without a hitch and virus definitions updated and confirmed as of June 15, 2005. Virex 7.2.1 and Tiger working very well together.

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    • 3 stars

      "Not compatible with Tiger"

      May 13, 2005   |   By zisch_dotmac

      Version: Virex 7 DAT 050511

      Summary

      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      This update is only usefull for Panther-users
      Virex 7.5.x isn't compatible with Tiger

      The VShield is running in the background, consuming up to 90% of the CPU and the rest of the program isn't working. (Errors on starting up Virex, no e-update possible).

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    • 5 stars

      "eUpdate"

      March 02, 2005   |   By jcraig23

      Version: Virex 7 DAT 050302

      Summary

      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      This is just notification of updated virus definitions. If you have eUpdate enabled, you'll most likely find that your defs have been updated automatically, negating the need to download this.

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    • 4 stars

      "one continuous glitch in an otherwise good product"

      January 31, 2005   |   By arete1

      Version: Virex 7 DAT 050131

      Summary

      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      I, too, can not get my .Mac Virex 7.5 to use eUpdate. I tried to enter the settings below, but the FTP option was greyed out. As for the product itself, I am very satisfied with 7.5's active scanner, on several occassions it has caught a virus (Windows based, ofcourse) the moment it tried to write to my HD. I just wish I could get my eUpdate working, so I didn't have to download all these manually!!!

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    • 4 stars

      "v7.5.1 finally cuts the mustard"

      January 19, 2005   |   By P356

      Version: Virex 7 DAT 050119

      Summary

      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      v7.5.1 is a good app. Lots of work has been done to improve this app. eUpdates, background scanning. All good!

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    • 1 stars

      "the uselessness of this app - why did apple ever..."

      January 07, 2005   |   By aaaashy_dotmac

      Version: Virex 7 DAT 050105

      Summary

      .......?
      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      virex is quite possibly the most useless app to have ever got the 'backing' of apple

      it never seems to find anything unless you know it's there and go out of your way to expressly drop a virus onto the app

      and now it keeps informing me that the DATs are upto date even tho it shows that the last one was mid november 2004 (about 3 updates ago)

      and then there was the problem of it erasing 'good' info along with the bad

      absolute rubbish imo

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    • 3 stars

      "Not too sure about this app.."

      December 22, 2004   |   By Digitol3

      Version: Virex 7 DAT 041222

      Summary

      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      I have Tested this app grabing a known Virus from my ISP's Virus filter and allowing it to be downloaded into my mailbox (using MacOS X Mail) I then scanned the user/Library/Mail folder to see if it came up using Virex. NOTHING!!! What?? I then Tried Clamxav, (FREEEEE) And it spotted the virus very quickly. Now I am wondering, does VIREX not scan or "See" inside .mbox archives? If not that really is weak, and should be considered as many virus originate from mail.

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    • 3 stars

      "better information required"

      September 11, 2004   |   By lallmen

      Version: Virex 7 DAT 040908

      Summary

      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      The introduction in the package of this release indicates:
      Product Release: 09/08/2004
      DAT Version: 4390
      Engine Version: 4240
      Instead of the product version 040908 given by NAI the DAT Version, i.e. 4390 should be provided as this is the available info from the About menu in Virex.
      Note: Virex 7.5 does not propose to the new DAT file through eUpdate (I use .mac Virex version and currently have DAT Version 4385)

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    • 1 stars

      "Nonsense"

      September 10, 2004   |   By Giorgio Boccalari

      Version: Virex 7 DAT 040908

      Summary

      This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
      I downloaded the DAT file and, as with every other file, checked it with Virex: "Your virus definitions were last updated on August 11, 2004, and appear to be up to date."
      If it's already up to date then what's the need of a new version?

      P.S. Only 1 star because I didn't forget v 7.5

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