Apple users are often convinced that their devices are more resistant to cyberattacks. They’re correct. But this doesn’t mean that you should ignore a quality antivirus program entirely.

It is important to safeguard your computer from malware, particularly with recent attacks such as WannaCry or Petya which have impacted major organisations like the NHS and spread across the internet. Intego’s Mac antivirus software is available 24/7 protection and is designed specifically to the platform. It is a robust scanner which detects and neutralizes traditional viruses, worms spyware and adware as well as cross-platform threats.

The software is easy to use, and it can perform one-time scans or a full scan on the hard drive. It also allows searching external drives and USB flash drives. You can schedule automated scans. Drag-and-drop files and folders for forensic examination.

Avira Antivirus Security Pro uses a hybrid approach that combines local antivirus scanning and cloud-based online analysis to provide additional layers of defense. The program keeps an eye on hacks to browsers and other ransomware-related threats as well as other remote attacks. It’s a good suite, but it lacks some of the more expensive features you’ll find in other products, such as a firewall or password manager. It’s an excellent choice for those who are looking for a reliable security system at a affordable prices.