We’ve been delighted by how the Mac community has responded to our release last week of a free anti-virus for Mac home users.
I’m not sure if the powers-that-be are allowing me yet to tell you precisely how many downloads it’s had in the last week and a half, but let’s just say “hundreds of thousands”.
We’ve had many many users telling us about the malware they’ve found since installing the program – and yes, not just Windows viruses and Trojans, but malware written specifically for Mac OS X too.
Not only have the download figures been astronomical, but it’s also received some great reviews. Clearly there are folks out there who like the idea of running an anti-virus on their Mac! Especially if it’s free!
Read more in my article on the Naked Security website.