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Question: Is ScanGuard a legitimate antivirus?

Has anyone heard of or used ScanGuard as an antivirus?

OBS,iMac (27-inch Late 2009), macOS High Sierra (10.13.4)

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Depends on your definition of "legitimate."

My definition of "legitimate" doesn't include things that are completely useless on a Mac, and whose only functionality could make your Mac unstable. So, I would say, "no, it's not legitimate."

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May 27, 2018 2:58 PM in response to Hammiegirl In response to Hammiegirl

Pass on what? The link is to an article written by one of our senior helpers here advising how to protect your computer. Why pass on good advice? The article directly answers the question you pose in your original post. Why ask the question if you are not wanting the answer?

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May 27, 2018 4:45 AM in response to Hammiegirl In response to Hammiegirl

Depends on your definition of "legitimate."

My definition of "legitimate" doesn't include things that are completely useless on a Mac, and whose only functionality could make your Mac unstable. So, I would say, "no, it's not legitimate."

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May 27, 2018 2:58 PM in response to Hammiegirl In response to Hammiegirl

Pass on what? The link is to an article written by one of our senior helpers here advising how to protect your computer. Why pass on good advice? The article directly answers the question you pose in your original post. Why ask the question if you are not wanting the answer?

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