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Intego Releases Backup Express

Jun 09, 2011 - Intego, the market leader in Mac security, today released Backup Express 1.0, a powerful backup and synchronization tool available exclusively from the Mac App Store. Intego uses its expertise as the Mac security specialist to offer a simple yet powerful tool that backs up important files to every type of media, and that synchronizes selected folders or volumes across Macs. Intego Backup Express allows users to back up their valuable files to external hard drives, DVDs, network volumes and more.


Intego Security Memo - New Mac Defender Variant, MacGuard

May 25, 2011 - Intego discovered the Mac Defender fake antivirus, which targets Mac users via SEO poisoning attacks web sites set up to take advantage of search engine optimization tricks to get malicious sites to appear at the top of search results. Since then, several variants have appeared: MacDefender, MacProtector and MacSecurity, all of which are the same application using different names. Intego today discovered a new variant of this malware that functions slightly differently.


Intego Releases VirusBarrier Plus for Virus and Malware Protection

Apr 26, 2011 - Intego, the Mac security specialist, today released VirusBarrier Plus, a new Mac antivirus and anti-malware program. Sold exclusively through the Mac App Store, VirusBarrier Plus offers protection from both Mac and Windows malware, as well as other types of malware, malicious scripts, and more. VirusBarrier Plus also offers free malware definition updates. New malware definitions are provided at least twice a week, users can check for updates to malware definitions simply by clicking a button.


Intego Updates VirusBarrier Express Malware and Virus Protection for Mac

Apr 26, 2011 - Intego, the Mac security specialist, today announced an update to its hugely popular VirusBarrier Express, free Mac antivirus and anti-malware program. The first antivirus and anti-malware program available from the Mac App Store, VirusBarrier Express has been downloaded nearly 1 million times. In version 1.1 of VirusBarrier Express, Intego has improved and simplified the program's malware definition update system. Mac malware definitions are now free, and are updated at least once a month.


Intego Announces Appointment Of New President And CEO

Mar 29, 2011 - Austin based Intego, the Mac security specialist, today announced that Jeff Erwin has taken over as the company's President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Erwin brings to Intego 30 years of experience in the technology sector managing companies selling both hardware and software. Jeff Erwin has worked as General Manager for Microsoft, General Manager for Cisco Systems, and CEO for Pure Networks, and has a solid engineering background as well as experience working with security software.


Intego Releases Remote Management Console 2

Dec 17, 2010 - Intego, the Mac security specialist, today announced the availability of Remote Management Console 2, the company's tool for remotely managing Intego software on multiple Macs. Remote Management Console 2 lets administrators manage Intego software on any number of Macs, in different locations, all from a central administration console. Remote Management Console 2 is a full rewrite of the program, introducing a new client-server architecture, greater flexibility in usage and much more.


Intego Updates Personal Antispam To Support Outlook 2011

Dec 01, 2010 - Intego, the Mac security specialist, today announced the availability of a new version of Personal Antispam, the company's intelligent spam filtering program. This release adds compatibility for Microsoft Outlook 2011, the e-mail program included with some versions of Office 2011. Personal Antispam 10.6.5 now provides spam-filtering support for Apple Mail, Microsoft Entourage (v. X, 2004 and 2008) and Microsoft Outlook 2011.


Intego Security Memo - Trojan Horse OSX/Koobface.A Affects Mac OS X

Nov 01, 2010 - Austin based Intego has discovered a Mac version of the Koobface worm, which spreads via social networks such as Facebook, MySpace and Twitter. Intego's Virus Monitoring Center has been examining this malware for some time, and given the low level of risk, has not publically issued information about it. Since other reports have been made public about this malware, Intego has decided to publish this security memo.


Intego Security Memo - OSX/OpinionSpy

Jun 01, 2010 - Austin based Intego today announced they have discovered a spyware application that is installed by a number of freely distributed Mac applications and screen savers found on a variety of websites. This spyware, OSX/OpinionSpy, performs a number of malicious actions, from scanning files to recording user activity, as well as sending information about this activity to remote servers and opening a backdoor on infected Macs.