Intego Updates VirusBarrier X5

January 9, 2009 in Utility (F)

[] Austin, TX - Intego, the Macintosh security specialist, today announced the release of VirusBarrier X5 10.5.6, an update to its acclaimed antivirus software that has garnered excellent reviews from the Mac press. This new version provides several improvements to scan operations, and improves performance for several of the program's functions. This update includes the following changes:

* Scans now stop when volumes being scanned are unmounted
* Scan scheduling is improved
* Improved handling of disk images when scanned on SMB volumes
* Optimization of scans of .pax archives
* Bug fixes

VirusBarrier X5 is the only antivirus program that can scan files and applications on the iPhone and iPod touch in search of malware or files that indicate that exploits have compromised the devices.

VirusBarrier X5 10.5.6 is available now. This version is a free upgrade for all users of VirusBarrier X5, and is available for download via NetUpdate, Intego's automatic update tool.

Intego develops and sells desktop Internet security and privacy software for Macintosh. Intego provides the widest range of software to protect users and their Macs from the dangers of the Internet. Intego's multilingual software and support repeatedly receives awards from Mac magazines, and protects more than one million users in over 60 countries. Intego has headquarters in the USA, France and Japan.


Print this page | PDF | TXT | Read other releases by this member.