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Webroot

Webroot Internet Security Complete did a great job blocking both Windows and Mac malware during our computer protection software testing. It received a 99 percent on Windows tests and 100 percent on M

BullGuard

We had a little trouble getting BullGuard to stop threats coming through the internet without first enabling the parental controls. Once those were on, it blocked every malicious website and download

Comodo

Comodo took an exceptionally long time to download and install – nearly 20 minutes. But once set up, it found 95 percent of the malware samples we used during our in-house tests. Most of the thr

Comodo

Comodo Antivirus for Mac is a free Mac internet security program; however, it doesn’t give you much beyond basic virus protection. And even then, we found it wasn’t very effective. As we d

AVG

We wanted to check out AVG AntiVirus for Mac because it is one of two Mac security programs we tested that is offered for free. And we were impressed! AVG didn’t have any trouble blocking any of

Webroot

Webroot SecureAnywhere Internet Security Plus is a great security program and a good value since it comes with three user licenses for a decent price. Most third-party security labs don’t test W

Comodo

Comodo Antivirus for Mac had a little trouble stopping viruses as they were downloading in our tests, only stopping 76 percent of them. The rest successfully saved themselves to our Mac computer. Como

AVG

 AVG AntiVirus for Mac is our pick for the best free antivirus for Mac. It performed perfectly in our in-house tests, protecting against all 165 Mac threats we exposed it to. This is significantl

Webroot

 Webroot isn’t consistently tested by other independent testing labs, but we wanted to see just how well it detects and protects against malware. We tested Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus

Renee File Protector

One of the best features of Renee File Protector is it helps you recover your passwords so you aren’t ever completely locked out from accessing your encrypted files. It secures your data using t

SpamSieve

SpamSieve is compatible with Mac computers and mobile devices, but we found it was more difficult to install than the other software we evaluated. It’s compatible with Mac email clients, such as

eScan

eScan is an internet security program that includes spam filters for your email. Because it isn’t a standalone antispam program, it’s missing tools like a Bayesian filter. However, eScan I

Avast

Avast Internet Security includes spam filters to protect you from malicious and annoying email messages. This program is also included on our internet security lineup because it is one of the best for

Espionage 3

Espionage 3 is good file encryption software and one of only two solutions we reviewed that is compatible with Mac computers and laptops – the other being Concealer. It’s easy to install a

Concealer

Concealer is the best encryption software for Mac because it’s easy to use and keeps encrypted files small. To encrypt your file, you only have to drag and drop them into Concealer. It’s i

Trend Micro

The virus protection portion of Trend Micro Antivirus for Mac earned a perfect score for identifying and blocking every Mac malware threat we used in our tests. And it did a good job blocking Windows

Sophos

Editor’s Note: Since our last update, new features and tools have been added to Sophos’ antivirus and internet security programs. We will test and review these additions the next time we u