Intego announced VirusBarrier X6 10.6.5

Intego, the Mac security specialist, today announced the release of VirusBarrier X6 10.6.5, a free maintenance update to its acclaimed anti-malware and network protection tool. In addition to improving performance and reliability, VirusBarrier X6 now scans iPads for malware and malicious files. VirusBarrier X6 was the first anti-malware program to scan iPhones and iPod touches, and is now the first to scan the iPad.

In addition to iPad compatibility, VirusBarrier X6 adds the following features:

  • A new option allows users to submit URLs that are flagged as web threats or phishing sites to Intego for analysis
  • A contextual menu in the log allows users to add sites flagged as web threats or phishing sites to the Trusted Sites list
  • A button in the web threat and phishing alerts allows users to add sites to the Trusted Sites list
  • A button in the behavioral analysis alert allows users to trust an application
  • An "Always require a password to access the interface" checkbox has been added to the advanced preferences.
  • A new advanced scan option allows users to skip Boot Camp volumes during malware scans
  • Minor bug corrections and performance enhancements

Pricing and Availability:
VirusBarrier X6 10.6.5 is available now. This version is a free upgrade for all users of VirusBarrier X6, and is available for download via NetUpdate, Intego’s automatic update tool.


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