Apple security specialist, Intego today announces its entire software line-up is now fully compatible with OS X 10.7 Lion. To celebrate this, Intego is offering all new and existing customers a 10% discount on all its products. Intego NetUpdate will allow eligible users to update their software for free. All users need to do is run NetUpdate and download and install the latest versions of their Intego software, and they’ll be ready to use Lion.
Austin based Intego today introduces VirusBarrier 1.0, their new malware scanner for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Based on the award-winning technology of Intego’s Mac OS X anti-malware tool, VirusBarrier iOS allows users to scan files attached to e-mail messages in the cloud for malware that could affect Macs or Windows PCs. VirusBarrier iOS is an “on-demand” detection system that lets users scan files when they want to, or before passing them on to friends and associates.
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 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, 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, 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.
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.