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Avira Free Mac Security – Update 3 released

 The Free Mac Security gets the Update 3 bringing performance improvements together with some stability improvements and additional features. The update comes automatically via the standard product update and it doesn’t require a reboot.     Performance improvements We know … Continue reading

Avira Free Mac Security – Update 2 released

We released this week the Update 2 of the Avira Free Mac Security for Mac OS X 10.8 and 10.9. This update adds a long awaited feature: turn real-time protection ON and OFF. The functionality is available from the menu bar … Continue reading

Apple released the update v10.9.1 for OS X Mavericks

Apple published an update to their latest OS X, Mavericks v10.9, which is recommended for all OS X users. It improves the stability, compatibility, and security and includes: Improved support for Gmail in OS X Mail, and fixes for users with custom … Continue reading

Avira is now in the Facebook AV Marketplace

Facebook launched six month ago the AV Marketplace and according to the company, they had over 30 million views. Since Tuesday, 16.10.2012, Avira is also present there with two solutions: For PC – Avira Free Antivirus and for Mac, Avira Free Mac Security. … Continue reading

Security updates for Safari and OS X Lion products

Apple released Safari 5.1.7 addressing multiple cross-site scripting, remote code execution, crashes  and other vulnerabilities. Also notable is the automatic deactivation of  Adobe Flash Player if it is older than 10.1.102.64 by moving its files to a new directory. This update presents the option to … Continue reading

Old Microsoft Office for Mac vulnerability actively used to install malware

Not surprisingly, more than two and a half years after a critical patch has been delivered, we see customers that didn’t update. And if we can see them, then also the bad guys see them as well. Even worse, we … Continue reading

Avira Free Mac Security

Avira launches a new product for Apple MacOS systems at the end of March 2012. It is called Avira Free Mac Security and it is a free-of-charge product for both consumers and businesses. The first version will be available in … Continue reading

Apple releases security updates to invalidate the fraudulent certificates

Apple finaly released the security update Security Update 2011-005 for its products in order to address the incidents with the fraudulent certificates that were issued by multiple certificate authorities operated by DigiNotar. The problems with these certificates have been already … Continue reading