1. How to Protect Your Mac from Malware, Viruses, and Other Assorted Junk  Lifehacker
  2. Macs now twice as likely to get infected by adware than PCs, according to research  PC Gamer
  3. Macs have more malware than Windows  Fudzilla
  4. Sorry, Mac owners, a new report says Windows PCs are safer from malware  Mashable
  5. Mac Malware Detections Surpass Windows for the First Time [Report]  iClarified
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Yes, Macs are susceptible to malware and virus as much as a Windows PC, and it’s probably in your best interest to have at least an app or two that can give you some extra protection and peace of mind.Yes, Macs are susceptible to malware and virus as much as a Windows PC, and it’s probably in your best interest to have at least an app or two that can give you some extra protection and peace of mind.

How to Protect Your Mac from Malware, Viruses, and Other Assorted Junk

There was a time when Mac computers were virtually invulnerable to malware. That safety has long been one of the major talking points for Macs over Windows PCs. But as time has gone on and malware detection on PCs has gotten much better, and Windows has gotten more secure, you're just as safe today using a PC over a Mac—and perhaps safer from certain kinds of malware.As Macs have taken a larger piece of the computer market pie, they've become a juicier target for cybercriminals cranking out adware and what Malwarebytes calls "potentially unwanted programs" (or PUPs).A Malwarebytes report says threats to Mac computers "increased exponentially" over the last year compared to Windows PCs.

Macs now twice as likely to get infected by adware than PCs, according to research | PC Gamer

Yes, Macs are susceptible to malware and virus as much as a Windows PC, and it’s probably in your best interest to have at least an app or two that can give you some extra protection and peace of mind....Yes, Macs are susceptible to malware and virus as much as a Windows PC, and it’s probably in your best interest to have at least an app or two that can give you some extra protection and peace of mind....

How To Protect Your Mac From Malware, Viruses And Other Assorted Junk | Lifehacker Australia

Seems hackers have got around to noticing According to cybersecurity software company Malwarebytes' latest State of Malware report, the amount of...Seems hackers have got around to noticing According to cybersecurity software company Malwarebytes' latest State of Malware report, the amount of malware on Macs is outpacing PCs for the first tim...

Macs have more malware than Windows

“A new twist on the “Mac vs PC” debate: For the first time, Apple Macs are more susceptible to malware than Windows PCs. Source: @Malwarebytes”

scott budman on Twitter: "A new twist on the “Mac vs PC” debate: For the first time, Apple Macs are more susceptible to malware than Windows PCs. Source: @Malwarebytes… https://t.co/qmuHN1CR6S"

“It's interested to see this report from Malwarebytes; there was tremendous growth in malware infections in the Mac ecosystem in 2019. https://t.co/ABjUwEDxg8”

Dan Szymborski on Twitter: "It's interested to see this report from Malwarebytes; there was tremendous growth in malware infections in the Mac ecosystem in 2019. https://t.co/ABjUwEDxg8"

“Interesting stats in the annual State of Malware report from @Malwarebytes... Macs malware is growing fast. But it's still not as dangerous as the attacks on Windows https://t.co/YYL8lVrwG7 via @ZDNet”

Danny Palmer on Twitter: "Interesting stats in the annual State of Malware report from @Malwarebytes... Macs malware is growing fast. But it's still not as dangerous as the attacks on Windows https://t.co/YYL8lVrwG7 via @ZDNet"

“Malware developers used to focus their efforts on Windows devices instead of Macs. That's changing, according to a new report from Malwarebytes”

Adam Janofsky on Twitter: "Malware developers used to focus their efforts on Windows devices instead of Macs. That's changing, according to a new report from Malwarebytes… https://t.co/ZikQ9VlNty"

Bad news for the seven people out there who still feel superior for owning Macs.Bad news for the seven people out there who still feel superior for owning Macs.

Sorry, Mac owners, a new report says Windows PCs are safer from malware

Mac malware detections per endpoint have surpassed Windows for the first time, according to a new report.

Mac Malware Detections Surpass Windows for the First Time [Report] - iClarified

After a 400% year-over-year increase, there are now more Mac threats than PC threats, according to Malwarebytes.Windows PCs aren't in the clear, either

Mac threats surpass Windows for first time after 400% spike | Laptop Mag

Mac threats growing faster than their Windows counterparts for the first time ever, with nearly twice as many Mac threats detected per endpoint.Mac threats growing faster than their Windows counterparts for the first time ever, with nearly twice as many Mac threats detected per endpoint.

Mac threats are growing faster than their Windows counterparts - Help Net Security

The report states that Macs saw an average of 11 threats per endpoint in 2019, whereas Windows systems had an average of 5.8 threats—the first time Macs outpaced PCs when it comes to malware threats.The report states that Macs saw an average of 11 threats per endpoint in 2019, whereas Windows systems had an average of 5.8 threats—the first time Macs outpaced PCs when it comes to malware threats.

Macs saw almost double the number of malware threats than Windows PCs last year - TechSpot

Security company says number of Mac threats growing fastSecurity company says number of Mac threats growing fast

Mac, Not Windows, Is Now Hackers’ Favorite Target

Windows has had the reputation of being the biggest target of viruses, trojans, and all sorts of malware, particularly because of how easy it has been to getWindows has had the reputation of being the biggest target of viruses, trojans, and all sorts of malware, particularly because of how easy it has been to get through the OS’ defenses. To some…

Mac malware reportedly grew faster than Windows malware in 2019 - SlashGear

Mac laptops and desktops running OSX have a reputation as being virus- and malware-free, but as Apple's market share increases, cybercriminals are beginning to focus their efforts on OSX machines, according to a recent report by Malwarebytes.Mac laptops and desktops running OSX have a reputation as being virus- and malware-free, but as Apple's market share increases, cybercriminals are beginning to focus their efforts on OSX machines, according to a recent report by Malwarebytes.

Apple's OSX computers now being hit with twice as much malware as PCs

Macs aren’t as safe as they used to be. Here’s how to protect yourself.Macs aren’t as safe as they used to be. Here’s how to protect yourself.

Apple’s Mac computers now outpace Windows in malware and virus - Vox

Macs have seen a rather sharp growth in malware threats in 2019, according to Malwarebytes’ 2020 State of Malware Report.

Mac threats growing faster than their Windows counterparts for the first time ever according to new report » OnMSFT.com

Mac software threats climbed more than Windows, but Malwarebytes conceded most threats were not considered as dangerous as traditional malware.Mac software threats climbed more than Windows, but Malwarebytes conceded most threats were not considered as dangerous as traditional malware.

Mac computer threats rise 400%, more than Windows, security firm says

Apple's line of Mac computers face more security threats than Windows computers for the first time ever, according to a new report from the internet security firm Malwarebytes.Apple's line of Mac computers face more security threats than Windows computers for the first time ever, according to a new report from the internet security firm Malwarebytes.

Cyber threats to Apple Macs outpace Windows for the first time | Daily Mail Online

Malwarebytes is out with a new report in which it states that Mac malware is growing faster than that for Windows. "For the first time ever ...Malwarebytes is out with a new report in which it states that Mac malware is growing faster than that for Windows. "For the first time ever ...

Mac malware is growing, but there are three important riders - 9to5Mac