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antdude
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"Do You Need Mac Antivirus Software in 2013?"

»tidbits.com/article/13476

"It has been over four years since I wrote “Should Mac Users Run Antivirus Software?” (18 March 2008). Although much has changed since then, my recommendations mostly haven’t. While Macs aren’t immune to malicious software (malware), and we even experienced one reasonably widespread incident in 2012, malware on Macs is still not nearly common enough to recommend antivirus software for everyone. And while antivirus tools are effective against certain known attacks, they often don’t provide the level of protection people expect..."
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Re: "Do You Need Mac Antivirus Software in 2013?"

Yep, I run CLAM as a back up and just because most exploits are added quickly to SNORT and CLAM A/V databases.

Just a extra layer.
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The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing - Edmund Burke