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I have recently acquired a new iMac 20" desktop computer

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Hi, I have recently acquired a new iMac 20" desktop computer having used Microsoft equipment for the past 20 years or so. Is it advisable to have an anti virus program such as BitDefender installed on the Mac? It was always necessary to have this with
Microsoft operating systems but Apple is purported to be much more secure. I ask this in the light of the most recent problems related to TalkTalk, although I am not with that provider. (I am with Sky).
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Computer Hardware
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
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I do recommend it as viruses are becoming more common for the Mac computers.
I advise to use Avira as its a market leader and free for personal use.
You can download it from my link below.
https://www.avira.com/en/free-antivirus-mac
Then install it and it will ensure the Mac is kept protected.
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