Antivirus for iPhone

  Taff™ 22 Jun 11
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I'm asked by one of my friends daughter if there is an antivirus solution for her iphone. I`ve never been asked this so over to the forum. Any views or suggestions. Anyone heard of someone they know getting a virus on one of these devices?

  gengiscant 22 Jun 11

You don't need A/V software on your iPhone. There are currently no known viruses which can infect a Mac OSX system. Since the iPhone also runs a variant of OSX, you're pretty much safe for now. Mac OSX is not nearly as vulnerable as Windows.

  kalignorgna 22 Jun 11

theres Kaspersky Mobile Security 9 from link text

I know Android has some free and paied for anti virus on the market so i asume the i phone has as well.

  woodchip 22 Jun 11

McAfee is moving into AV for phones

  Woolwell 22 Jun 11
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Kaspersky is not for iPhone. gengiscant is correct.

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