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Antivirus for iPhone


Taff™
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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?

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gengiscant

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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.

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Woolwell

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Kaspersky is not for iPhone. gengiscant is correct.

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kalignorgna

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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.

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woodchip

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McAfee is moving into AV for phones

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