Antivirus for Mac

Overview

As Apple products grow in popularity, they have become attractive targets for cybercriminals. Yes, Macs can be infected by a growing number of viruses and other malware. Our free Antivirus for Mac keeps you safe from all the latest Mac threats detected by SophosLabs.

Features

Full Mac protection from viruses, Trojans and worms
Stops all threats, even those designed for Windows. Not only is your computer safe—the people running PCs you send files to are safe from threats too.

Secure web browsing
Be safer online. Sophos Antivirus scans websites for malicious codes. It also blocks web-based malware before it can infect your Mac, protecting you from Internet threats.

Stops all threats, familiar and unfamiliar
Our antivirus technology stops all threats, even if it's something new. Thanks to Live Antivirus, you have a direct line to SophosLabs for the latest threat intelligence.

Quarantines and removes the threats it finds
You might not want to immediately delete bad files our scans find. No problem. You can quarantine questionable files and check them again later, or you can have them immediately removed from your computer. The choice is yours.

Business-quality antivirus, backed by SophosLabs
We've put the entire force of our business-strength threat expertise behind Sophos Antivirus for Mac. That means you're using the same product that protects all of our customer organizations, large, small and in-between.

Easy installation and painless maintenance
We keep our antivirus light and easy. Once installed, it'll work quietly in the background with your choice of scanning on-access, on-demand or on a schedule. And of course, it will alert you when it finds something nasty.

It's Free!
100%, totally, absolutely, completely free. Yes, really!

System Requirements
  • Hardware
  • Mac with Intel
  • 450 MB of memory
  • 450 MB of available disk space
  • Supports all Apple Mac hardware
  • Software
  • Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks)
  • Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion)
  • Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion)
  • Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)