Bitdefender Virus Scanner is a free OS X app that finds Mac malware as well as Windows viruses with ease.
Bitdefender Virus Scanner allows yoiu to scan running apps, scan critical locations, scan a specific location or scan the entire system, the award-winning Bitdefender engines will find that malware.
Don't put your friends and family at risk by unknowingly passing malware along.
NOTE: To download Bitdefender Virus Scanner via the App Store an Apple account is required.
Here are some key features of "Bitdefender Virus Scanner":
· sports full award-winning Bitdefender engines;
· finds Mac malware as well as Windows viruses and other threats etc.;
· always updated before a scan to the latest virus signatures. Bitdefender virus signatures get updated every hour;
· quick scan: fast scan system areas that are prone to infections;
· searches for malware even in archives, various other file types. i.e. pdf, pkg, zip, rar etc.;
· Growl notifications;
· easy-to-use interface;
· straight-forward security status and recommendations;
· quarantines dangerous files;
· deep system scan;
· scans running applications and daemons;
· scans a custom location. tip: try scanning by drag and drop;
· exclude files and folders from scan (i.e. Time Machine backups, network shares etc.);
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· Fixes a bug which could cause the unresolved items view not to be listed in certain conditions.
· Fixes some cosmetic issues which appeared on latest OS X version, 10.8 Mountain Lion