Do Macs get viruses ever?

Answer Fanoaa gave you the closest answer to the truth. If you look up the Wikipedia definition of a computer virus, and you agree with it, then there are no MacOS X viruses. You cannot catch something th... Read More »

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Can macs get viruses from websites?

There are no viruses that will infect the Mac's OS X..."Today, the number of viruses actively attacking OS X users is none." you came across some malware (highly u... Read More »

Do macs get viruses from LimeWire?

It is possible to get a virus from LimeWire on a Mac, but very unlikely. Unlike Microsoft's Windows operating systems, Mac OS X is based off of BSD, a Unix-like operating system which is very secur... Read More »

Is it true that macs dont get viruses?

Macs can get viruses but the usually get fewer because computer hackers write most viruses for the Microsoft operating systems. Computer hackers like to affect as many computers as possible and si... Read More »

Is it true that Macs don't get viruses?

It's largely true, mainly due to the Mac having such a small market share that few viruses are written specifically to attack it. If you use word or excel on mac, though, many viruses that attack ... Read More »