Intego Announces Internet Product Suite For OS X

Intego has updated their line of Internet security products to run natively on Mac OS X. Integois VirusBarrier and ContentBarrier offer users a degree of safety and security by scanning and blocking viruses. ContentBarrier allows users to filter content for children, giving parents and teachers the ability to control what content kids have access to. According to Intego:

Intego, the leading developer of Macintosh Internet security utilities, today announced the upcoming availability of its entire product line of security programs for Mac OS X. Mac OS X versions of other programs will follow at an undetermined schedule.

  • ContentBarrier helps parents protect their children by monitoring Internet usage to avoid contact with dangerous web sites, chat rooms, email, newsgroups, and downloads. The program also contains key features to help businesses optimize their employeesi productivity by limiting their Internet access.
  • VirusBarrier provides protection against all known viruses on the Macintosh, and also protects against Word and Excel macro viruses. A Palm OS version is also available.
  • Internet Security Barrier includes VirusBarrier and ContentBarrier, for a full security suite to protect Macs from all Internet dangers. This suite is the perfect solution to Internet security problems.

The Intego product line for OS X is expected to be released in the 2nd Quarter of 2001. You can find more information at the Intego Web site.