VirusBarrier Express protects Mac users from viruses, Trojan horses and other types of malware that affect Macs. VirusBarrier Express is the most popular free antivirus and anti-malware tool for Mac, based on the award-winning technology of Intego's VirusBarrier X6.

VirusBarrier Express includes the following features:

  • Finds and repairs Mac OS X malware
  • Finds and repairs Microsoft Word, Excel or PowerPoint documents
  • Scans zip archives
  • Users can run Quick Scans or Full Scans
  • Scans can be scheduled
  • Users can specify trusted files and folders
  • A contextual menu lets users scan individual files or folders on demand
  • Regular updates of malware definitions
  • No impact on performance
  • Easy to use

    If you're concerned about passing files infected with Windows malware on to friends and colleagues, VirusBarrier Plus, available from the Mac App Store, includes the above features and more:

  • Finds and eradicates Windows executables
  • Finds and eradicates PDF malware
  • Finds and eradicates Flash malware
  • Finds and eradicates keyloggers and hacker tools
  • Finds and eradicates malicious scripts (PHP, Perl, JavaScript, shell scrips and more)
  • Finds and eradicates Linux malware

    Up-to-date malware definitions for VirusBarrier Express are available at least once a month to detect the most recent Mac OS X threats.

    VirusBarrier Express lets users run manual scans of any file, folder or volume on their Mac for which they have rights, and offers scheduled scans that can be run on any item. Users can also repair any infected files for which they have rights.

    If you experience any problems with VirusBarrier Express, Intego offers free technical support. Contact Intego's support team at

  • What's New
  • Improved malware detection.

  • VirusBarrier Express (com.intego.virusbarrierexpress) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of

    Operating System: Mac

    Minimum OS version: 10.6.6

    Copyright: Copyright (c) 2011 Intego