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Hi i have Malwarebytes pro on my iMac do i also need to get  antivirus , as i see its limited as far as windows versions so not sure is it also an antivirus like windows version or straight up a malware remover and protector. 

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Malwarebytes is an anti-malware application where malware includes computer viruses, worms, Trojan horses, ransomware, spyware, adware, rogue software, wiper and scareware, so by that definition, Malwarebytes is antivirus software. Most of the reasons that it differs from the Windows version relates to the difference between the Windows OS and macOS as well as the type and number of threats that exist to attack those computer operating systems. There will probably be some additional features added to the macOS version and there are BrowserGuard extensions available now for Chrome and FireFox browsers, but not yet for Safari.

I can't really tell you whether you need something else or not as I don't know anything about your computer habits and the threats you are most worried about. I feel strongly that such decisions can only be made by the user after educating themselves on the current threat and determining what is worthwhile in their situation. 

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Most should. I have about half a dozen installed for testing purposes, but only one should be doing real-time / on-access scanning as they will fight over who gets to scan each file first an probably noticeably slow your computer.

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