“Mac users who want to stay safe online, or ensure their data is as well protected as it can be in the event a Mac is lost or stolen should review these tips,” Jonny Evans writes for Computerworld.

11 privacy and security tips for OS X Mac users covered in the full article:
• Don’t be admin
• Security basics
• FileVault
• Check Privacy Settings
• Find My Mac
• Anti-virus
• Control data
• Browse quietly
• Get a network
• Encryption

Read more in the full article here.

MacDailyNews Take: No “anti-virus” software is required for OS X and, unless you think you should be donating your computer cycles in a quixotic attempt to help protect those who use inferior platforms, we do not recommend “anti-virus” software for OS X users.