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Antivirus for Mac: Essential tools to protect your digital life

Keep your personal data safe and your online activity private, without compromising performance.

  • Award-winning antivirus, private browsing, and a superfast VPN
  • Lightweight footprint delivers optimal performance and protection
  • Designed specifically to work with macOS

    The listed plans represent the best overall options for Mac users. Kaspersky does offer additional cybersecurity plans.
Plus Plan
  • Windows®
  • macOS®
  • Android™
  • iOS®
  • Real-Time Antivirus
  • Online Payment Protection
  • Webcam Protection
  • Unlimited Superfast VPN
Best Value
Premium Plan
  • Windows®
  • macOS®
  • Android™
  • iOS®
  • Real-Time Antivirus
  • Online Payment Protection
  • Webcam Protection
  • Unlimited Superfast VPN
  • Identity Protection Wallet
  • 24/7 Remote IT Support
Limited OfferKaspersky Safe Kids1 YEAR FREE
30-day money-back guarantee

Why Antivirus for Mac is critical*

Macs have a reputation for being less susceptible to viruses and malware, but this does not mean they’re immune to today’s scams, adware, and other cyber threats.

Research from Kaspersky indicates 8% of all detected malware is found on systems running macOS.

This number might seem small, but every year Kaspersky detects and protects more than 5 million phishing & fraud attacks that target Mac devices worldwide.

*The data is taken from the report “Kaspersky Threat Research” data, 2022’.

Busting myths: The truth about macOS and antivirus

Let’s take a look at some of the more common misconceptions surrounding Macs and malware.
  • Myth: Macs Don't Need Antivirus

    Truth: As the popularity of Macs continues to grow, they are increasingly targeted by malware, adware, phishing, and other cyber attacks.

  • Myth: Macs Have Built-in Cybersecurity

    Truth: All operating systems have some level of existing security, but it’s not enough to combat many online threats. Kaspersky security plans work with macOS to enhance these built-in security features.

  • Myth: Antivirus Slows Down Macs

    Truth: Kaspersky antivirus is engineered to be lightweight and not impact system performance. so you can protect your Mac without sacrificing speed and efficiency.

Apple MacBook Air

90% of Mac users worry about personal data leaks and password theft through fake sites and fraudulent emails

*The data was taken from ‘Kaspersky 2022 IT Security Risks report’ that features 1664 respondents from 11 countries.

Named the best MacOS antivirus for home users

Kaspersky Plus for Mac has been awarded the AV Test 2023 seal of approval for keeping Mac users safe from known cyberthreats and new malware.

Kaspersky Antivirus earned 6 points each in the categories of Protection, Performance, and Usability, achieving a maximum score of 18 from AV Test.

Discover the power of Kaspersky Antivirus

More than just Antivirus. Ensure the security of your data, support peak performance, and maintain absolute privacy.

Real-time Antivirus & Anti-Phishing
Multilayered protection designed to prevent and neutralize malware on your Mac.
Plus & Premium plans only
Safe Browsing
Checks websites before opening them for you and blocks malicious websites, which try to distribute malware, and phishing websites.
Plus & Premium plans only
Online Payment Protection
Opens your browser in protected mode and prevents hackers gaining access to your payments.
Plus & Premium plans only
Data Leak Checker
Monitors the internet and dark web, letting you know if your personal data is compromised.
Plus & Premium plans only
Stalkerware Detection
Warns you if any of the apps on your Mac may be used to spy on you and track your activity.
Plus & Premium plans only
Superfast unlimited VPN
Enjoy industry-leading speed while browsing the internet with complete online privacy and freedom.
Plus & Premium plans only
Password Manager
Securely stores and syncs your passwords, credit card details and important docs across your Apple devices.
Plus & Premium plans only
Identity Protection Wallet
Securely stores documents such as social ID or driver’s license, and social media credentials that you can access on any of your devices.
Premium only
24/7 Remote IT Support
With the Premium Plan you get deluxe features including 24/7 Tech Support, Expert Virus Check & Removal, and much more.
Premium only

Most tested. Most awarded.

Over the last year, Kaspersky products appeared in 86 independent tests – winning 69 first-place awards.

Antivirus for Mac you can trust**

Users agree that Kaspersky antivirus is a dependable choice for Mac security.

Buy with confidence

We're positive that Kaspersky Antivirus for macOS will protect you from online threats, so we’re offering you a 30-day money-back guarantee.

If you’re not satisfied with Kaspersky, just let us know and you’ll receive a full refund.

Choose the best Kaspersky Antivirus plan for your Mac

Whether you only want to cover the essentials or need high-level support for the whole family, we have a plan for you.

Best Value
Plus PlanPremium Plan
KasperskyPlusKasperskyPremium

Real-Time Anti-Virus

Real-Time Anti-Virus

Online Payment Protection

Online Payment Protection

Webcam & Mic Protection

Webcam & Mic Protection

Private Browsing

Private Browsing

Data Leak Checker

Data Leak Checker

Stalkerware Detection

Stalkerware Detection

Smart Home Monitor

Smart Home Monitor

Hard Drive Health Monitor

Hard Drive Health Monitor

Unlimited Superfast VPN

Unlimited Superfast VPN

Premium Password Manager

Premium Password Manager

Feature is unavailable Identity Protection Wallet

Identity Protection Wallet

Feature is unavailable Expert Virus Removal

Expert Virus Removal

Limited Offer
Kaspersky Safe Kids1 YEAR FREE
30-day money-back guarantee

System Requirements

**Reviews Disclaimer

These reviews relate to various Kaspersky products, all of which are underpinned by Kaspersky’s core security technologies. While the reviews are an accurate representation of our customers’ experiences in using our products, they may not refer to Kaspersky Plus or Kaspersky Premium specifically.