No, this is not a draft that’s been sitting for 17 years that I forgot about until now. Mac OS 9: Some Love for the Classics! was written in 2017 🙂 I frequently use Mac OS 9 on several older systems and I am certainly not alone. Huge communities of Mac OS 7, 8 and 9 users are out there full of users that either need it to do their job or just for the fun of it. While YouTube is not an option on those older systems, many still use it to email and browse the web so the use of some kind of security products is recommended.
Read on to see what you can do to secure your Mac and your data on Mac OS 9.