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Old 11-21-2005, 01:59 AM   #1 (permalink)
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here are a few of recommended antivirus programs to use. But if you have any suggestions about a good Antivirus please reply and post here

Recommended (best) - antivirus software:
1. Kaspersky Antivirus Personal

2. Panda Anti-Virus Titanium & Platinum

3. NOD32 Anti-Virus

4. Command Antivirus

5. McAfee Antivirus VirusScan Online

Also recommended:
F-Prot for DOS (free, but not a Windows program)

Not quite there reviews:
F-Secure Antivirus Personal Edition

PC-cillin Anti-Virus 2002

Antivirus to Stay Away from:
AVG Antivirus
eTrust EZ Anti-Virus for Home
McAfee VirusScan Pro
Norman Antivirus Virus Control
Norton Anti-Virus

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Old 11-21-2005, 03:14 AM   #2 (permalink)
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wrong section buddy...put it in the Anti-Virus area...

i have pc-cillin 2005 and it works like a charm no hassles for me


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Old 11-21-2005, 03:48 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Why stay away from AVG? How do you decide which one to have and which one to stay away?
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Symantec Antivirus 10 Corporate Edition
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Old 11-21-2005, 08:00 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Im guessing he had 1 bad expericne with AVG and doesn't like because of that.

AVG rocks though.
also Avast is nice I just don't like Avast's interface.
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Old 11-21-2005, 08:01 AM   #6 (permalink)
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I've never had any problems with AVG whatsoever. I also use the Bitdefender/Panda/Housecall online scans from time to time.
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Old 11-21-2005, 10:26 AM   #7 (permalink)
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I've been using AVG, had one too many virus slip past McAfee and Norton. That's not to say it's bad, I just haven't seen any performance. Now, Sophos is excellent, especially under a Novell network
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Old 11-21-2005, 02:59 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Ya I don't like avg either because one time my computer was acting all wierd so I scanned with avg and it found nothing but when I went to trend micro housecall it had 15 infected files that avg couldn't find.
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Old 11-21-2005, 03:25 PM   #9 (permalink)
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why norton antivirus is away, i think norton antivirus 2006 is the best antivirus ever , this new version 2006 contains Spyware protection, so u don't need to have antispyware with it

try it

this is the trial version ^ , u can use it for just 15 days
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Old 11-21-2005, 04:28 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Yeah i agree with maroon1 that norton is the best antivirus program out there..

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