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Old 11-25-2008, 08:07 PM   #11
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mcafee antivirus, windows firewall, router firewall, windows defender antispyware
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Old 11-25-2008, 08:10 PM   #12
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Desktops: AVG 8.0, Windows Firewall, Router/Hardware Firewall, Windows Defender

Laptops: Same As Desktops Unless Outside Home

Servers: Symantec Client Security, Hardware Firewall, ISA Server
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Old 11-26-2008, 10:18 PM   #13
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Hardware firewall and Avast
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Old 11-26-2008, 10:44 PM   #14
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AVG 8.0 (active; daily scans)
Spybot (dormant; run when necessary)
CCleaner (scans every boot)
Windows Firewall
FF3 Clear-Private Data (every week)
Like A True Folder said, my brain
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Old 11-26-2008, 11:37 PM   #15
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Hardware firewall and Avast
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Old 11-27-2008, 11:04 AM   #16
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*paranoid*

lol is all that really necessary mate.
when your downloading things you shouldnt download. be ready for whateva



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Old 12-01-2008, 09:23 AM   #17
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Norton Anti Virus
Spybot S&D
Windows Firewall
Hardware router firewall.
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Old 12-01-2008, 11:13 AM   #18
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Nod32, AV
Comodo free firewall
Comodo Bioclean
CCleaner

Dont need out else, never have a virus!!!
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Old 12-10-2008, 03:13 PM   #19
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Well my combo is kinda simpel and easy

- Kaspersky 2009
- Spyware Doctor
- Ccleaner
- Tune up 2009

And the finally when i visit a site or a download anything i scan it for Viruses and so on. Always check out what you're downloding
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Old 12-12-2008, 07:20 AM   #20
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That's the good thing about AVG and Avast,it does that all for you
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