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View Poll Results: What Antivirus & Malware Do You Use?
AVG 8 17.02%
Malwarebytes 18 38.30%
Avast 15 31.91%
Norton 4 8.51%
Trendmicro 0 0%
Symantec 0 0%
Spybot: Search & Destroy 5 10.64%
Mcafee 1 2.13%
Other 20 42.55%
Microsoft Security Essentials 6 12.77%
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Old 03-09-2013, 07:41 AM   #11
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Macs are totally immune to viruses.
Viruses are less prevalent in Macs. Not immune by any stretch of the imagination.
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Old 03-14-2013, 03:43 AM   #13
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I personally use AVG and I've been using it for years now and so far so good and does not affect the performance of my computer.
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Old 03-16-2013, 10:32 PM   #14
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On my Mac and my PC I use Kaspersky ONE. I've found it to be the most secure and efficient Anti-Virus/Internet Security on the market. That is of course my opinion. I've just had extremely good results with it.
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For my PC I use comodo. Very good but you do need a bit of savvy to use it fully. I also use Glary, Windows Defender and Spybot. Otherwise AVG. I would never touch Norton, too power hungry and most likely always will be.

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Old 04-11-2013, 05:46 AM   #16
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Comodo firewall free, highly configurable, and Malwarebytes.

Trouble with firewalls and AV programs is the more popular they get, the more they have specific attacks written for them. Back in the day ZoneAlarm used to be top notch until everyone started using it, then it had a big red target painted on its back.

I would say this though, never have both your firewall and Antivirus from the same company, don't use "all round" security programs.
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you need to add none to the list. But I do use pfsense with snort (ids/ips)
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you need to add none to the list. But I do use pfsense with snort (ids/ips)
You can't have no antivirus or malware, You computer could be ridden with viruses then.
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You can't have no antivirus or malware, You computer could be ridden with viruses then.
The joys of linux.
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The joys of linux.
Mac OS X doesn't need anti-virus either as they don't get many.

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An interesting article Why You Don’t Need to Run Manual Antivirus Scans (And When You Do).
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