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Old 05-09-2007, 06:17 PM   #1
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Macafee is killing my comp with all the processes it has running. what is a good virus protection program that doesnt use up so much memory?
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Old 05-09-2007, 06:30 PM   #2
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NOD32 free trial at www.eset.com
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Old 05-09-2007, 06:33 PM   #3
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as raffaz already said, NOD32. It's light on resources and it has a much higher detection rate than mcafee.
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Old 05-09-2007, 09:43 PM   #4
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i'll be the third to recommend NOD32. I love it. My computer's performance jumped when i took out Norton and put this on.
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Old 05-09-2007, 10:29 PM   #5
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yup NOD32 is the way to go
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Old 05-09-2007, 10:31 PM   #6
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im going to be a rebel

I use AVG, mostly because its free but it also doesn't use up alot of resources.
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Old 05-09-2007, 10:45 PM   #7
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i'm going to throw this link out there simply because it's a great over-view/review of NOD32. Maybe it'll help you decide.

http://www.pro-networks.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=61383
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Old 05-09-2007, 11:04 PM   #8
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NOD32. I can get it for free.

You could also try the Eset Smart Security Beta. It's a complete suite that includes anti-virus, anti-spyware, firewall etc. Kinda like Norton 360 but a lot better. Just ask if interested.
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how do you get NOD32 for free?


any estimate on howmuch the security thing would cost?
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Well the Smart Security suite is still in beta so it's free obviously. As for when it comes to retail, I have no idea.

If you want NOD32 for free, just PM me. I'm not going to post it in public.
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