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Old 10-28-2008, 03:19 PM   #1
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Default How do you secure your PC

Mines:-

AVG Free
Spybot 8.0
XP Pro EFS on important folders
XP Firewall on (you'd be insane to leave off)
Peer Guardian 2

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Old 10-31-2008, 06:43 AM   #2
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Truecrypt full disk encryption
NOD32
Hardware firewall with IDS
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Old 11-09-2008, 04:48 PM   #3
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My personal combo is

-avg free
-avast fee
-spybot free
-comodo firewall pro free
-avira anti virus free
-bitdefender total security 2009 or -bitdefender 10 free depends if you have 32x or 64x as you cant install -bitdefender 10 free on 64x
-Ccleaner or -auslogics or both
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Old 11-22-2008, 11:40 PM   #4
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And how does your system not crawl now?

Laptop
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Avast
CCleaner

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Avast
CCleaner
Sygate



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Old 11-23-2008, 12:51 AM   #5
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My system

Desktop
Symantec Antivirus 2009
Windows Defender
SUPERAntispyware
Windows firewall
CCCleaner

Gaming rig
NOD32
Windows Defender
SUPERAntispyware
Comodo Firewall
CCCleaner
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Old 11-23-2008, 04:45 AM   #6
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no av, nada nothing zip zilch

I have a hardware firewall in my modem and a brain, more than sufficient





That said, I did run avast until recently

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My personal combo is

-avg free
-avast fee
-spybot free
-comodo firewall pro free
-avira anti virus free
-bitdefender total security 2009 or -bitdefender 10 free depends if you have 32x or 64x as you cant install -bitdefender 10 free on 64x
-Ccleaner or -auslogics or both
WTF??? you're running four av's???

I hope they're not all resident, you do know that you should only run one at a time don't you???
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Old 11-23-2008, 08:05 AM   #7
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there is 2 combinations i go for.

Nod32
Windows Defender
Ad Aware
XP Firewall
Router Firewall

Symantec Coorporate Edition
Windows Defender
Ad Aware
XP Firewall
Router Firewall
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Old 11-25-2008, 12:17 AM   #8
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My Combo:

Kasperskey Anti virus (Fully Enabled)
Nod32 (Amon disabled)
AVG Internet Security (Resident Shield and Web Shield disabled)
Windows Defender (Real time protection disabled)
Truecrypt AES full hard drive encryption
Peer Guardian 2
Protowall
SocketShield

All anti virus programs have scheduled scans e.g

Kasperskey 8:00am
Nod32 2:00pm
AVG 7:00pm
Defender 12:00am

I change my encrypting password and windows password every 3 weeks.
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Old 11-25-2008, 08:37 AM   #9
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no av, nada nothing zip zilch
I have a hardware firewall in my modem and a brain, more than sufficient
Same here, although my laptop does have the windows firewall enabled. I haven't had a virus in years and if I do my stuff is backed up so I'll just wipe the drive and reinstall.
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Old 11-25-2008, 06:42 PM   #10
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My Combo:

Kasperskey Anti virus (Fully Enabled)
Nod32 (Amon disabled)
AVG Internet Security (Resident Shield and Web Shield disabled)
Windows Defender (Real time protection disabled)
Truecrypt AES full hard drive encryption
Peer Guardian 2
Protowall
SocketShield

All anti virus programs have scheduled scans e.g

Kasperskey 8:00am
Nod32 2:00pm
AVG 7:00pm
Defender 12:00am

I change my encrypting password and windows password every 3 weeks.
*paranoid*

lol is all that really necessary jus be cautious mate.
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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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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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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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That's the good thing about AVG and Avast,it does that all for you
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