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Originally Posted by kzone75 View Post

Noticed I only get viruses if I have any anti-virus programs installed..

biggrin.gif made me laff that,good humor tongue.gif
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post #32 of 232
I use Norton Internet Security suite 2012 for 3 users. I had a special rate biggrin.gif
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I don't use one.

I use it for gaming, e-mail, movies, videos, etc.. Girlfriend uses it for school, my daughter isn't here yet so I don't need one till shes old enough to use a keyboard and mouse. tongue.gif
 
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Norton....

Just because my dad is a big believer in Norton and buys a three-pack subscription every time, and it really isn't at ALL a resource hog anymore.
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post #35 of 232
MSE+MBAM+Superantispyware+windows firewall good enough to keep me pretty safe and all lightweight applications
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post #36 of 232
Desktop: Eset Antivirus, Mbam, Sas (for manual scan)


Laptop: Eset Smart Security, Mbam, Sas (manual scan)


Sent from my HTC Desire Z using Tapatalk
post #37 of 232
I use BitDefender and Malwarebytes.
 
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post #38 of 232
Anti-what? Oh that... I've been online for 13 years now and never, ever got a virus or anything remotely close to one. It's a paranoid's waste of time and/or money. They do more harm then good. I work on people's PCs all the time because 'it's acting up' or 'it seems sluggish' or 'I have a virus.' Especially on older single and dual core computers. Get rid of all the junk they installed to 'protect' their PC or 'speed' up their PC and BAM! System runs much better now.

Sorry but ya'll just paranoid or clueless.
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post #39 of 232
avast! Internet Security and MBAM.

I honestly can't believe that so many people don't use any antivirus. That's such a terrible idea.

Even if you think a girl is clean, you still wrap your tool. Better safe than getting the clap.
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Anti-what? Oh that... I've been online for 13 years now and never, ever got a virus or anything remotely close to one. It's a paranoid's waste of time and/or money. They do more harm then good. I work on people's PCs all the time because 'it's acting up' or 'it seems sluggish' or 'I have a virus.' Especially on older single and dual core computers. Get rid of all the junk they installed to 'protect' their PC or 'speed' up their PC and BAM! System runs much better now.

Sorry but ya'll just paranoid or clueless.

LOL your reasoning, it is true if you use crappy software, but not good stuff like MSE and Malwarebytes.

Tell that to my old computer that was being used by my PC illiterate father...tons of viruses without protection.

MSE and Malwarebytes keeps him protected now. Never had a virus on that PC again.
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