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In other news, AMD users with McAfee have started getting massive slowdowns and BSODs.

Intel Security: Featuring AVX2 for our valued hardware customers and x87 for everyone else.biggrin.gif
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In other news, AMD users with McAfee have started getting massive slowdowns and BSODs.

Intel Security: Featuring AVX2 for our valued hardware customers and x87 for everyone else.biggrin.gif

And TSX*

*Supports only 1 core on processors than don't support TSX
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If the security is not opensource, you are better off without anti-virus protection.
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Common sense is the best security. Doesn't waste any CPU cycles!
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Intel owns McAfee ? That's news to me. It's amazing McAfee is still this bad, being under Intel control.
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I'm glad I wasted a few minutes of your time. I'd report you as well, but I think I'll let you dwell on the pointlessness of your action.
Why is that? I've had Mcafee on a PC before. It didn't seem so bad. Though honestly, keeping your PC clean of spyware and viruses is mostly up to the user. There's only so much Internet security suites can do.

In my experience, it is an obstinate-interfaced resource hog which isn't very good at keeping out malware anyways.

And you are correct. It's not bad, per se...it's just not that good either. It's better than nothing.
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In other news, AMD users with McAfee have started getting massive slowdowns and BSODs.

I am disappointed in you, you are post #7. I expected this sooner, hell even the NSA tinfoil hat made it in before you. buttkick.gif
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McAfee said he and Intel can finally both be happy.
"I really am elated beyond description," he said. "Everyone thinks I've written the worst software in the world. But I've had nothing to do with that company for 20 years."

lolololol. and true
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would this even matter if the NSA (might) have hardware level backdoors?rolleyes.gif

Exactly.
The software should be able to stop ANYONE.
If the Gov't can exploit a backdoor,so can the hackers.
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lol

Now Norton, it's your turn!
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