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I'm looking for something lightweight for an antivirus/antimalware and I just wanted to know what you guys go with? Right now I'm pretty much just using windows defender and notscript for security. I don't actually have any security software installed. I trialed Hitman pro and cleaned a few PUPs out so my mind is on antiviruses now.
    
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I've been running Bitdefender for 14 months with no complaints. I got a good introductory price and the renewal was discounted as well.
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I use Microsoft Security Essentials (free) and Malwarebytes Pro ($25 for lifetime license) and have never had any issues with viruses/malware/spyware. There's also a free version of Malwarebytes that would be worth looking into if you do not want to spend any money.
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Nothing, and I never really have an issues either. Every few months if it seems like I have too much crap on my pc or when I get new hardware I just reinstall windows anyways.
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post #5 of 69
For my OS I'm using multiple programms:

Avast Free Antivirus
Malwarebytes Pro

Browser: Firefox 30 Aurora

AdblockPlus to get that nasty scamads away
https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/adblock-plus/

SuperCookieSaveguard
https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/betterprivacy/

NoScript
https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/noscript/

Disconnect
https://addons.mozilla.org/de/firefox/addon/disconnect/

HTTPS Everywhere
https://www.eff.org/https-everywhere

Should be save enough for a daily sheduled user smile.gif
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nothing for the last couple of years now
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Avast Free
MBAM Pro (lifetime license but those will be unavailable soon)
SuperAntiSpyware free
Spybot S&D free
WOT (Web of Trust) free
Adblock Plus
     
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AdblockPlus/NoScript and nothing else. thumb.gif
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Originally Posted by DizZz View Post

I use Microsoft Security Essentials (free) and Malwarebytes Pro ($25 for lifetime license) and have never had any issues with viruses/malware/spyware. There's also a free version of Malwarebytes that would be worth looking into if you do not want to spend any money.

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AVG
Malwarebytes
Adblock Plus
Edited by Wenty - 3/22/14 at 1:29pm
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