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Hey all,

Anyone know of any reliable, free, anti virus software for server 2003??
    
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AVG is the choice of many . . . I prefer NOD32 myself as it has a small footprint and great heuristics.
 
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I concur with Dan. I've got NOD32 running on my SBS 2K3 server and have had no problems with resources being used. Plus, he has a Boondock Saint's pic...who can mess with that!?
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AVG for servers is the commerical version, not the free version.

I don't think there are any free server Anti-virus programs. I think you should aim for splashing out a little for NOD32.
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Originally Posted by Raptors06 View Post
I concur with Dan. I've got NOD32 running on my SBS 2K3 server and have had no problems with resources being used. Plus, he has a Boondock Saint's pic...who can mess with that!?
"And shepherds we shall be, for thee my Lord for thee, power hath descended forth from thy hand, that our feet may swiftly carry out thy command. We shall flow a river forth to thee, and teeming with souls shall it ever be. In nomine Patris, et Filii, et Spiritus Sancti"

souls = viruses and shepherds = NOD32
 
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Sorry to reply to a week old thread, but why are you using W2k3 for a server?! What's the point in wasting so many resources just to show a GUI.

If you want a much easier option, just install a UNIX, Linux or BSD variant, and you won't have to worry about viruses, just exploits in the software installed.
    
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post #7 of 8
Symantec AV for servers!

Or Linux if this is a real server.
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post #8 of 8
Back on topic.

I think that AVG or Nod32 as stated would be your best choice. Very good apps and they dont use to many resources.
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