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I need an Antivirus... I don't want anything free... And I want something really secure, money doesn't matter when it comes for stuff for my PC

Can anyone recommend me something?

I have used AVG free for a time, and I really want to hear something new and really productive
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I've always enjoyed Zonealarm: http://www.zonealarm.com/store/content/home.jsp

They have incredible firewall software.

Kaspersky is pretty good as well: http://www.kaspersky.com/

PCworld has this cute little ranking system they do with different products, here's for anti-virus:
http://www.pcworld.com/article/124475-1/article.html
Edited by onexero - 6/30/08 at 1:10pm
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i use counter-spy from sunbelt software
here
it saved my old pc from MANY MANY viruses since 2002.
it has a service called threatNet, which sends back any new information on spyware/viruses to the sunbelt server; if it's "bad" they send out an updated definitions o EVERYONE worldwide.

it's $20 a year i believe, cheap if you buy for multiple years.

and it gives you active protection (mine is set to paranoid lol)

great buy
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I to use Zonealarm. I never had a problem what so ever. To bad they don't have it for Vista 64 bit yet. But I do use it for my XP raid.
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nod32
best ever.
http://www.eset.com/
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Paid: Nod32
Free: Avast
 
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I've learned that price doesn't matter when it comes to anti-malware. I've tried everything under the sun, from NOD32, to AVG- which I've had without any problems for years, and I just recently switched over to avast. Price doesn't mean quality in AV software. I recommend avast, it scans very thoroughly, doesn't take up many resources, and is convenient.
    
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post #8 of 43
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Originally Posted by onexero View Post
I've always enjoyed Zonealarm: http://www.zonealarm.com/store/content/home.jsp

They have incredible firewall software.

Kaspersky is pretty good as well: http://www.kaspersky.com/

PCworld has this cute little ranking system they do with different products, here's for anti-virus:
http://<b>http://www.pcworld.com/art...ticle.html</b>
I think it is from 2006
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post #9 of 43
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Thanks anyway guys...

Take a look to this.. I want to hear some opinions about this

And... Is Avast free, no?
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post #10 of 43
That article is indeed from 2006

And Zonealarm isn't that good.
If you want to pay money for anti-virus/firewall software, get Kaspersky Internet Security.
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