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Lavasoft on Monday unveiled a new antivirus application it hopes will do as well as its runaway hit Ad-Aware.
The encore, Lavasoft Anti-Virus Helix, is Lavasoft's first full-fledged antivirus application, following the tracks of the company's popular adware and spyware-sniffer, as well as a lesser-known file shredder, firewall, and registry cleaner.
Lavasoft Anti-Virus Helix shares the most sought-after components of antivirus apps: malware blockers, on-the-fly detection, a scanner, malware removal, and protection from e-mail viruses and Web threats. It offers full system scanning and, in addition, lets you pick from preset scans or create a profile to scan a smaller portion of your PC, for instance, just your "C" drive.
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If it beats avast for a freebie im on it!
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Hopefully its good
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This might be a good product. It may take a while to become as good as Avast, but it should be good!
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If it beats avast for a freebie im on it!
Yeah, and if it's not a resource hog like Avast isn't.
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Yeah, and if it's not a resource hog like Avast isn't.
I've never really found Avast to be a huge resource hog. Even if it is, I'd much rather have Avast with it's real-time scanning.
 
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It'll have to be damn good if I'm to be tempted away from Nod32.
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It'll have to be damn good if I'm to be tempted away from Nod32.
I'm with ya there.
    
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