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post #11 of 29
Microsoft Security Essentials or Panda Cloud Security. Talking about open-source projects, has anybody here used OpenOffice yet? It's a free Microsoft Office.
post #12 of 29
I have Avira antivir and superantispyware on my machine behind a router... Avira apparently has the highest detection rate and lowest false positives...
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Eset nod 32.
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post #14 of 29
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Originally Posted by Little Overclocker/Gamer View Post
Microsoft Security Essentials or Panda Cloud Security. Talking about open-source projects, has anybody here used OpenOffice yet? It's a free Microsoft Office.
LMAO everyone knows about OpenOffice and its not a Microsoft product. Oracle develops it.
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post #15 of 29
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Originally Posted by Strider_2001 View Post
am I still the only person swearing by the free version of AVG???
AVG free is more bloated than Norton now, no one should be using it still
post #16 of 29
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Originally Posted by FlawleZ View Post
LMAO everyone knows about OpenOffice and its not a Microsoft product. Oracle develops it.
That guy's a troll. He's like 10 years old and post in all threads and never come back.
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post #17 of 29
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Originally Posted by 78@pwnt4lif3 View Post
Panda sucks so bad and Trend, they are both rated the LOWEST protection ever in Maximum PC. No joke.

It's sufficient for what i do with my pc's. Firewall is handled by my router and once a month i do a full sweep with a online scanner just to be sure.
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post #18 of 29
the best of the best will always be microsoft security essentials.. theres no one else that will beat this software..ever
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post #19 of 29
Avira, avast, or mse. Avg is junk now. If you want to compare detection rates, go to http://av-comparatives.org

Last I checked, mse is falling behind so I would use avira or avast. You might want to grab malwarebytes antimalware and/or superantispyware. Spybot and ad aware are both dated now.
Edited by Waffleboy - 12/29/10 at 10:29am
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post #20 of 29
MSE is hands down the best. And although it is a bit more resource-hungry than I like, I have never had an issue since installing it on dozens of computers besides two that didn't update to the new version automatically about a month ago.
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