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What Anti Virus program do you use on your computer?


Asked by liss05 at 3:55 PM on Feb. 17, 2011 in Technology

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  • On my Windows 7 Laptop I use Avast (free) and I keep a copy of Malwarebytes (free) to scan periodically. On my Linux desktop and laptop I don't use any antivirus... don't need to!

    Answer by WoodWitch at 5:07 PM on Feb. 18, 2011

  • AVG-Anti-virus free. No issues as of yet. Been 2 years.

    Answer by But_Mommie at 3:56 PM on Feb. 17, 2011

  • To pay for it: Trend Micro
    Free: Avast

    Answer by Rosehawk at 3:58 PM on Feb. 17, 2011

  • Oh, and what NOT to get: McCaffee, it will randomly remove and block programs as viruses that have been used for months-years. Norton is another to stay away from. It digs itself into your hard drive and make it impossible for you to fully remove, then wreak havoc on your machine. My best friend's computer stopped working right, then crashed after she tried to remove Norton.

    Answer by Rosehawk at 4:02 PM on Feb. 17, 2011

  • I use Avast!; it's free and very effective.

    Answer by Scuba at 4:19 PM on Feb. 17, 2011

  • avast

    Answer by justalady774 at 12:51 AM on Feb. 18, 2011

  • Avast is awesome!

    Answer by rkoloms at 1:55 PM on Feb. 19, 2011

  • AVG

    Answer by tasches at 4:25 PM on Feb. 22, 2011