Re: Antivirus software



"Robinb" <robin@discussion> wrote in
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and to add to Jupiter
AVG even though it is free will allow you to send the virus file
(zipped ) to them to evaluate
robin
"Jupiter Jones [MVP]" <jones_jupiter@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
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While they all may be good for what they do, Windows Defender, SpyBot
and Spyware Blaster are for spyware and NOT viruses and should not be
depended on to detect viruses since that is not their purpose.

Personally I like AVG FREE and Nod 32:
http://free.grisoft.com/doc/5390/us/frt/0?prd=aff
http://www.eset.com/

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"KC2006" <billyfungtech2006@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
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For Windows

Virus Chaser (Not Free)
http://www.viruschaser.com.hk/eng/
Windows Defender (Free)
http://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/spyware/software/default.msp
x Spybot (Free)
http://www.safer-networking.org/
SpywareBlaster (Free)
http://www.javacoolsoftware.com/spywareblaster.html
Mcafee VirusScan Plus - Special edition from AOL (Free)
http://safety.aol.com/isc/BasicSecurity/





For what it's worth, Your welcome to add BugHunter
http://bughunter.it-mate.co.uk


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