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Whats The Best AntiVirus Software You Can Buy?


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Im going to PC World and I wanted an expert opinion

They have Norton at half price, should I get that
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I wouldn't get Norton

There are plenty of free AVs you can get online that are very good.

Avira is my preference, but Avast is also very good


Add MalwareBytes Anti-Malware into that and you would have very good protection
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Why wouldnt you get norton?
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Its been known as a major resource hog and not effective at all against spyware and viruses. Avira on the other hand is extremely good at removing infections, especially new ones
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What about this

http://www.pcworld.c...p;category_oid=
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Kaspersky is a good brand, but as Rorschach112 has said, there are some very good free AV's available.
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See Admin's list of Free/Pay Anti-virus software. Sari has a lot of useful links and info HERE.

Let's use this forum's resource information guides.
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[quote name='Rorschach112' date='Nov 27 2008, 08:33 AM' post='1385266']
I wouldn't get Norton

I agree, Norton has degraded over the years.

I have cleaned a lot of computer viruses that had Norton on them.
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Depending on how much you want to spend, i'd argue that NOD32 is the best, but it's expensive and you need to renew your license.
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I am a firm believer in Trend Micro Internet Security.
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