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Old 03-05-2018, 11:12 AM
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My IS software is expiring soon and I have Kaspersky now and will be non renewable. What is a good one and hopefully a free one. I think I have used Avast before, but several years ago. Any help appreciated.
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Old 03-05-2018, 03:43 PM
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It will depend on what version of Windows your computer is running. You can Google "Free Anti-virus Software" and see what will work for you. There are loads of them. I have McAffee because it came on my laptop, but I've heard positive reviews on the native Windows AV software.
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Old 03-05-2018, 04:03 PM
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My son is in Network Security in the Army. He has us using Windows Defender and Spybot.
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Old 03-05-2018, 04:38 PM
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I used Norton Symantec Anti Virus and Malwarebytes. I've used them for years and never had a problem despite a lot of internet usage. However, Norton is not free. Malwarebytes does have a free version, but I'm not sure what the limitations on it are. Personally, I feel that a good security program is worth the expense.
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Old 03-05-2018, 04:54 PM
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I like AVG free. I've used it on every computer I've ever owned, and have never had a problem.
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Old 03-05-2018, 06:04 PM
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Mine is free through the internet provider. I have spectrum and they have free security.
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Old 03-05-2018, 07:40 PM
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We have had Trend Micro for many years and really like it.
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Old 03-06-2018, 04:54 AM
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I use Windows Defender and Malwarebytes free version.
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Old 03-06-2018, 06:04 AM
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I've had Trend Micro for years with no problems. However, it isn't free. I've heard Windows Defender works well too.
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Old 03-06-2018, 06:56 AM
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I use Norton on my computer, yes it cost me an annual fee but I can use it on up to 5 devises (tablet, phone) so it is well worth the price.
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