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Malware & Security Protection

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#1 klatooo


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Posted 03 January 2013 - 10:45 AM

I have the latest Norton Antivirus Protection. In reading some posts, i have read that sometimes a malware virus may infect even if one has protection. Is there a product that effectively does both?

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#2 Sightless


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Posted 03 January 2013 - 08:24 PM

No security software is foolproof.

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Posted 08 January 2013 - 07:41 AM

I dont even have a Antivirus installed anymore. Im using virtual environment the few times my brain wanna open some nasty unknown archive or executable. And standard SP2/3 XP professional FW :thumbsup:

Firefox and Noflash/adblock together with a Javascript/popup button blocker to get rid of the annoying unclosable boxes on some sites.. <_<

But im very aware of my security so i dont use for example following
PDF or related readers
Microsoft Office applications

Mostly gaming and watching movies, music etc

#4 dj07


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Posted 10 January 2013 - 05:34 AM

You may try Immunet Plus. Iím using it and getting full protection. It would also be work for you.

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Posted 10 January 2013 - 07:04 PM

I agree with Sightless. No security product can detect 100% of the threats out there. That's why you should be using a layered protection strategy which is not relying on just an antivirus, but having additional protection such as a host file, anti-malware like Malwarebytes' Pro, HIPS etc.

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