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#1 Allen

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Posted 05 April 2013 - 07:54 PM

Well I run windows 8 with windows defender (good av btw better than the one in vista and 7) I also have MBAM and hitman pro and don't forget my boot cds and rescue cds, a piece of malware wont survive in my system


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Posted 06 April 2013 - 07:10 AM


Windows 8 integrates Windows Defender which provides the same level of protection against malware as Microsoft Security Essentials.

Windows Defender and Windows SmartScreen
Windows 8 Security

Choosing a security toolkit with anti-virus, firewall and anti-malware programs is a matter of personal preference, your needs, your technical ability and experience, features offered, user friendliness, ease of updating (and upgrading to new program release), ease of installation/removal, available technical support from the vendor and price. Other factors to consider include detection rates and methods, scanning engine effectiveness, how often virus definitions are updated, the amount of resources the program utilizes, how it may affect system performance and what will work best for your system. A particular anti-virus that works well for one person may not work as well for another. You may need to experiment and find the one most suitable for your use and your system. There is no universal "one size fits all" solution that works for everyone and there is no best anti-virus.
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