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#1 Hawaiianlungs

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Posted 14 January 2014 - 09:24 PM

I am currently going to live in China for several years.

I will have a new expensive Windows 7 computer with a big HD, 16 GB of RAM, a fast processor, etc.

I want to make sure it is protected well.

Any suggestions on security software to detect the threats specific to China?

Anti-virus software?
Root it software?
Antikeylogger software?
Anti-advertising software?
Other?



Are all needed?

I have deceided on Online Armor firewall.

Threats specific to China. Or will any good general anti-virus software work? Or should I use one that works well in China and has a good track record in China? I have heard that Emsisoft antimalware works good in China., but Bitdefender is highest ranked.

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Posted 15 January 2014 - 06:27 AM

Hello,

 

I don't know about China or if geographic location even matters but I can tell you I use Bitdefender Total Security and I LOVE LOVE LOVE it.... I also use Malwarebytes paid version as my antispyware and would not trade them for anything regardless of where I may be in the world. The way I look at it is a Zbot Trojan is a Zbot Trojan is a Zbot Trojan regardless of where in the world you are and regardless of where you are you do not want it at all.... not even with green eggs and ham... :rolleyes:  :hysterical:

 

I was even using Kaspersky before I got Bitdefender....... made the right move without a doubt by changing to Bitdefender.



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Posted 15 January 2014 - 11:18 AM

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