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qihoo 360 internet security(no firewall)


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#1 paulos123

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Posted 24 July 2014 - 11:50 AM

hello guys i just installed the 360 internet security from qihoo but unfortunately it has no firewall,

first of all cause i dont know about this product i want your opinions and if its good with what firewall and antispyware i should combine it.

 

p.s any opinion will be valuable.

 

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Posted 24 July 2014 - 03:50 PM

Qihoo is a Chinese-based provider of free security and antivirus software (360 Total Security, 360 Internet Security, 360 Browser, 360 Security, 360 Mobile Safe, 360 Vault, etc). There has been a lot of controversy surrounding Qihoo to include it's reporting other anti-virus software and search tools as being malicious, deceptive marketing practices and various privacy issues.
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Posted 24 July 2014 - 07:41 PM

you know what i read your articles and for me these things are nothing.

 

check this test of the product.

 

http://www.av-test.org/en/home/

 

you dont have to search only for the bad things.

 

only qihoo,bitdefender and kaspersky get this high score.



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Posted 24 July 2014 - 07:44 PM

These kinds of comparative testing results will vary depending on a variety of factors to include but not limited to who conducted the testing, what they were testing for (type of threats, attack vectors, exploits), what versions of anti-virus software was tested, what type of scanning engine was used, and the ability to clean or repair. There are no universally predefined set of standards or criteria for testing which means each test will yield different results. As such, you need to look for detailed information about how the tests were conducted, the procedures used, and data results.
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Posted 25 July 2014 - 07:18 AM

ok,so lets get back to the beggining of the topic,you suggest 360 internet security,if yes with what firewall and antispyware,if not what do you suggest.

 

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Posted 25 July 2014 - 07:48 AM

In your first post you requested opinions of Qihoo 360. I provided mine and stand by that opinion.

My personal choice is ESET NOD32 Anti-Virus if choosing a paid for program as it leaves a small footprint...meaning it is not intrusive and does not utilize a lot of system resources. Emsisoft Anti-Malware is also a good choice if looking for a paid for program. If you don't want to pay then I recommend avast! Free Antivirus.

I also prefer to use Windows built-in Firewall.

5 Reasons Why the Windows Firewall is One of the Best Firewalls.


If you have not done so already, you may want to read:
Choosing an Anti-Virus Program
Supplementing your Anti-Virus Program with Anti-Malware Tools
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