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AdAware + Malwarebytes + Avast


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#1 enfant terrible

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Posted 27 September 2017 - 10:43 AM

Do these programs interfere with each other or not? 



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Posted 27 September 2017 - 02:25 PM

Do these programs interfere with each other or not? 

Avast and MBAM, normally no; however i'm not so sure about Adaware since it became a full-fledge AV.



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Posted 27 September 2017 - 03:02 PM

...In October 2013, adaware released Ad-Aware 11. The new version of its flagship antivirus product incorporated BitDefenders award winning antivirus engine and combined it with adawares existing anti-malware technology...In 2015, adaware partnered with Avira and licensed their cloud-based malicious URL (MURL) database and program classification service (AUC)...In 2016, our company changed its name to adaware to reflect the evolution of the brand and the success of its flagship antivirus software...

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