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has blocked a web site from downloading malware on my computer. A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. Just because it shows up in Microsoft's services is no reason to get bent out of shape. bob saget View Public Profile Find More Posts by bob saget bob saget's System Specs MotherboardAsus Sabretooth Z170S CPUIntel i7 6700k GraphicsEVGA GTX980Ti Memory16 Gig Corsair Dominator Cooling SolutionHyper 212 DisplayAsus his comment is here

I don't think we need to discuss those other factors…or do we? ADDITIONAL TERMS Housecall can only be used to assess the vulnerability of websites, domains, services, and/or systems under your lawful control. Zhivago Dr. Stealing, scamming, bluffing: El Reg rides along with pen-testing 'red team hackers' In the three years since IETF said pervasive monitoring is an attack, what's changed? Get More Info

Quote: Originally Posted by Hidavi Trend Micro Worry-Free Business Advanced Security is very good, speaking from experience. But that would make things easier for hackers and malware authors - a huge number of non-geek people with MSE. Is Panda going to offer anything Microsoft in their updates? It was well received by virus writers, though.

Join Date: Jul 2005 Location: Neo-Venezia, Aqua (VHHH <-> CYYZ) Posts: 1,844 Quote: Originally Posted by Alientank Cry more Trend Micro *******s. I see that HouseCall 7.1 downloads an application launcher. I'm kinda paranoid about losing everything I've worked hard on. The technology works best alone - running two anti-virus packages on the same PC is generally a bad idea.

ROCCAT Suora FX Review With the semester over and finals just recently behind me, I can finally relax. I think Computerworld sensationalized the story a bit with the headline. Just Google free anti virus and you will get, About 96,800,000 results (0.35 seconds) Back to top #21 Sightless Sightless Members 435 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Up in the Clouds Local I do hope MS sorts out their problems with security in the long run and with Vista and now 7, they're well on their way I think.

And so what if it is? Includes: Full scan and custom scan options, in addition to Quick Scan. That's when the giant cock slaps you across the cheek, causing you to fall out of your chair. Zhivago View Public Profile Find More Posts by Dr.

KC Back to top #18 Romeo29 Romeo29 Learning To Bleep BC Advisor 3,194 posts OFFLINE Gender:Not Telling Location: Local time:07:11 AM Posted 01 December 2010 - 01:13 AM PCWorld can I don't see how its protection is basic, given that it removes all types of malware (including rootkits, something AVG doesnt do)Other antivirus products like avast! (free edition) also provide behavior A secure system can still get rogue software installed. M³ CLL Events Whitepapers The Next Platform Data Centre Software Security Transformation DevOps Business Personal Tech Science Emergent Tech Bootnotes Alerts Newsletters We see you, ransomware flingers, testing out your baddest

Really? this content Oh and you wouldn't be whining and crying about Microsoft's latest initiative to make millions more safer. Why should they? Try Internet Security free for 30 days.

Why not let the cloud... Sponsored Links INSTANTLY dtSearch® It complements, but is not a substitute for, existing security software that provides proactive protection and continuously scans and monitors for threats. Since our church consists of mainly Chinese people, it was not hard to spot him. weblink I am not knocking Panda as it seems like a good solution but all I am saying is that you or anyone has no right to complain because Microsoft does not

Trend Micro reserves the right to change the terms of these free antivirus site offerings without advance notice. New Members: Please click here for the Bleeping Computer Forum Board RulesMy Career Involves 37 Years as an Electronics Repair Technician, to Which I am Currently Retired From.I Am Currently Using Zhivago : Nov 5, 2010 at 04:33 PM.

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Who knows, maybe someday if Microsoft manages to really make their OS secure, antivirus products won’t be needed anymore. Does HouseCall expire? Maybe Panda's marketing team needs to do a little work and get the word out. Follow Gregg on Twitter at @gkeizer or subscribe to Gregg's RSS feed.

Which leads to another question: who's going to pay for developing/hosting/maintaining this AV selection section of MS Update? TUNAI CLIP by Aaron Lai by chconline posted 1 day and 18 hours ago, with 5 replies. I think that when MSE 2.0 comes out soon it will even be better. check over here What is this?

Reply Luis Corrons says: November 11, 2010 at 7:38 am @safeguy That's a good one! MSE'S updates don't take any longer then the other brands do. You think to yourself "Well, at least I got that out of the way", but then the giant cock rears back and stabs your eye again, and again, and again. We'll update this story as and when we hear more. ® Sponsored: Continuous lifecycle London 2017 event.

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It's unclear whether or not Trend Micro plans to launch any formal objection over Microsoft Security Essentials. Come on….diversity and making every single user aware of all those options is a good thing, isn't it? Back to top #25 snyper1982 snyper1982 Members 4 posts OFFLINE Local time:04:11 AM Posted 12 March 2011 - 04:15 PM How is MSE not sufficient? Register now Tips and corrections 36 Comments More from The Register Crims using anti-virus exclusion lists to send malware to where it can do most damage When vendors tell you what

Last Monday, Microsoft started adding Security Essentials to the optional download list seen by U.S. I placed some files with known malware in a folder and started scanning. etc. Welcome to Bleeping Computer!

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