Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Is this a good setup for security?

07 Jan 2011   #1
w1ck3d

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 
Is this a good setup for security?

I have Avira Antivirus Premium security suit.
Malwarebytes Pro
Key scrambler premium pro

Too little or too much? lol
I'm smart about what i do on the internet so i dont have any worries about virus's.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

07 Jan 2011   #2
ie9

Windows 7 Ultimate (SP1)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by w1ck3d View Post
I'm smart about what i do on the internet so i dont have any worries about virus's.
Best anti-virus program out there!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Jan 2011   #3
Bobby72

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Yes it's a good setup for security.

Also mustn't neglect patching the vulnerabilites. Try free PSI Secunia to keep all your 3rd party applications and Windows up to date. You can drastically reduced of getting malware by having this on your setup if you haven't got one.

https://secunia.com/vulnerability_scanning/personal/
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


07 Jan 2011   #4
w1ck3d

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Thanks for the replies! Also what is a good program for scanning system vulnerabilities? I used to have one but i forget the name of it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Jan 2011   #5
Bobby72

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

PSI Secunia? It's in the link I put out. If you don't want that on your computer then there is Secunia Online Scan.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Is this a good setup for security?




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Home Wi-Fi security's just as good as '90s PC security!
Home Wi-Fi security's just as good as '90s PC security! Wait, what?
Security News
My Not-So-Good Room Setup
Mod, please close. Thanks.
Chillout Room
looking for good setup to go around AMD cpu
well as title says and what i've asked in many previous threads is that I'm looking for various parts to build a fair gaming rig (fair meaning O.K.) and I want to know something because out of every forum the gamers know best so what would be a good set of hardware to go around the AMD Phenom II X4...
Gaming
Is this a good setup for backup and file storage?
Hello, :D I just went out and purchased a Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Desk 2 TB USB 2.0 hard drive for about $100 because I thought it was too good to pass up. Now I am having second thoughts, and wondering if I should return it, or if I got a good deal. I need to upgrade my Windows 7 OS to 64...
Backup and Restore
Is This a Good Setup?
As some of you have seen my other topic (http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/73214-thinking-buying-new-computer-good-setup.html) well that was about a desktop and now this is about a laptop. I thinking now instead of buying a desktop I might buy a Dell Inspiron 15 ...
Hardware & Devices
Is my new setup any good?
I am using Windows 7 Pro x64 and installed MSE and ForceField for IE8. Will this defend me against bad sites or should I get a new Security Suite like WebRoot? Any suggestions are appreciated :D
System Security

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:15.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App