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Windows 7: norton internet security


13 Jan 2011   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
norton internet security

I have the latest version of norton internet security. what could I use as a spyware, etc. to help further secure my windows 7 home premium laptop??

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13 Jan 2011   #2

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Norton will cover you for spyware.

You could also install Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware: Malwarebytes
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13 Jan 2011   #3

 
 

theog is right, in that Malwarebytes seems to be universally known and respected. I have also used the following apps with good results:

Ad-Aware and

Trend Micro House Call (this is not from Trend Micro HijackThis)
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13 Jan 2011   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit-HP OEM SP1 Installed
 
 

I agree/use malwarebytes (free) as well as superantispyware (free) with Norton and they all seem to "play" nice with each other
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13 Jan 2011   #5

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

the kind of response's I was wanting. I was thinking of mse.
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13 Jan 2011   #6

Win 7 32 Home Premium, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

I'm currently running Norton 360 along with MSE and Comodo Firewall/Defense.

They all play well together with no conflicts. MSE plays well with most AV's and any added layer of protection you can get is a nice plus.

As theog said, adding Malwarebytes would be a good idea
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14 Jan 2011   #7

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

thanx guys.
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14 Jan 2011   #8

Windows 8 Professional 64-bit
 
 

My highest recommendation is "Spyware Doctor". I use it with Norton 360. Excellent protection, strongly recommended. It, in my opinion, it so far the most advanced anti-spyware product I had used.
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16 Jan 2011   #9

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Borg 386 View Post
I'm currently running Norton 360 along with MSE and Comodo Firewall/Defense.
Norton, MSE plus the HIPS software in the Comodo Defense+ sounds like a lot of computer security bases covered!

~Maxx~
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16 Jan 2011   #10

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

I note you are running Win 7 64-bit.

Super Anti-spyware is good choice as it is 64-bit native.
Their update server is however somewhat slower than Malwarebytes server.

I've been using Norton for 3 years and in that time no malware has got past it.
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