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Windows 7: Does the Windows need to anti-virus?

02 Jun 2013   #11
Gary

Win 10 Pro 64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Borg 386 View Post
MS bundles this in to help reduce the spread of viruses. Microsoft Security Essentials is a free AV that combines the functions of Defender with active scanning & an AV engine. If you opt to d/l MSE, it will by default, disable Defender, so don't panic if after installation you see Defender disabled.

Microsoft Security Essentials - Microsoft Windows
To me using MSE is akin to having the fox guard the hen house.


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02 Jun 2013   #12
khoshtipi

windows 7 Ultimate X86
 
 

Thanks again borg.
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02 Jun 2013   #13
khoshtipi

windows 7 Ultimate X86
 
 

@gary:

Although MSE & Malwarbytes are very good goods. But My AV is the always updated, Kaspersky Internet Security 2013.
Thanks guys.
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