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Windows 7: what the best security solution

09 May 2010   #11
Wicca

 
 

yes malexous i agree sure i want to keep kaspersky i know it has the most awards




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09 May 2010   #12
osholt

Windows 7 Profesional x86, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
 
 

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i am asking on your solution and why you think it is the best i have kaspersky but
in this forum people dis it
Kaspersky Internet Security is notorious for having an extremely low Virus detection rate, something Niemiro (Vista Guru over on VF) will pay testament to.
It performs very well in on-demand, proactive and dynamic tests. I have never seen anyone claim that it has low detection rates before.
This is based completely on two sources:

The attached chart.

Niemiro's hours of complaints about how few viruses were detected when he switched from McAfee to Kaspersky last year.
This is completely unscientific but since he switched to Kaspersky I think he's had at least one possibly two major attacks, whereas when he had McAfee he had no major attacks.

Oli


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09 May 2010   #13
Wicca

 
 

so far kaspersky is brilliant so far but wat is you view
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09 May 2010   #14
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

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i am asking on your solution and why you think it is the best i have kaspersky but
in this forum people dis it
It's what works for you. if you like it and it is causing you no problems with your system, use it. Opinions on the "best" program are subjective and a matter of individual opinion. There are many threads here on the "best" anti-virus, the "best anti-malware", and the "best" firewall programs. What is best is mostly personal opinion.
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09 May 2010   #15
Wicca

 
 

i used McAfee it is terrible
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09 May 2010   #16
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Unlike, Oli, I would not have McAfee on my computer; but that is my personal opinion.
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09 May 2010   #17
Wicca

 
 

yeah osholt thinks it has the lost detection rate i think he is talking trase
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09 May 2010   #18
osholt

Windows 7 Profesional x86, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
 
 

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Unlike, Oli, I would not have McAfee on my computer; but that is my personal opinion.
Point taken, we shall have to agree to disagree.

What I think we can all agree is that it doesn't particularly matter which antivirus program you have as long as you've got one installed. They're all pretty good; none of them are perfect and some are more suited for some tasks than others but for a few megabytes of code they do remarkably well.

Oli
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09 May 2010   #19
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit
 
 

@ Oli I want to know something from you . In your bar diagram what is Microsoft? Is it windows defender ?
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09 May 2010   #20
osholt

Windows 7 Profesional x86, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
 
 

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@ Oli I want to know something from you . In your bar diagram what is Microsoft? Is it windows defender ?
I believe it is Microsoft Security Essentials.

Oli
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