1. Jamie McKane

    Do you use third-party anti-virus software?

    Do you use third-party anti-virus software on your PC? What program do you use?
  2. Jamie McKane

    Do you use a third-party antivirus program?

    Do you have a third-party antivirus program installed on your PC?
  3. Kevin Lancaster

    Symantec, Kaspersky aren't welcome in China

    Symantec, Kaspersky anti-viruses “not approved” in China China has excluded U.S.-based Symantec Corp and Russia’s Kaspersky Lab from a list of approved anti-virus software vendors
  4. NomNom

    Microsoft Security Essentials Tanks Another Antivirus Test

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  5. LazyLion

    New Variation on the "Your PC is Infected" Scam.

    DO NOT CLICK ON ANY LINKS IN THIS POST OR VISIT ANY SITES. So I just got a call from an unknown number on my cellphone. An automated voice in a plain English accent read out the following.... "Good Day, this is an automated call from your PC system maintenance to report the following...
  6. J

    What is the best anti-virus program?

    Best anti-virus programs: research With the abundance of anti-virus program options, which is the best to protect your PC?
  7. LazyLion

    Is your Free Anti-Virus Program a Resource Pig? Read the rest of the article here...
  8. jes

    AVG 2012 Released in SA

    AVG 2012 Released in SA AVG introduces new anti-virus suite to South Africa
  9. Mars

    Virus free flash drive.

    Whats the best way to make 100% sure that a flash drive is virus free? I am doing a course and part of the course is a flash drive with some course materials on it. Now instead of just putting the course materials on the disk I plan to pack the disk with some open source apps. Portable...
  10. R

    Free anti-virus programs: are they worth it?

    Free anti-virus: is it worth it? With a range of free anti-virus packages available on the market, do you get what you pay for?
  11. LazyLion

    Anti-Virus test shows none of them are really that great! Test Results (PDF) The short and nitty gritty of it is this... I've started using Microsoft Security Essentials on my Windows 7 computers now that Kaspersky 2009 no longer works. MSE is a good product, low memory footprint...
  12. LazyLion

    AVG stuffs it up ... again! I don't find this funny at all. I have been saying that AVG has become a piece of crapware for a while now. I loved and used AVG 7 and 7.5 for years. But 8 started giving me problems. I warned about...
  13. LazyLion

    Uninstalling Anti-Virus programs and Kaspersky

    I just bought 4 copies of KAV09 for my home computers. Got them from Matrix @ R160 each. Started installing and then KAV09 started whining that there were other "incompatible programs" I had to uninstall first. Problem is... they were all uninstalled!!! Soooo... I had to go and find...
  14. LazyLion

    Making Free Bootable Anti-Virus Rescue Disks!

    Having to do this now made me do a search for these...
  15. LazyLion

    Anti-Virus Stuff Again - Frisk Software - F-Prot

    Anti-Virus Stuff Again - Frisk Software - F-Prot I am seriously thinking about buying this program. But gonna evaluate it first. I just downloaded their trial version for Windows. 1) These are the guys who used to make the very excellent F-Prot for DOS (Pity they don't make it anymore). I...
  16. LazyLion

    AVG Free 8.0 - "Invalid Update Control CTF File"

    OK, I just recently switched BACK to AVG Free 8.0 after doing the rounds of all the other AV products. Now I am seeing this message more and more..."Invalid Update Control CTF File" Anyone know what that means and how I can fix it? /me goes to Google it so long...
  17. R

    Oblivion unplayable!

    Has anyone else here found that Oblivion crashes all the time and is completely unusable. I borrowed the game from a friend who had finished it and was raving about it. I have an Intel E8500 3.16Ghz machine 2 GB RAM and a GeForce 8800 GT 512 MB Graphics Card. Here's what I did: 1/ Installed...
  18. LazyLion

    Why you should stop using AVG!

    I have been using AVG since version 6 of their free Anti-Virus... so I was very disappointed in AVG 8.0 because of its false positives and its bandwidth chomping as was reported by Librarian here earlier... I have switched to Avast Free...
  19. R

    Anti-Virus: Corporate

    Hey Guys So we currently use Symantec End-Point security. Is it just me or is it the biggels load of crap ever made? So what other decent options are there? I've used Kaspersky and it seems to be VERY effective! Is there a "Managed" option available and who in JHB can I speak to regarding...
  20. S

    The best antivirus

    Which antivirus do you use? How good is it with actually detecting and deleting viruses, worms , trojen horses ect. Does it affect your pc's performance when live security is enabled? Share your thoughts and comments about the anti-viruses out there, (I'm using Trend micro Pc cillen , I...