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AV suite with similar features?

by hasnath16 / June 13, 2013 4:14 AM PDT

I have McAfee AV right now, and usually when I go to a site that is
suspicious or has viruses, it stops it automatically, and confirms with
me, which allows me the opportunity to not go on the site, if I pressed
the link by accident. What other AVs have features like that? Also, when
I do google search, or anywhere where links appear, McAfee shows me
whether its a safe link. I definitely need those two features in
addition to real time protection, and just overall better than McAfee,
because I'm having some issues with McAfee right now, and need a new AV. I would prefer it to be under 60 dollars, and to have like the whole package as McAfee does, with firewall, spyware, etc. (idk much about this). Thank you.

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So why not report these back to them?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 13, 2013 4:37 AM PDT

And here's what I use. Avast free but for the browser I use Chrome or Firefox along with Adblock+ and WOT (Web Of Trust.)

I guess I could add NoScript but I'm not that paranoid yet.

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There're a bunch of these
by wpgwpg / June 13, 2013 4:36 AM PDT

Norton, AVG, AVAST, Nod32, Kapersky, Trend Micro, and Panda are among the top ones. I don't think there's a one best. All are good, none are perfect.

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