34 Results for

anti_virus

Article

Microsoft anti-virus fails security check, vows to do better

Microsoft's free anti-virus software, Security Essentials, has failed examinations conducted by AV-Test, for the second time in a row.

By January 17, 2013

Video

Quick Tips: Schedule AVG Anti-Virus scans

Don't cancel your virus scans because they're inconvenient. Reschedule them!

June 7, 2012

Article

Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac is free (and a good idea)

Security expert Sophos has announced its latest antivirus product for Mac owners, and it's completely free.

By November 9, 2010

Review

Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2010 (CD-ROM

Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2010 offers pricey antivirus protection. The 2009 version scored well on independent antivirus detection and removal tests, but be prepared to pay a premium for what you're getting.

August 26, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 26, 2009
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Users upset after CA anti-virus detects Windows system file as virus

False positives prompt confusion and anger among CA anti-virus users.

By July 9, 2009

Article

Hands-on with Sunbelt Vipre anti-virus: Is it slow? Is it heck

We've got a new player in the glamorous world of anti-virus, and its name is Vipre. Does it have what it takes to stand up to the big boys?

By June 17, 2009

Review

Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2009

Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2009 provides adequate protection, but the program itself could use some work in telling the user what's going on.

August 7, 2008

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 7, 2008

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Protect your PC from viruses with free AVG Anti-Virus 8.0

Grisoft's new version of AVG Anti-Virus 8.0 offers protection from viruses and spyware and doesn't cost a dime.

By May 12, 2008

Review

CA Anti-Virus Plus CA Anti-Spyware 2008

CA Anti-Virus Plus CA Anti-Spyware 2008 holds the middle ground this year, featuring faster code but lacking any compelling "must-have" features.

October 12, 2007

2.5 stars Editors' rating October 12, 2007
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Crave Podcast 63: Open-source anti-virus on trial

Thank goodness for small mercies -- Rupert Goodwins has been found alive and well. And he's back to judge The Trial, which this week concerns open-source anti-virus

By December 14, 2007