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Avira AntiVir Personal 8

AntiVir Personal 8 provides more than adequate malicious-software protection, but for the price, we expected more features and polish.

By Dec. 2, 2008

3.5 stars Editor's rating Dec. 2, 2008

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A second look at online virus-scan services

Free services supplement your real-time antivirus software and other PC-security measures.

By Sep. 11, 2009


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


How to family-proof your PC

Every family has at least one novice whose risky computer behavior is asking for trouble. Before disowning them, try these PC precautions.

By May. 8, 2009


Microsoft's free security beta fills up

A day after its launch, Microsoft Security Essentials is no longer available from the company's site. The beta had been limited to 75,000 participants.

By Jun. 24, 2009


Reviews of antivirus programs and security suites

Reviews of antivirus programs and security suites

By Jan. 29, 2008


Your one-stop shop for free online PC scans

PC Flank pokes and prods your system with several different security tests.

By May. 7, 2008


Windows 7 on your Intel Mac - for free!

Want to check out Windows 7 on your Intel Mac for free? Simply follow this how-to for a step-by-step guide on getting the latest Microsoft OS on your Intel Mac.

By May. 13, 2009


Five simple PC security tips

"Security" and "simple" rarely go together, but these techniques will keep you safe without requiring a lot of time and trouble.

By May. 7, 2009


Telltale signs of a computer virus infection

It can be difficult to distinguish a hardware or software problem from the symptoms of a virus or worm on your PC.

By Apr. 13, 2009