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avg anti-virus

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AVG Anti-Virus Free 2011

AVG Free might've flagged just a little in the past few years, but it's back with a shorter install, better usability, and faster scans.

By June 6, 2012

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Quick Tips: Schedule AVG Anti-Virus scans

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

June 7, 2012

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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

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Former Mozilla CEO to head security-software maker AVG

Gary Kovacs gets the nod to guide AVG, where he'll be forced to contend with problems not unlike those he faced at Mozilla.

By July 30, 2013

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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

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AVG antivirus coming to iPhone and OS X

For anti-virus software maker AVG, the iPhone not only needs software to protect it from malware, but is on course to get some from AVG, hopefully by the end of 2010

By July 24, 2009

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AVG temporarily blocked iTunes, labeling it malware

AVG says its antivirus software last week mistakenly detected iTunes as a Trojan, but the patch was released after five hours.

By July 27, 2009

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AVG update cripples some Windows XP systems

A false positive tags a Windows system file as malware, leaving some versions of Windows XP unable to reboot.

By November 11, 2008

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Grisoft modifies its free AVG product after complaints

AVG 8.0 no longer downloads the home page of every search result returned by Google, Yahoo, and MSN, and now uses a blacklist to check sites for malware.

By July 9, 2008

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Security suites jockey for position on Windows 8.1

The first security suite tests are in on Windows 8.1, and the picture remains mediocre for most of them. Still, almost all of them improved on Windows 8.1's default security.

By January 22, 2014