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avg anti-virus 2011

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Road Trip 2011

CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman travels to Europe for his annual Road Trip adventure.

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AVG eyes mobile security with Location Labs deal

The security firm says its planned acquisition of Location Labs will help drive its growing mobile-security efforts.

By September 3, 2014

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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

Review

Grisoft AVG Anti-Virus 7.1 Professional Single Edition

AVG Anti-Virus 7.1 Professional Single Edition is a solid, no-frills virus scanner. But you'll need to purchase antispyware software and a firewall for complete protection.

April 6, 2006

2.5 stars Editors' rating April 6, 2006

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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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AVG defends mobile app after removal by Microsoft

Standing by its antivirus app for Windows Phone after Microsoft removed it from the Marketplace, AVG has responded to some of the complaints leveled against the software.

By September 12, 2011

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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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Windows Phone Marketplace boots AVG app

After two researchers assert that AVG's antivirus software for Windows Phone is "scareware," Microsoft removes the app from its marketplace.

By September 9, 2011

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Popular antivirus tools for OS X tested, again

New testing outlines which Mac malware tools detect known threats the best.

By January 31, 2014

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How AVG keeps your computer safe

The world's most downloaded free antivirus program is headquartered in Prague, but the heart of AVG pumps computer security from the Czech Republic's other major city, Brno. CNET editor Seth Rosenblatt tours the campus to see how AVG builds its antivirus protection.

By June 24, 2011

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Microsoft bombs another security test

AV-Test.org's latest security-suite efficacy test fails Microsoft Security Essentials -- for the second time in a row. This time, though, it's not alone.

By January 16, 2013