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AT&T/yahoo McAfee or AVG or Avast or something else?

by bargainholic / March 16, 2009 6:33 AM PDT

I need to make a decision re my internet security. I currently have Spyware Doctor with antivirus (I've had Spyware Doctor for years but a recent upgrade included antivirus) I also have Registry Mechanic, AdAware, Spyware Blaster and Spybot.

Recently AT&T/Yahoo stopped supporting Norton and started offering McAfee. But I've read that many people choose to not use this ISP provided software and are happier with sometimes free software.

Any advice is appreciated. I not a beginner but I'm not an expert either. I'm open and appreciative of learning new things from trusted sources.

My computer OS: Windows XP home SP3

Model number HP Pavilion vx74

Thanks very much!

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