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Best Anti-virus?

by CJKrause / December 23, 2006 1:08 AM PST

which is the best anti virus available? i am currently using escan.is it good enough? if not, which one should i buy?

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Best depends on who you talk to.
by roddy32 / December 23, 2006 1:33 AM PST
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This is an opinion question, If 100 people answer, you may get 100 different answers. It can be Norton, AVG, NOD32, KAV, avast!, AntiVir, McAfee or a hundred others. They are all good. Just use the one that works best for YOU. BTW, I never heard of the one you are using, escan??

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what about you
by CJKrause / December 24, 2006 12:00 AM PST

which one are you using?

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Most people hate it but
by roddy32 / December 24, 2006 12:16 AM PST
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I use Norton (Symantec) because it has never failed me in 10 years. It is NOT free though.

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I'm also using the same.
by Donna Buenaventura / December 24, 2006 1:14 PM PST

BTW, their 2007 edition has big improvement from past edition, 2006.

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Best is in the eye of the beholder
by tomron / December 23, 2006 3:55 AM PST
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Try this LINK for a list.

I also never heard of escan

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eScan is from Microworld
by Donna Buenaventura / December 23, 2006 2:31 PM PST
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