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Windows 10 Antivirus

Ok in the past I used Windows Defender with Malwarebytes and until recently I switched to Webroot Anywhere Security Complete. I keep reading reviews that WD has gotten alot better especially alongside Malwarebytes but the problem im having is with Malwarebytes getting hung up while scanning memory objects. Its only Malwarebytes because all other malware tools run fine. Any ideas? Also what Antivirus do you recommend for a home user?

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There are reviews on these products. But I'll keep it....

In reply to: Windows 10 Antivirus

But I'll keep it personal and what we use at the office. For now we use Windows Defender because it's improved enough and has a light load.

Second reason is that we don't test the limits of AV or Malwarebytes by going to shady web pages or torrenting. If you do that then it's unclear if any protection will be enough as the PC remains a PC (personal computer.) That is, if you want to install a bad app, a PC remains a PC where it will follow your orders as it always has. Some disagree and think the PC has change to something locked down where you only get apps from app stores like we see in Android and Apple devices.

So for now, I'm going to let others give you where those reviews are but here, Defender is enough. Scans with Malwarebytes find nothing in over a year except cookies.

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No Need

In reply to: Windows 10 Antivirus

I will suggest you not to go with any anti-virus but just windows defender because no anti-virus will protect your pc completely instead you will end up finding your device working at very slow speed. So according to my point of view, you should go with Windows defender but keep a track of your device.

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Windows 10

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Great, I use Windows Defender and Malwarebytes Free together

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Multiple Anti-Malware Applications

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It is not generally recommended to run more than one anti-malware application on your PC at a time, even if one of them is "just" Defender. It just slows things down, and they sometimes can cause complications.

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