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[17 Jul 2009 | 4 Comments | ]
Software Review: VIPRE Antivirus Software

I came across this software today and I thought I would try it out and see if this new slick and cool anti-virus/spyware would be fast and not a resource hog as they say they it is.  After a quick installation, reboot and definition update, and a configuration settings it was time to get down to business on this soft.  Small note I was working with Definition version 5261.  Although I have McAfee security suite running, I will mention that in the configuration of the software that it will mention …

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[23 Jun 2009 | One Comment | ]
Microsoft Security Essentials Beta – Get your Copy Today!

Today is the big day, Microsoft has put out a beta version of its free anti-virus software.  Of course, you have to fill out the survey and join Microsoft Connect, lame, to get this download and as we speak I am scanning my computer, crosses fingers that this software gets something or I be really disappointed.
http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/

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[16 Jun 2009 | One Comment | ]
Microsoft & Free Anti-Virus Software!!??

On the eve of Windows 7 Microsoft plans to roll out some special, free Anti-Virus service.  Of course,  most of us laugh hysterically at the thought it would work successfully.  I have to admit though that even though it is Microsoft I am still a bit surprised that they are not making people pay $300 for it or some other outrageous price.

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[27 Apr 2009 | No Comment | ]
Five Best Malware Removal Tools, Or Are They Really?

On Sunday, Lifehacker.com publish a post about the 5 best Malware removal tools, which based on a post about what everyone’s favorite tool was.  Although I use Spybot and SuperAntiSpyware, I thought I would give the other programs a shot before giving my opinion about these programs.  Or this post would be just about Spybot and SuperAntiSpyware and on top of that I know my computer to be clean, for the most part, but like any computer user not all security tools are 100% at removing everything and so who …