Best Security Software

  rod45 12:16 26 Feb 10
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Hi, just recently had a virus on my pc and had to do a recovery. Can anyone advise me on either the best free security software or the best reasonably priced security software. I had Norton 360 for a while but it really slowed my pc down so i dont want any that will affect the performance.

Rod

  Miké 12:34 26 Feb 10

If running XP or above click here

If running Visa or above no need for seperate firewall!

If on XP or below then use Zone alarm firewall click here

  Miké 12:35 26 Feb 10

Of course I meant Vista.......

  BRYNIT 12:36 26 Feb 10

Avast antivirus is popular click here

  sunnystaines 16:32 26 Feb 10

have a look at the latest 360 v4

click here

its very good, i also found v3 ok too, but v2 was dreadful what version did you have?

  oldbeefer3 19:24 26 Feb 10

I've been using Microsoft Security Essentials since it was released - it's free, is antivirus and antimalware. Had no probs since I started with it.click here

  SirMetal 19:43 26 Feb 10

I recommend Microsoft Security Essentials. click here

  Input Overload 19:59 26 Feb 10

As SirMetal, Microsoft Security Essentials, on research I have done it's better than most pay for solutions. It will be my choice over the paid for software I have used for years.

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