best FREE antivirus software (IYO)

Help and Discussion

Moderator: The Mod Squad

Post Reply
Posts: 1
Joined: Fri Apr 07, 2017 2:32 pm

best FREE antivirus software (IYO)

Post by grizzly »

what, in your opinion, is the best FREE antivirus software???
User avatar
Mobo-fu Master
Mobo-fu Master
Posts: 37629
Joined: Sun May 06, 2001 12:01 am
Location: Netherlands

Re: best FREE antivirus software (IYO)

Post by evasive »

What operating system? What hardware? How well-trained is the user? What is the browsing behaviour?

The story is, it is much more important to keep your system updated (both OS and applications) to not fall victim of a botnet or ransomware these days. You'll benefit more from a firewall with IPS than from AV software now. Simply because most viruses need one or more actions from the end-user.
We hate rut, but we fear change.
System error, strike any user to continue...
Post Reply