1. Windows Central Question's Avatar
    Kaspersky, Mcafee or NP
    02-18-2016 02:17 AM
  2. Abhishek99's Avatar
    Kaspersky, Mcafee or NP
    WD - windows defender does a decent job
    02-18-2016 02:52 AM
  3. arjan wolthuis's Avatar
    WD - windows defender does a decent job
    I disagree. Windows defender doesn't always Detect threat when there one. I recommend hitmanpro, running alongside WD
    02-18-2016 03:18 AM
  4. Abhishek99's Avatar
    I disagree. Windows defender doesn't always Detect threat when there one. I recommend hitmanpro, running alongside WD
    how about malware-bytes then? most of it is false alarm and in my view Windows defender comes on top every time.
    02-18-2016 03:57 AM
  5. Jean Claude Lopez's Avatar
    Windows Defender

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    02-18-2016 04:10 AM
  6. claudiamartin01's Avatar
    Kaspersky, Mcafee or NP
    There are many good antivirus software like Quick Heal, Mcafee, Avast, Protegent, K7 which are good enough to provides virus protection. In the above list Protegent and K7 are new. Protegent Antivirus claims to be only antivirus with data recovery software whereas K7 antivirus allows protection latest virus threats.
    03-30-2017 04:12 AM
  7. Starboy21's Avatar
    Windows defender is gud as long as u dnt run cracked programs..
    I use AVG n malware bytes anti-malware with glasswire for network protection..
    03-30-2017 06:57 AM
  8. Aravind Belagaje's Avatar
    Windows defender is a good choice. I actually doesn't want to spend on antivirus so I use avira. Which is free and has a good detection ratio. But the only thing is it is very slow and takes few hours to scan the drives which have software's like c drive. For other drives which have movies music etc its quite fast.
    03-30-2017 07:13 AM
  9. D M C's Avatar
    Well for malware protection Bitdefender Free is best with 100% detection rate.
    Avast is also good.

    Please do not rely on Windows Defender unless you do not use interest. Windows Defender is is one of worst anti-virus and if you are using a security software then rely on good software not bad. If you do not believe in my words then do a little bit research. Below are few reviews on Windows Defender





    At the end of the day common sense is the best defence but if something still misses then make sure the software you are using one of good (if not best) not bad(which is also a common sense).
    Today's free Anti-virus are very good and provide better security than defender.
    06-10-2017 10:09 AM

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