Ask the Readers: Which Anti-Virus Do You Use? [Poll]

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By Akemi Iwaya on July 7th, 2010

Every day new viruses appear with the sole purpose of compromising your personal information and computer systems. This week we want to know which anti-virus software you use.


Having anti-virus software on our computers has become a fact of life these days. More than ever criminals are working hard to create viruses that will steal your banking credentials, account login information, add your computer to a botnet, and more. There is no room for being lax in securing your computer.

The choice or recommendation of which anti-virus software to use is always a hot topic. Which one detects viruses the best? Which one provides the best overall protection? Does the software have a high rate of false positives? The list goes on and on. Choosing an appropriate anti-virus software for your computer is something worth giving careful consideration and thought to.

Here is your chance to share your virus fighting wisdom with fellow readers. Which anti-virus software do you use to protect your computers? Let us know in the comments!

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Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .

  • Published 07/7/10
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