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  • 4.0 stars

    "good at what it does"

    March 3, 2006  |   By davaal

    Pros

    this program has kept me Virus free in spite of my questionable surfing judgement.

    it runs in the background and doesnt get in the way. i set my scheduler and when i wake up, i'm confident that its done its job

    run it in conjunction with FF and some excellent scripts and extentions and you'll be clean.

    Cons

    -no P2P shield

    -ran another virus prog for kicks and found 2 trojans on my on my file server

    -doesnt protect you from IM worms

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