ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus - Free download and software reviews - CNET Download.com

ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus

Publisher's Description

More Products to Consider

  • Malwarebytes Anti-M...
    Detect and quickly remove malicious threats to your computer.
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • IObit Malware Fight...
    Scan and remove the deepest malware that your antivirus/antispy...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Spybot - Search & D...
    Search your hard disk and Registry for threats to your security...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Avast Free Antiviru...
    Protect your PC against the latest viruses and spyware.
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • AVG AntiVirus Free ...
    Protect your computer from viruses and malicious programs.
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Ad-Aware Free Antiv...
    Protect your personal computer against virus and spyware attack...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • SuperAntiSpyware Fr...
    Detect and remove spyware, malware, rootkits, trojans, hijacker...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Hotspot Shield
    Provide secure, anonymous, and private browsing on Wi-Fi hotspo...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • RoboForm
    Login everywhere automatically, so you'll never need to remembe...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Remove PowerPoint P...
    Modify locked Microsoft PowerPoint 2007/2010/2013 presentations...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • KPassC
    Store your credentials securely via sophisticated encryption.
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Avira Free Antiviru...
    Detect and eliminate viruses, get free protection for home user...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Deskman
    Secure desktops and lock computers on the network.
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Comodo Internet Sec...
    Protect PC from viruses, Trojans, worms, buffer overflows, zero...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • AVG Secure Search
    Protect yourself from infected sites.
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Comodo Firewall
    Guard your Windows PC from malware and Internet based attacks.
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • MaskMe for Firefox
    Mask your E-mail address, phone number, or credit card in Firef...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Avast Internet Secu...
    Protect your Windows PC from online threats.
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • AVG Secure Search
    Protect yourself from infected sites.
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • AVG AntiVirus 2014
    Download and exchange files safely, enjoy games and Web surfing...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Anvi Smart Defender
    Protect computer against viruses, Trojans, adware, spyware, or ...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • SentryPC
    Monitor, filter, and control all computer activities of your ch...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Hotspot Shield Elit...
    Secure your connection to public Wi-Fi networks with premium VP...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
  • Folder Guard
    Protect folders, hide files, lock applications, and restrict ac...
    Download

    Installed

    Smart Install
All User Reviews
  • All versions:

    1.5 stars

    out of 19 votes

    • 5 star: 0
    • 4 star: 2
    • 3 star: 1
    • 2 star: 1
    • 1 star: 15
  • Current version:

    1.5 stars

    out of 19 votes

    • 5 star: 0
    • 4 star: 2
    • 3 star: 1
    • 2 star: 1
    • 1 star: 15
  • My rating:

    0 stars

    Write review

Results 1-10 of 19

  • 1.0 stars

    "Cnet Needs to Protect It's USERS!!!"

    November 28, 2011  |   By Sharpchefjeff

    Version: ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus 6.0

    Pros

    Shows just how caring CNET is about it's users! This is a virus program and it's available to download here...on cnet?

    Cons

    Boy Wonder "Holy smokes batman, this is a con program!"
    Batman "It's ok boy wonder cnet will attend to these dasterdly dopes!"
    ParetoLogic "MUhahaha, I'm a Evil Program that nobody cares about,muhahahaha"
    Cnet "Huh, what?"

    Summary

    TOTAL SCAM PEOPLE!! Funny though, a Anti-Virus Program, that is a Virus, good job Cnet!!

    Updated on Nov 28, 2011

    Laptoptester dot Blogspot dot com already has this listed as a virus!!

    Reply to this review Read reply (1)

    Was this review helpful? (1) (0)

  • 1.0 stars

    "Tried to use twice, didn't learn the first time."

    November 8, 2011  |   By RonldBanfield

    Version: ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus 6.0

    Pros

    NONE AT ALL

    Cons

    Ran their repair and it stopped several programs I've used for years without a hitch.

    Summary

    If you like throwing away money, this is a good one to throw it away on.

    Absolutely useless program if it can even be called that.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (1) (0)

  • 1.0 stars

    "Absolutely amazed this is still offered here!"

    September 5, 2011  |   By MarkFlax

    Version: ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus 6.0

    Pros

    None. Zero. Zilch!

    Cons

    This software is a scam! It finds multiple threats and problems that you "then have to pay for the software" before it will clear them. Needless to say none of the threats or problems exist.

    Summary

    STAY AWAY from this! DO NOT DOWNLOAD IT! DO NOT USE IT!

    WHY IS THIS rubbish still offered on Download.com?

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (1) (0)

  • 1.0 stars

    "useless crap!"

    July 9, 2011  |   By randyofep1

    Version: ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus 6.0

    Pros

    zip - none.

    Cons

    don't walk, run!

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (1) (0)

  • 1.0 stars

    "Tell me how to get rid of it!"

    June 5, 2011  |   By lois-sez

    Version: ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus 6.0

    Pros

    If there ever were any, the aggravation it causes has made me forget it.

    Cons

    Worthless & slows up your computer. Pops up even after you've supposedly removed it.

    Summary

    It's been said how bad this is & that the earlier Cnet recommendation should never have happened. What I want to know is how this thing can stop popping up when I start my computer. I've supposedly deleted it using Add/Remove Programs yet I still have to click out of it whenever I start my computer.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (2) (0)

  • 1.0 stars

    "EPIC Fail - X"

    March 26, 2011  |   By free-kenny

    Version: ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus 6.0

    Pros

    None - but I need more characters.

    Cons

    The support staff that wanted to argue about what I 'want'.

    Summary

    The product was not what I wanted as 'the advertising' was misleading. When I pointed this out - complete with references to the misleading advertising they avoided the issue. That didn't concern me as much as finding these reviews.

    Updated on Mar 26, 2011

    Update - I intended to offer feedback for the process of getting the product, but the support centre won't allow me to access my original 'request' on their 'knowledge base'. I got this message -

    "You have a profile on the ParetoLogic support website, and requested that we remind you of your password.

    Use the following link to access our knowledge base at any time:

    http://techsupport.paretologic.com/plsupport/consumer/search.asp

    Your Password:

    Please contact your system admin for login assistance."

    No password - and now I can't reply or update my 'request'. That says it all folks - avoid any company that avoids you when the going gets tough.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (2) (0)

  • 1.0 stars

    "This is not Software, it's MalWare. Don't Get It"

    June 27, 2010  |   By kerri38846

    Version: ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus 6.0

    Pros

    NONE, none, none. No pros whatsoever. It's malware

    Cons

    You will never be able to get rid of it.
    Slows down your computer
    Runs on task manager without your permission
    Not on your 'program' list to be able to uninstall it

    Summary

    Malware, malware, malware

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (3) (0)

  • 1.0 stars

    "Useless. Just taking up space."

    March 9, 2010  |   By yurbrutha

    Version: ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus 6.0

    Pros

    None that I can see.

    Cons

    Cannot complete with Norton, Spybot & other programs I've been usinf for years, very effectively.

    Summary

    I am happy using what I have. I am now going to uninstall ParetoLogic

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (3) (0)

  • 1.0 stars

    "Move On. Nothing to see here."

    February 5, 2010  |   By toybuyer

    Version: ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus 6.0

    Pros

    Absolutely None.

    Cons

    Installation not only didn't help resolve the initial issue issue they advertised but slowed the computer so much that I had to uninstall to regain the use of my own computer system.

    Summary

    Installed the Spyware Plus after being assured it could assist me with a simple redirect to ask.com hijack.

    "ParetoLogic makes every effort to protect its clients from a wide range of spyware, malware and other malicious threats" begins the email. It continues: "We feel confident that our Anti-Virsus PLUS software will provide you with the ability to eliminate this threat."

    Took 30 minutes to upload. Then the real problem began. My computer ran so slow that I had to uninstall it (which took 15 minutes--all for a 21.07 MB program). I was able to regain the speed of my computer system immediately. This program is not a wise choice. I wish I had never attempted it. It never solved the initial malware problem and how can they make a promise to resolve it? I can't reinstall the software since my computer becomes so slow, I might as well have a Playskool computer! Please, research this program a little more before reconsidering.

    If you decide to purchase their RegCure, watch for the automatic renewals that they set up within PayPal. Had I not received a notice from PayPal, I would not have known. I had to go into PayPal and manually disable the automatic renewals.

    Move on. Nothing to see here.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (4) (0)

  • 1.0 stars

    "Worthless program"

    January 28, 2010  |   By varthalon

    Version: ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus 6.0

    Pros

    Easy to download, register, and run

    Cons

    Downloaded and paid $40 bucks for this program to try to remove a search highjacking virus. Oh.. and for $40 buck the license lasted all of 6 days (check out their website... they are very careful not to mention how long it lasts aren't they).

    Summary

    $40 bucks for 6 days of a program that actually made my computer run worse. Now I get to see if their "100% satisfaction guarantee" is any better than the program.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (3) (0)

Results 1-10 of 19

Add Your Review

Log in or create an account to post a review.
You are logged in as . Please submit your review for ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus 6.0
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

Submit your reply

Submit

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

cancel

E-mail this review

Submit cancel

Report offensive content

If you believe this comment is offensive or violates the CNET's Site Terms of Use, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the comment). Once reported, our staff will be notified and the comment will be reviewed.

Select type of offense:

Offensive: Sexually explicit or offensive language
Spam: Advertisements or commercial links
Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other users
Illegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal content
Submit cancel

Previous Versions:

Error

close

ERROR MESSAGE

If you think this is an error, please contact CNET TechTracker Support for further assistance.

Ok

Running Request

close

loading

Smart Install Software

close

CNET TechTracker will now automatically install software without requiring further action by you. (Note: This feature automatically accepts associated EULAs and third party applications on your behalf.)

You have selected the following software to Smart Install:

CNET TechTracker will attempt to install this software without interrupting you again. If an application requires manual installation, CNET TechTracker will download the installer and prompt you to take further action.

Proceed with Smart Install?

Confirm Standard Install Cancel

Submit a problem report for ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus

close

Please describe the problem you have with this software. This information will be sent to our editors for review.

Problem:

The CNET Installer isn't working as expected

The download link does not work

The software has a newer version

The software contains malware

Other

Description:

Please select a feedback type.

Please enter a description.

Submit Problem Report

Problem Report submitted

close

Thank you for submitting a problem report! The Download team is committed to providing you with accurate software information.

OK

Installed

Smart Install

About CNET Installer

The CNET Download.com Installer is a tiny ad-supported stub installer or "download manager" that helps securely deliver your downloads from Download.com's servers. We also include offers for carefully screened software that complies with Download.com Software Policies as part of our Installer process. Learn more

ParetoLogic Anti-Virus Plus