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'chris'
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Avast free vs Microsoft Security Essentials

hi

What's your experience with MSE compare to Avast free?
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Diego Castelli
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Re: Avast free vs Microsoft Security Essentials

MSE uses the same engine of Microsoft Forefront Client Security and it's the lightest and best integrated antivirus in the free editions' world IMHO.

Always get problems with Avast and once per year you should uninstall/reinstall the new version or buy the $$ version.



HTH Bye.
Diego C.

MS MCSA Server 2003

HP Accredited Integration Specialist
Michal Kapalka (mikap)
Honored Contributor

Re: Avast free vs Microsoft Security Essentials

hi,

there are lot of discussion about the products :

check this for example :

http://malwaretips.com/Thread-Avast-6-free-antivirus-vs-Microsoft-Security-Essentials

mikap

PS : i use it on my personal PC at home, but if i find that the product is not good for me, i'll switch back to the ESET ( NOD )