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What kind of anti-virus protection do you have? How long have you had it? Rank it 0-10 and why?
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About 5 Years. Would rate 10/10.
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I don't use an anti virus, you should need one really. Never have used one and never had a virus. You should know what is going to be infected and what won't be. I'd use malewarebytes though if I did.
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Nasyr wroteI don't use an anti virus, you should need one really. Never have used one and never had a virus. You should know what is going to be infected and what won't be. I'd use malewarebytes though if I did.
I agree with you. I havent had one in over 3 years but within that three years I was never downloading modding tools and stuff like that. I am starting to get back into all that stuff and I feel like it couldn't hurt
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Nasyr wroteI don't use an anti virus, you should need one really. Never have used one and never had a virus. You should know what is going to be infected and what won't be. I'd use malewarebytes though if I did.
I agree with you. I havent had one in over 3 years but within that three years I was never downloading modding tools and stuff like that. I am starting to get back into all that stuff and I feel like it couldn't hurt


Just make sure to throw the files into virus total and stuff as well. Alternatively setup a virtual system and check on that prior to your main system.
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Anymore recommendations?
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ESET are very good
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Windows Defender + Malwarebytes!
I will run a Scan from both of them every other day as I download RTM tools that I don't totally trust.
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I use windows defender, have for a while now don't bother with any of the 3rd party ones.
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Windows Defender - Since Windows 10 dropped - Does the job/10
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