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[1 Sep 2009 | 12 Comments | ]
Best Free Anti Virus – The People Have Voted!

The best free anti virus poll was closed yesterday! A month ago I invited you to vote for the best freeware anti virus solution and around 300 of you expressed their view. I expected a lot more votes to be honest but anyway, the results should give us an idea of the best free solutions that are on the market.
OK, enough talking, let’s see the results! And the winner is…

Indeed, ladies and gentlemen, Avast Home Edition is the winner although Avira AntiVir Personal Edition was not too far away in …

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[23 Jun 2009 | 3 Comments | ]
ClamWin – Free Open Source Antivirus Software

This is a gues post written by Rono, a freeware enthusiast and one of our most faithful readers and commentators.
Overview
ClamWin Antivirus is a Windows based free open source standalone antivirus program for files, folders, running programs whenever it is launched. The application doesn’t stay resident or scanning transferred files all the time.

Review
The program updates automatically the virus database by connecting to its home web page, it can be scheduled for scans at specific times, can get integrated to Windows Internet Explorer and Windows Outlook (as an add-in).

When integrated to the …