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Old Jun 19, 2003, 02:41 PM
DavC DavC is offline
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I have been using NAV for 3 yrs since I bought my PC. I have not purchased any of the updated versions during that time but have regularly updated my system for the latest updates. This time when Norton said I needed to pay for the next level etc. as the year was up, I decided to try AVG. It works fine but last night I went on to a MP3 site and the screen flashed up in blue mentioning a Trojan. I ran a complete test and sure enough "Download" trojan was spotted and healed. (It was in the internet cache which I clear out everytime I use the net) This is all very well but why has this never happened with NAV. There was no virus on my system when AVG checked it at first and yet suddenly I get one. It could well be a flook but does make me wonder if Norton was better in some way at fending off problems.

Any thoughts?

Old Jun 21, 2003, 11:06 AM
backup2k1 backup2k1 is offline
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hmmm not real i been on loads of site and nortons never picked anything up
but when i loaded up avg went on a crack site or mp3 site
it kicked in saying a trojan was downloaded into the internet file
so i dont use nortons anymore as its crap and takes up to much memory and space


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