I wonder............

Discussion in 'other anti-virus software' started by Sjoeii, Sep 15, 2008.

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  1. Sjoeii

    Sjoeii Registered Member

    how any people will change their security set up after todays results from av-comparatives
  2. Fajo

    Fajo Registered Member

    the sig watching begins. :ninja:
  3. Sjoeii

    Sjoeii Registered Member

    indeed. Let's see how much influence IBK has
  4. Meriadoc

    Meriadoc Registered Member

    Unless Placebo av comes out on top I'll stick with running naked. :)
  5. vijayind

    vijayind Registered Member

    I am looking at IBK results ( along with some other tests) to finalize a buy.
    But it may not necessarily end up on my personal laptop.
  6. Edwin024

    Edwin024 Registered Member

    IBK most probably didn't test NIS2009 so I have nothing on this test and I'm quite happy with NIS ;)
  7. LoneWolf

    LoneWolf Registered Member

    You know you will see changes.
    But not here. :D
  8. fried_oyz

    fried_oyz Registered Member

    Well, Trustport, Eset, F-secure, and eScan have lost their ADVANCED+ status, while McAfee and Microsoft have dropped to STANDARD.. no products have improved.
  9. larryb52

    larryb52 Registered Member

    I don't chg I still use the standard 3 or 4, isn't that what everybody does :p
  10. Baz_kasp

    Baz_kasp Registered Member

    Kaspersky back up to advanced+...really pushed the heuristics since the last test.

    I wouldn't be changing even if they got stanard though ;)
  11. ren

    ren Registered Member

    It is not a retrospective test Baz.
  12. Baz_kasp

    Baz_kasp Registered Member

    Had a late night...still haven't had coffee :oops:
  13. plantextract

    plantextract Registered Member

    true, but heuristics had their part probably since f-secure and eScan only got Advanced ;)
  14. larryb52

    larryb52 Registered Member

    I'm rooting for Avast to do well,
  15. Sjoeii

    Sjoeii Registered Member

    Lazy boy ;)
  16. vijayind

    vijayind Registered Member

    F-Secure has their in-house heuristic engine.
    But eScan uses Kaspersky Kit and if I remember correctly no in-house heuristics. Only addition is use of Microworld WinSock Layer ...
  17. 337

    337 Registered Member

  18. bigc73542

    bigc73542 Retired Moderator

    337, don't believe every little article that you come across and read.:thumbd:
  19. 337

    337 Registered Member

    These tests that many swoon over, have as much credit as such articles as was provided. The point is, keep what you have. Just wanted to give some contrast to the topic. However, (morbidly) I do enjoy watching the sigs change as well!!:ninja:
  20. hex_614

    hex_614 Registered Member

    what will the result be available? its 10:40pm here in the philippines.
  21. bigc73542

    bigc73542 Retired Moderator

    I do agree that it is an event kicking back and watching the lemmings running back and forth to the av's that scored higest. should be on the wild world of sports :D or worlds funniest videos.
  22. 337

    337 Registered Member

    lol :argh: :thumb:
  23. The Hammer

    The Hammer Registered Member

    I'll stay with what I have.
  24. Sjoeii

    Sjoeii Registered Member

    And what's that than , Hammer?
  25. vijayind

    vijayind Registered Member

    I am tossing between renewing subscription of Avira or going for Norton 2009...
    Thats a real tough call. I hoped the tests would provide some help, but they just made it worse !!
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