i thought this av did horrible?? see here: http://www.av-comparatives.org/forum/index.php?page=Thread&postID=2468#post2468 i was suprised to read this and i did some looking and it does say in fact powered by avira?? why then does everyone say it does so bad all the time?? just curious i can get ashampoo av dirt cheap..aka free from a freind of mine.. is it worth it?? if in facts its really avira man that would be sweet id basically have avira for free. but what about the rest of the program??