Trojan detection reliability

Discussion in 'NOD32 version 2 Forum' started by clearbluesea, Sep 1, 2005.

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  1. clearbluesea

    clearbluesea Registered Member

    Sep 1, 2005
    Could anyone tell me if the quality and detection rates of trojans in NOD32 is as good as the virus detection as im reluctant to rely on one piece of software to cover both.I am currently using Trojanhunter,Avast and Processguard.As we all know NOD32 says it vitally important to uninstall all existing detection software.Also any links to articles or sites concerning my question would be grateful.Thanks.
  2. The Hammer

    The Hammer Registered Member

    May 12, 2005
    Toronto Canada
    The Trojan detection is close to but not as good as the virus detection. See here for some test results.
  3. webyourbusiness

    webyourbusiness Registered Member

    Nov 16, 2004
    Throughout the USA and Canada
    layering your protections is a good idea - however, if you check the latest to see how nod32 stacks up against trojans in an independent test... I run other protection systems at the same time as NOD32, but not the ones you mentioned.
  4. Blackspear

    Blackspear Global Moderator

    Dec 2, 2002
    Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
    Hi clearbluesea, welcome to Wilders.

    I run Process Guard 3 alongside Nod32, as part of a layered defence. You can see what I use and a few other setups within the link in my signature.

    Hope this helps...

    Cheers :D
  5. Chewbacca42

    Chewbacca42 Guest

    AV comparitives is a great site !!! thanks :)

    Looking at that, NOD32 trojan detection is very good

    Only a couple beat it..
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