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Message 28481 - Posted: 20 Sep 2004, 22:11:57 UTC
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did you no somethink like that

http://www.free-av.de/antivirus/allinoned.html

is a good one, did you know some better

a Friend of me have a big Problem, Svchost.exe is getting 100 of CPU load, and all Windows AV Programs find nothing............

so what do you think is a good Virus Programm...

btw Kerio is installed...


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Message 28504 - Posted: 21 Sep 2004, 0:09:47 UTC

hello Ulli,

a good website in germany is:

www.bsi-fuer-buerger.de (Bundesamt für die Sicherheit der Informationstechnologie)
-> Downloads -> programme


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Message 28506 - Posted: 21 Sep 2004, 0:22:59 UTC - in response to Message 28504.  
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Message 30019 - Posted: 25 Sep 2004, 17:40:39 UTC

Another site of the BSI is www.bsi.bund.de
It's somehow more "basic" in design but is providing more informations about current threats as well as information pages of several viruses.
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Message 30257 - Posted: 26 Sep 2004, 10:22:37 UTC

http://housecall.trendmicro.com/ is a good online scanner.

Otherwise, if you think your system is virus infected, booting up a linux live cd, running clamscan, running the update, and scanning will likely find any virii.

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Message 30334 - Posted: 26 Sep 2004, 18:11:22 UTC - in response to Message 28481.  

AVG Free Version
http://www.grisoft.com

Avast Free Version:
http://www.avast.com/

MicroWorld Free
http://www.mwti.net/antivirus/free_utilities.asp


For online scanners, Housecall, as Alex suggested, plus:

http://www.pandasoftware.com/activescan/com/activescan_principal.htm
http://securityresponse.symantec.com/

For Anti-trojan (not free)? Trojan Hunter (http://www.misec.net/products/), TDS-3 (http://www.diamondcs.com.au/index.php?page=home), and BOClean (http://www.nsclean.com/boclean.html)

To upload a single suspicious file and have it scanned by multiple AVs:
http://virusscan.jotti.dhs.org/



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Message 30342 - Posted: 26 Sep 2004, 18:32:00 UTC

Hi, Av Personal is realy good, but I can also recommand Kaspersky Antivirus. It's not free, but I have a code from a pc magazin ->So I got a one year free use.



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Message 30348 - Posted: 26 Sep 2004, 19:22:48 UTC - in response to Message 30342.  

> Hi, Av Personal is realy good, but I can also recommand Kaspersky Antivirus.
> It's not free, but I have a code from a pc magazin ->So I got a one year
> free use.

Kaspersky is one of the best AV programs that exist today, however it's not free. It does have trial versions but I'm not sure how (if) limited they are.

If you have a questionable file you want to scan, you can use their web scanner at Kaspersky Online Virus Scanner.

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Message 30970 - Posted: 28 Sep 2004, 23:59:49 UTC - in response to Message 30348.  

> the best AV programs that exist today,

One of the best is Linux. No real viruses exist in the first place!

See:
http://www.mandrakelinux.com/en-gb/fscreenshots.php3
http://www.mandrakelinux.com/en-gb/concept.php3

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Message 31111 - Posted: 29 Sep 2004, 11:55:43 UTC - in response to Message 30970.  

> > the best AV programs that exist today,
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> One of the best is Linux. No real viruses exist in the first place!
>
Ah thought so, Linux is a AV software. :-D





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