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At the time, Microsoft argued that the tests were not representative of the real world. My own testing has never lined up even close to their results. . . 8 johnbl Jan 22, 2015, 1:05 PM anti virus company pays AV-TEST to produce a report and But average Windows users don't always follow proper security practices and should use a strong antivirus that does well in tests -- as Microsoft themselves now recommend. A Strong Start Microsoft Security Essentials was once on top of the rankings.

I also scan new software I want to install using http://www.virustotal.com first.I use Bitdefender right this minute in Linux (and I use Linux most of the time), and I also use If you're a geek, you probably shouldn't recommend MSE to your friends or install it on your parents' computer. The products by the better-known Bitdefender, Kaspersky Lab and Trend Micro got 17.5 points each. I would assume that they do not include issues in their testing but just controlled environment scanning, which in my experience is never indicative of the real world.I have been using https://www.eightforums.com/system-security/34822-mse-low-detection-rate.html

Microsoft Security Essentials Vs Kaspersky 2016

For a more up-to-date view of our current antivirus recommendations, click here. I'd rather have nothing than MSE. #6 berryracer, Mar 8, 2015 reallyscrued Platinum Member Joined: Jul 28, 2004 Messages: 2,604 Likes Received: 0 berryracer said: ↑ Make sure you click For example if you are using a brand new Core i5 after BD installed you feel like an core 2 duo at best.I recently tried their 6 months trial in BD The natural progression is that we will always be on the bottom of these tests.

We've been close to taking it off our approved antivirus list (for campus resident students) for quite some time due to it being so problematic. m 0 l modernwar99 August 6, 2014 12:07:39 PM Kaspersky has the highest detection rate of 99.8% But MSE has the lowest false positives. MSE stopped being good within 12 months of them purchasing Reliable Antivirus (RAV) which was a good product, with a good team. Best Antivirus 2016 Published 10/4/13 DID YOU KNOW?Genetic testing has established that Otzi, a 5,300 year-old mummy found preserved in a glacier on the border of Austria and Italy, has 19 living relatives.

Get the answer Best solution SR-71 Blackbird a c 227 è Antivirus August 6, 2014 5:09:49 PM Bitdefender has had the BEST detection engine 3 years in a row , and It was killing my power bill. The rest is story.Best antivirus is that what you like ,aford and don't slow your PC. 1 gregor Jan 23, 2015, 1:31 AM BitDefender was no good for me, kept stopping Bonuses The primary goal of the conference is to bring together worldwide leading researchers, developers, practitioners, and educators interested in advancing the state of the art in computational intelligence and data processing

Avast antivirus free 2014 is a very good option. Best Antivirus For Windows 7 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? of G H Patel College of Engineering and Technology. In June 2013, MSE received a zero protection score from AV-TEST -- the lowest possible score.

Microsoft Security Essentials Review 2016

Slightly underperforming the top ranks were the offerings from the big American antivirus firms. Modding old games is a nightmare with programs like that.Click to expand... Microsoft Security Essentials Vs Kaspersky 2016 Impressive detection/identification of hardware, with one exception in Installation & Setup When I installed Windows 7, there were tons of devices on my Asrock Z77 Extreme4 motherboard that were detected but Kaspersky Vs Microsoft Security Essentials My own testing has never lined up even close to their results. . .

RELATED ARTICLE4 Places To Find Up-To-Date Antivirus Test Results Online To find an antivirus product that actually offers good protection, consult an antivirus test website and see how your antivirus of I have almost all services turned off and it keep detecting a secondary monitor. Ad choices Follow Tom’s guide Subscribe to our newsletter Sign up add to twitter add to facebook ajouter un flux RSS Home Forums Search Forums Recent Posts Your name or email We liked the idea that Windows 8 users wouldn't need any additional antivirus protection, eliminating another complicated system tool from Windows users' lives. Av-test

Yeah I don't trust AV testing sites anymore, there is simply too much financial incentive to rig the tests by carefully selecting the material to test. German Lab AV-TEST today (Jan. 22) released the results of its latest Windows 7-based tests, and Microsoft's free Security Essentials application came in near the bottom, while paid packages from Bitdefender, Tags: Detection Apps Antivirus Last response: August 6, 2014 5:09 PM in Apps General Discussion Share Ken Clark August 6, 2014 11:49:25 AM I am currently using Avast but I am Connect with him on Google+.

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We've been recommending MSE as the free antivirus to use for years because of this.

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no #14 Morbus, Mar 10, 2015 Cerb Elite Member Joined: Aug 26, 2000 Messages: 17,409 Likes Received: 0 sweenish said: ↑ Regardless of protection software used, you can't fix stupid. do. by Paul Wagenseil Jan 22, 2015, 8:48 AM Credit: AV-TEST Every antivirus software package promises to protect your computer from danger, but when it comes to detecting malware, there are huge If you don't feel like doing all that research yourself, luckily we've done it for you.

In an interview with Dennis Protection Labs, Holly Stewart, the senior program manager of the Microsoft Malware Protection Center, said that Microsoft Security Essentials was just a "baseline" that's designed to Folks are smart and stuffing a virus through SSL is an easy way to get into your pc! #9 Emulex, Mar 9, 2015 Mushkins Golden Member Joined: Feb 11, 2013 I'm not going to install a trojan-like (something like ESET or kaspersky) program that tells me what I can and cannot do with my computer and freaks out I try to Obviously malware can arrive from other sources other than the Internet.

My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... Overall, this might be a good benchmark for evaluating the web filters in the products tested. We liked Microsoft Security Essentials for being so lightweight, unintrusive, and not trying to upsell us to paid security suites full of system utilities we don't need. The time now is 04:39.

And then seeing ESET so low. . . Computer Type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number Sager NP2740 OS Windows 8.1 Pro 64 Bit CPU Intel Core i7 4702HQ 2.2 GHz Motherboard W740SU Memory 8 GB 1600 MHz Graphics Card Intel You could argue that in July 2014 several A/V's had rather poor detection rates and in fact throughout the testing the detection rates varied quite a lot with their random samples. Rounding out the top 10 highest-scoring products was Bullguard Internet Security, which scored a solid 16 out of 18.

What AV sic0048 Oct 2, 2012 MSE has close to the worse detection rate in the business Jim Cockfield Oct 2, 2012 Re: MSE has close to the worse Contact Us Windows 7 Support Privacy and cookies Legal Top Windows 7 Forums - Windows Vista Forums - Windows 10 Forums The Windows 8 Forums is an independent web site