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Antivirus companies that have made major mistakes....

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Please list those as honest as you can. Please provide more then 5 reported news links per vendor to confirm. Please also indicate the problem in full.

Please make sure to also post your honest experience about the problem with the anti-virus software that you have if you have experienced this major problem..

Remember.... This must have been a widespread problem documented in the media.

Thank you and much appreciated.
 
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I've noticed you've created a couple threads lately for the purpose of collecting info; in one thread you said it was for a client.

Do you mind if I ask what it is you do exactly?
 
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I am an IT pro....
 
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Just google "avg faulty update" and you'll get lots of articles on different issues. Haven;t heard of many issues with other AV programs.

Issue 1 - deletes files making windows 7 unbootable
Issue 2 - flags adobe software as viruses
Issue 3 - Breaks iTunes
 
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Microsoft; do I really need to add sauce to it?