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"New" Microsoft Anti-Virus

Discussion in 'Networking & Security' started by TheMailMan78, Jun 25, 2009.

  1. TheMailMan78

    TheMailMan78 Big Member

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    Honestly this just sounds like OneCare relabeled. Which is fine by me because OneCare is a great product. Anyway its a very interesting read.

    Link
     
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    Someone here posted a link to the beta wich had not available in my region hmmm i like Kaspersky anyways but was interested.
     
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    I would like to try it. You have a link?
     
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    CooL: Not available in your country or region
    You appear to be in a country or region where the Microsoft Security Essentials Beta is unavailable.

    This beta is available only to customers in the United States, Israel (English only), People's Republic of China (Simplified Chinese only) and Brazil (Brazilian Portuguese only).


    Thx MS. :D
     
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    Yeah i get the same thing presumably it will be available to more regions over time.
     
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    Well the great thing about this program is it will be 100% free when its released. Let the jackasses in the regions allowed try it out and solve the bugs.......thats the way I would look at it :D
     
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    Thats a good way of looking at MailMan by the time its available to us most if not all the bugs will be ironed out hopefully. :D
     
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    I have my positive moments :laugh: If not there is always Pirate Bay. ;)
     
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    Anyone tried it? is it any good?
     
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    ... the mailman, condoning piracy?!?!?


    even if its of a free program, its a sudden change from you :p
     
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    Well I'm not condoning it.

    A: its free. Its not theft if its free.
    B: Trip will DL it from TPB anyway. :laugh:
     
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    it sounds more like Windows Defender 2.0 aka Windows Defender aka Microsoft AntiSpyware aka GIANT AntiSpyware
     
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    i lost all interest in this, kaspersky released their 2010 version of their AV :D
     
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    I love how light weight it is. But honestly, I do not need it. I did a scan on my machine and my laptop, my gaming rig is on a month old install, didn't get anything and my laptop is on a 1 year+ install, didn't get anything.
     
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    I live in the US but apparently its not available in my region. Go Microsoft!
     
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    Lol so ok then its just not us Aussies excluded yay.
     
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    I wouldn't be surprised if the European Union won't get it because of the anti-trust lawsuits. I don't see any reason why they wouldn't make the finished product available to Australia.


    Inexperienced User + Internet - Anti-Virus = Nothing good...

    It's about time Microsoft commits to protecting their users from malicious software.
     
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    Wonder how it compares to 09? I gotta say, I wasn't really impressed with it compared to 6 or 7.
     
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    Bill doesnt like you. face it :>
     
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    Whether or not you guys choose to believe this or not, but Im actually related to Bill Gates. My cousin married this guy who happens to be related to him.
     
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    I belive that. However thats not much of a relation. Its not blood ya know.
     
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    Not any more :(
     
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    Why what happen? Did they finally shut that crap down? (fingers crossed).
     
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