Re: 2 antivirus installed (AVG & Avast)
Thanks Charlie for your great feedback, have a good weekend.
I will follow your recommendations.
"Charlie42" <Charlie42@spam.me.not> escribió en el mensaje de noticias
> "PEF" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Is it valid to install 2 antivirus instead of one? in this specific case
>> AVG and AVAST, will they work well together? or will inhibit?
> It is generally unwise to run multiple anti viruses and firewalls. Such
> programs may conflict (try to fight each other), and cause performance or
> connection problems. In most cases things work out, but I really do not
> think it is worth the risk and the slow-down. Uninstall one of them.
> If you feel a need for a second opinion, you can download and run another
> AV software or try an online scanner every now and then. Beware that
> online scanners are advertising tools though, they tend to exaggerate
> positives. Vista is a pretty secure OS, keep it patched and exercise sound
> judgement when online, and you should be OK with the one AV.