Do you have a question? Post it now! No Registration Necessary. Now with pictures!
- Posted on
- Antivirus vs. trojan vs worm protection !
May 17, 2005, 8:14 pm
rate this thread
There seem to be lots of comparisons of one AntiVirus product vs
another. Some say any of the better known ones are good for anti
Lately, however, it seems to me that there are fewer email viruses and
more and more worms, trojans and other backdoor etc problems rather
than the traditional viruses. Here's one link I saw recently here:
The virus detection rate is pretty good by all of them, but the worm
etc rates are not.
So, shouldn't I be more concerned recently about all these "other"
categories (macro, script, worms, trojan, backdoor, etc) ratings and
not just the traditional dos/windows virus software.
From the above link, it looks like the "other" protection software is
ranked in this order:
Is there something I'm missing here?
- » Debate - should Spyware/Adware fall within Virus Definition.
- — Previous thread in » Anti-Virus Software