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Old February 26, 2009, 10:40 PM
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Originally Posted by element291 View Post
I find anti virus software to be the biggest waste of time/money/cpu resource.. I've been running strong for over 10 years with no viruses EVER. If I've had any, they havent been severe, or noticeable. One of my laptops came preloaded with Norton and it was ridiculous. The thing ran so damn slow, I removed it right away and its been running top notch ever since. IMO its a waste. *unless you're an insane porn addict, or love those cheesy online java games*
Agreed, it is of my personal opinion that if you know what you are doing, use trustworthy sites, and have a bit of prudence(for the odd cases when trustworthy sites go rouge, phishing, etc) you shall never become infected.

That being said, I shall *knock on wood*
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