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Old February 1, 2009, 04:31 PM
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i am going to install one or another suite. could ANYONE who has windows home server and a security/antivirus suite please tell me of their experience with their preferred suite.

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Old February 22, 2009, 07:29 AM
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So far I have nothing on mine cause I don't use it to surf or anything. The rest of my network is covered so I am trying it without antivirus so far.
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Old February 22, 2009, 07:53 AM
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Well since the base OS is Windows Server 2003 Standard, I'd imagine you'd need some business/server class antivirus, none of the free ones will run.

I'd go with NOD32 and it's what I run on my desktop and server. Though my server is plain Server 2003 SP2 R2 Enterprise not a WHS.
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