Re: Antivirus software is the new protection racket



Ian Kenefick
07-10-2005, 12:49 AM
On Sun, 8 May 2005 05:51:25 -1000, "NoNoBadDog!"
<mypants_bjsledgeATpixi.com> wrote:

>Correction;
>
>Installing Norton will not slow down a properly configured maintained
>computer.

Re-correction,

It will. This applies to all resident AV. They differ by the degree by
which they slow them down though.

>( I have a network of over 200 computers of various makes, models and
>vintage. Norton is on all of them. None of them are slowed down by
>Norton...but then again I know how to maintain a healthy system).

Are you saying if you benchmarked a PC with against one without
antivirus that there would be 'NO' difference in the performance? It
would appear so.

Regards,
Ian Kenefick
http://antivirus.ik-cs.com
http://www.ik-cs.com


Re: Antivirus software is the new protection racket