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Antivirus for Windows 8.1

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is there any antivirus for windows 8.1 ?

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Google.com

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Windows Defender

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Windows 8.1 is update for windows 8, so antivirus for windows 8 is compatible for 8.1 too. cmiiw

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Try Emsisoft Anti-Malware with beta updates enabled.It works according to Emsisoft support staff.

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I'm using Norton Internet Security 2013 on Windows 8.1 Pro without any problems..

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Windows 8.1 is update for windows 8, so antivirus for windows 8 is compatible for 8.1 too. cmiiw

not quite true windows 8.1 has many changes and breaks compatbilty with most antiviruses

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Latest NOD and Avast beta versions also work. But all AV will work not long after 18th October when Win8.1 officially released and AV vendors have tested for compatability.

Just enjoy, your not even supposed to be using Win8.1, never mind expect all softwares to work with it. :D

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Windows 8.1 is update for windows 8, so antivirus for windows 8 is compatible for 8.1 too. cmiiw

Not ture Kaspersky 2014 not compatible with 8.1 Windows

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common sense ;)

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Windows Defender

Was asking for else this one cause this one already installed with Windows

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Okay Thank you :)

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ESET NOD32 AV 4 :showoff:

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Bitdefender Antivirus Free Edition 1.0.20.1083

Release Date: 08/30/2013

Build 1.0.20.1083 changes include:

- fixed Refresh time issues in ThreatControl

- fixed Access denied for read-only items when trying to Delete all quarantined files

- Exclude false positives after Quarantine auto-scan

- Keep blocking of infected mail archives after Quarantine auto-scan

- Compatibility with Outpost Firewall Pro 8.1 (fixed slow boot)

- Compatibility with Windows 8.1

Download: http://download.bitdefender.com/npd/free/Antivirus_Free_Edition.exe

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August 2013

Symantec: beta versions of Norton antivirus available for Windows 8.1

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Symantec, the software security solutions provider announced the availability of updates (beta versions) for the Norton 360, Norton Internet Security and Norton AntiVirus. On the eve of the release of the "public preview" of Windows version 8.1, Symantec is among the first publishers to provide security solutions, compatible with the latest update of Windows 8.

Enhanced protection:

The beta versions of Norton 360, Norton Internet Security and Norton AntiVirus are thus available for free download on the website of Norton.

Among the new features:

  • improved efficiency of protective filters based on the reputation and behavior analysis
  • better overall performance (less memory consumption).

Download the beta versions of these products: https://us.norton.com/beta/

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Panda cloud, light & free.

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is more important to find a work around to install Comodo firewall. changing values in regedit doesn't work anymore, so if anyone knows a new way to install it, please share your knowledge.

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Which one is better

Kaspersky 2014
Bitdiffender total security 2014
Norton 2014

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Hi everyone I like to tell you that I use windows defender and

Malware bytes Anti-Malware (PRO) 1.75.0.1300

For that the new version of windows defender and Malware bytes will keep you save from viruses, malware, and block the site that have threats .

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G Data IS 2014 on windows 8.1 here, no problems

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Eset Smart Security 6.0.316.0 works fine except for the HIPS module.

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is there any antivirus for windows 8.1 ?

Bitdefender Windows 8 Security 2013

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Bitdefender Internet Security 2014 works like a charm in W8.1.

Edited by Edgar.Elooo

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till Kaspersky updates im using Avast Internet security v8.0.1497 get it HERE small compatability issue but go HERE for simple workaround

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