Anti-malware programs

I don`t have such a program on my computer but have been advised to get one.I run WinXP Home with IE8.
Any suggestions as to programs which do a thorough job will be very welcome and if they happen to be free then doubly so.

  Woolwell 13:12 21 Jun 2010

Malwarebytes free version click here

  john bunyan 13:14 21 Jun 2010

1. To block malware: Spywareblaster.
To scan for, and remove malware: Superantispyware and Malawarebytes.
All free. I would download and use all of them as sometimes SAS will find stuff that MAB does not, and vice versa.

  john bunyan 13:15 21 Jun 2010

See Here:
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  bjh 13:59 21 Jun 2010

John Bunyan uses the same collection that I do, and I second his approach. All free, and all good. More to the point, they've all been consistently good for the last few years.

  Jameslayer 21:42 27 Aug 2010

is sas superantispyware?

  Nontek 21:43 27 Aug 2010

SAS .... Yes.

  DieSse 21:52 27 Aug 2010

What anti-virus do you run?

  zeppman 20:13 28 Aug 2010

Malwarebytes or superantispyware gets my vote

  Atlantic Man 10:42 29 Aug 2010

Note Malwarebytes is only used for scanning of spyware - no background process will be running for instant protection.

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