do i need spy bot with avg 8

  chrisjohn 23:10 30 May 2008

do i need spybot with avg 8 or is avg 8 ok on its own,also does avg 8 have a firewall,or do i need zone alarm.

  MAT ALAN 23:22 30 May 2008

Run AVG with Zonealarm free, replace spybot with

click here

and run in conjunction with this

click here

works for me...

  Horik 23:22 30 May 2008

I use spybot and spywareblaster in conjunction with AVG 8 - better to be safe than sorry ;o)

AVG 8 isn't a firewall; it's an antivirus and anti spyware programme - so yes you'd still need a firewall.

On my system I have:





Seems to do the trick - I've had no problems in 5 years that they've not been able to handle between them.

  chrisjohn 23:30 30 May 2008

do i need zone alarm with windows vista fire wall

  Sea Urchin 23:43 30 May 2008

Install ZoneAlarm and turn off Vista firewall. And make sure you download the Vista version of ZA

click here#

  birdface 08:25 31 May 2008

You don't need Zone Alarm if you have Vista firewall.It is up to yourself a lot of folk quiet happy with Vista Firewall.You need something with AVG 8.Maybe add A Squared to go with Spybot.

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