sas free version and CPU usage

  sunnystaines 17:02 09 Feb 2014
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now I have the free SAS which when not running only protects the homepge of the browser, but recently had a notification of high cpu usage from SAS.

anyone any idea what its up too.

  tullie 18:24 09 Feb 2014

To be honest I dident think the free edition did anything,unless you use it manually,will be interested in any replies.

  sunnystaines 18:59 09 Feb 2014

tullie that was my opinion too but norton has twice flagged up high cpu by sas when nothing else running.

if i see the flag again i will hit task manager, at present shows 0% cpu & 0.7 ram.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 19:01 09 Feb 2014

It runs at start up and scans in the background,

I found this annoying so disabled it using the startups tool in CCleaner

and now only use it as a backup scanner to check Avast and Malwarebytes are doing the job.

  sunnystaines 20:27 09 Feb 2014

Fruit Bat /\0/\

does the free copy do that?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:46 09 Feb 2014

Mine does.

  sunnystaines 20:57 09 Feb 2014

thank you i will do the same

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