AVG 7 Free update

  Lionheart ? 17:25 26 Nov 2004

Added detection of new variant of:-


New variant of trojan PSW.Banker.

  jimv7 17:28 26 Nov 2004


  Mango Grummit 17:30 26 Nov 2004

I admit to returning to AVG just lately but doesn't this now update automatically using the standard installation? It does here!

  Lionheart ? 17:57 26 Nov 2004

Yes, you are right, it will update automatically.

But the way I look at it is, if I have set it to update first think in the morning and there isn't an update then, but one later on in the day and I don't check.

Then I would be running AVG without the latest protection until the following morning. So I manually check periodically through the day.

  Mango Grummit 18:35 26 Nov 2004

Yup, fairenuffsky but -- They are all like that, they can't get a grip until after the virus is afoot. They do not and cannot know about it until then. Trojan hunters (spybot hunters, adbots, spyware n whatnots lol) are just the same.

So you see, same day/next-day/or the day after -- that is the soonest you can get.

But you cannot ever be in front and that is why posting latest updates of these things is non-essential (and pointless) to regular computer/internet users.

But for the occasional user who just happened to be browsing about, came across this site, registered and moved the membership up a bit, spotted your post, acted accordingly and moved on -- your post would have been invaluable, probably.

  Lionheart ? 18:38 26 Nov 2004

May be I am just Paranoid :)

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