Price of Virus protection is rising

Posted on Monday, November 29 2004 @ 20:13 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Gasoline and milk aren't the only things that cost more these days. The cost of keeping your antivirus software current has been rising, also.

But while leading antivirus software vendors Symantec and McAfee have been hiking annual subscription fees for stand-alone products, they've kept those charges flat for product suites that bundle antivirus utilities with firewall, intrusion-detection, and spam-control software. The idea is to encourage customers to move over to these suites.

Head over to PC World for more details.

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Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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