Jump to content
Slate Blackcurrant Watermelon Strawberry Orange Banana Apple Emerald Chocolate Marble
Slate Blackcurrant Watermelon Strawberry Orange Banana Apple Emerald Chocolate Marble
Belatucadrus

Agnitum Outpost free security suite.

Recommended Posts

Agnitum are a company with a head office in Cyprus but operating out of St Petersberg Russia.

I’ve been testing the Outpost Free security suite for a few months now and it generally seems OK the software is stable, the firewall is good, it has good realtime AV and malware coverage, automatic updates and e-mail check. But it also has a few quirks such as a lack of configurable scheduled scan, which isn’t unusual in free versions, but coupled with it’s apparent default setting of running a “quick” scan every day at 1am of all times and it becomes a pain. I have yet to find any way of disabling this scan other than manually opening the scan window and stopping it. Main problem with this is that the scan loads the system so heavily that the computer becomes extremely unresponsive and it takes bloody ages to get it to stop. Maybe less of a bind on a multi-core system but older kit doesn’t like it much.

So it does the job but not my favourite.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I have used ESET for some years.  It is consistently good, and there is EXCELLENT free telephone assistance in this country should you need it. It is not free but neither is it expensive, and is well worth every penny.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

"there is EXCELLENT free telephone assistance in this country should you need it. It is not free but neither is it expensive, and is well worth every penny."

 

You can't get better than that!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 10/23/2017 at 7:34 PM, AlanHo said:

Ah - the joys of bad grammar. Well spotted - but why did it take you 4 years?..............:boy_cleanglasses:

Every one has to have a sleep occasionally !

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue. Privacy Policy