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    jhop Guest

    Default Windows Defender

    I am running Zone Alarm Security Suite on XP Pro with SP2. Is there any reason I should be running Windows Defender at the same time? My machine is inordinately slow since Jan. 1 and I'm wondering if the two programs conflict or duplicate effort.

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    Join Date
    Nov 2004

    Default Re: Windows Defender

    No, no reason to run together. Actually its more important you udate your OS (to SP3 + all patches) rather than running security tools. Running ZA or any other tool on untrusted platform will provide limited protection.

    Check here for scanning your system for vulnerable software:

    Also note that "windows defender" may be also a rouge software (=fake)unless been downloaded / installed directly from Microsoft.


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