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Avira's false advertising (not that major)

hypergalaxy8

19 months ago

https://gyazo.com/03808fa8d9700ae091289fac2537fa4b

I use the free version of Avira and I have gotten this exact pop-up many times. The same 2,615,151 infections and the same 15 days. Don't get me wrong, I like Avira, but they should not be doing this.

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  • 19 months ago
  • 1 point

Wait....you have 2.615m infections?

  • 19 months ago
  • 1 point

No lol. Other “people”

  • 18 months ago
  • 1 point

It's how some AV get cash. It's kind of how the world works.

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  • 19 months ago
  • 1 point

I did not get 2 million viruses.... it was from other "people" (as falsely advertised).

  • 19 months ago
  • 1 point

I imagine it's not really falsely advertised. I would presume that there really were that many infected computers in some segment of time. But, that time period could be between a certain period in the past and only updated so often. So, until the next update, it will continue to show the same number of infected computers.

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