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    Home Forums AskWoody support Windows Windows 8.1 Questions: Win 8.1 (and Win 8) AV: removed bitdefender , what now…

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        krism
        AskWoody Plus

        8.1 current, updated before patch tues every month.

        Been running Bitdefender for quite a while now but it wouldn’t allow tripassure.com and recently it has not allowed a few other ones that are not at all suspect, so removed it in disgust and by default Win Defender turned back on. Is this okay or what is currently in vogue.

        Thanks!

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      • #2265666 Reply
        PKCano
        Da Boss

        AV-Test.org and AV-Comparatives.org are sources for the ratings of anti-virus programs.

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      • #2265751 Reply
        GoneToPlaid
        AskWoody Plus

        The reason is that tripassure.com’s security certificate expired yesterday on May 24, 2020. Bitdefender was doing its job of protecting you from visiting websites which have either expired or revoked security certificates.

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          krism
          AskWoody Plus

          yeah, I wondered if that wasn’t the case. Wdef does the same. I was talking with them on the phone today and they’re supposed to call me back tomorrow. Maybe return to BD then… Just applied a KB for WD and now scanning everything. Thanks all.

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