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malware – Alternatives to anti-virus for keeping oneself safe

The Question : 114 people think this question is useful I have read a lot of articles that talk about how using an AV is less safe than not having one for more intermediate PC users who are careful with what they click and download. For example, here are a couple of articles: https://antivirus.comodo.com/blog/computer-safety/a-new-attack-that-turns-antivirus-software-into-malware/ http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3574724/Is-antivirus-software-putting-risk-Programs-offer-lower-levels-security-browsers.html