So looks like it is time to move to Microsoft Security Essentials if you just need AV protection for free.
If anyone was affected by AVG’s bad update yesterday where the system gets stuck in an infinite loop, ignore AVG’s needlessly complicated fix. Just boot into repair with a command prompt and rename C:Program FilesAVGAVG10avg [...]
Google Crowned King of Malware – PCWorld. I once got an infection from visiting a Google link. Fortunately it was easily fixed. After that link scanning for Windows machines is something I strongly recommend. AVG does that very nicely.
AVG brings LinkScanner malware detector to the Mac Browsers. Compatible with Firefox/Safari. Worth getting and free.
So this author has some valid points. Some software like AVG protect better but have some nasty bugs. Click here to read more.