Windows 10 RS3 16299.15 and Antivirus Compatibility?

Discussion in 'Windows 10' started by jmdomini, Oct 7, 2017.

  1. jmdomini

    jmdomini MDL Novice

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    So it seems that with ever new major Windows 10 release Antivirus software gets broken. I had been running McAfee which I was forced to uninstall before upgrading. Intel/McAfee is vague about when a RS3 compatible version will be release, they just state "4th quarter 2017". I've also tried Bitdefender and it seems the firewall is broken under RS3 and blocks all IPV6 traffic and domain connectivity.

    So other than the built in Windows Defender, is anyone using an Antivirus product successfully with 16299.15?
     
  2. Krakatoa

    Krakatoa MDL Senior Member

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    It is best not to use antivir. Including Defender.
     
  3. s1ave77

    s1ave77 MDL Guide Dog/Dev

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    As always it will need a moment for AV vendors to adapt. Build is in the wild for ~ week, and not even officially released to public.
     
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  4. DikDay

    DikDay MDL Novice

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    Yes,good working KAV 18.0.0.405(c).
     
  5. jmdomini

    jmdomini MDL Novice

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    Thanks! I downloaded the free version of KAV and can confirm it is working fine.
     
  6. TairikuOkami

    TairikuOkami MDL Addicted

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    All free AV work just fine. McAfee and Sophos have problem being uninstalled properly.
     
  7. UmbraEmsi

    UmbraEmsi Emsisoft Community Manager

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    Golden rule: before upgrading to the Fall build, uninstall your AV !

    I tested Emsisoft Anti-Malware on RS3, worked fine.
     
  8. GOD666

    GOD666 MDL Expert

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    Nod32 works fine, as does Malwarebytes
     
  9. javaspain

    javaspain MDL Junior Member

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    Symantec Endpoint Protection 14
     
  10. goolby

    goolby MDL Novice

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    I second to this
     
  11. sweetvivek007

    sweetvivek007 MDL Novice

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    kaspersky does not officially support it but patch c with KIS 2018 is working great.
     
  12. endbase

    endbase MDL Guru

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    As in honnor of Paul I must say that all AV are snake oil hehe :)
     
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  13. drazen11

    drazen11 MDL Novice

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    KIS 2018 with experimental patch D working fine... You must go to Kaspersky forum beta section and follow up instructions. :)
     
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  14. Tiger-1

    Tiger-1 MDL Guru

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    yep I agree myself don't use none and never had issues :p
     
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  15. RobrPatty

    RobrPatty MDL Senior Member

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  16. EaglePC

    EaglePC MDL Member

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    ESET Smart Security 10.1.219.0 (64-bitt):)
     
  17. Sleeping_Lion

    Sleeping_Lion MDL Junior Member

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    KTS 2018
     
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  18. thanhtai2009

    thanhtai2009 MDL Novice

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    Both Panda Global Protection 17.0.1 and Emsisoft Anti-Malware 2017 running without issue.