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Initial post: Jan 1, 2012 8:33:36 PM PST
J. Canino says:
I just got a Kindle Fire. Do I need to download an anti-virus or spyware program to it?

Posted on Jan 1, 2012 8:38:45 PM PST
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In reply to an earlier post on Jan 1, 2012 8:41:10 PM PST
GnomeEd says:
No antivirus/spyware program is necessary.

The only anti anything you need is antibowtie.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 1, 2012 8:54:51 PM PST
Ed - Where can I get antibowtie? It sounds like an awsome program.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 1, 2012 9:01:23 PM PST
Les Bell says:
Only you can make that decision. If you're storing missile launch codes on your Fire, then yes. If you're a reasonably alert user who selects apps with care, checks for SSL/TLS on connections to banking sites, etc. then probably not. But it's up to you to assess the risks and your ability to deal with them.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 1, 2012 9:02:59 PM PST
GnomeEd says:
Apparently it's still in production!

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 1, 2012 9:05:58 PM PST
Obviously, because we're sure having an investation tonight. A true human virus.
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