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Old 01-10-2005, 11:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I was wondering what the best adware/spyware prevention (not removal) program there is. Suggestions?
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Old 01-11-2005, 04:09 AM   #2 (permalink)
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In the paid version of Ad Aware, you can get something called Ad Watch which i think is what you are looking for.
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Go to www.download.com and download Ad-Aware SE Personal and Spy-Bot Search and Destroy 1.3 but try to find Spy-bot Search and Destroy 1.4 Beta.
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Go to www.download.com and download Ad-Aware SE Personal and Spy-Bot Search and Destroy 1.3 but try to find Spy-bot Search and Destroy 1.4 Beta.
he wanted a "prevention" program, not a "removal" program. in my opinion, i would use Firefox browser, remove Kazaa and not go onto any warez sites. that way you'll hardly get any spyware. simple as that.
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Best adware/spyware prevention: Go to www.majorgeeks.com (I avoid www.download.com cause I've gotten viruses/trojans from there) and get SpywareBlaster and SpywareGuard (links are in my signature). Add those to AdAware and Spybot and now to Microsoft's Syware(beta), All of which are in my signature. Liz
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Use Firefox instead of IE like others said.
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P3t3r, even with Firefox, you STILL need those programs I listed. Liz
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not going on suspicious sites and using a good browser like firefox is a good way of preventing spyware.
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