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Fire-and-Ice
09-09-2003, 02:29 PM
Fresh from penning our Firewall and Virus Alert article, PCStats would like to present the second part of our beginners guide to the less savoury aspects of the internet experience; dealing with the subject of "Spyware." If you've installed a peer-to-peer sharing program such as 'Kazaa Media Desktop' or 'Morpheus', or accidentally said yes to a 'Gator' pop-up, or gone on an excursion to some of the darker corners of the Internet, chances are your PC has developed an internet life of its own through one or more spyware applications.

Article here (http://www.pcstats.com/articleview.cfm?articleID=1458).

tommy
09-09-2003, 10:15 PM
Have just found a page of links to anti-spyware tools:
http://www.spychecker.com/
http://www.spychecker.com/software/antispy.html

Internet cleanup tools:
http://www.spychecker.com/software/cookie.html