Antispyware needed

  cowgirl66 16:38 11 Apr 2007

Hi all, my realtime protection on AVG antispyware has just run out (free version) and now I'm looking for a replacement antispyware which runs such a protection service. I am on XP and use Avast antivirus and also AdAware with Kerio firewall.

I am wondering if Windows Defender is up to the mark only when it was the Windows Antispy it wasn't as good as some of the other software at finding the nasties. I don't get much trouble other than tracking cookies on here and I want to stay clean for as little dosh as possible.

Any suggestions of good antispyware or even security suites? Thanks in advance,


  moorie- 16:39 11 Apr 2007

try spyware terminator
click here

  skidzy 16:43 11 Apr 2007

Take a look click here

  dogbreath1 16:44 11 Apr 2007

I didn't use to have much confidence in Defender, but tbh, I think it would do you just fine especially if you keep away from dodgy sites.

Not as though cowgirls frequent such places, I hasten to add!

  Belatucadrus 17:16 11 Apr 2007

I got rid of Defender and use Spyware Terminator on XP systems and Wincleaner Antispy click here on W98 as the Spyware Terminator live protection doesn't work on older variants of Windows.

  cowgirl66 17:39 11 Apr 2007

Thanks for advice everybody, and Spyware Terminator it shall be. And dogbreath1, this cowgirl visits only the best websites, such as pcadvisor!!

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