Best Spyware Detecting Software?

  crazycam 20:47 18 Feb 2009
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Having issues with firefox crashing, need to find out if the problem is to do with spyware. Any recommendations?

  Diodorus Siculus 21:58 18 Feb 2009

click here and take a look at skidzy's recommendations.

The crashing is not necessarily due to spyware - do you want to give more info about your setup?

  DieSse 21:59 18 Feb 2009

There doesn't seem to be a "best" - most cover some things better than others.

My top recommendations are

Malwarebytes and Spybot S&D

Others favour Superantispyware, and a whole raft more.

I use PrevX from time to time too.

  gazzaho 01:08 19 Feb 2009

The usual favorites mentioned by DieSSe all work fine for me bar spybot S&D it refused to install cleanly on my Vista machine giving an error (can't remember what now) and disabled the preview pane in explorer from displaying video files for some reason.

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