Spyware Scan's

  J B 17:23 03 Mar 2006
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Just curious, I scan with Adaware and Spybot whenever I receive updates, however I do a full system scan with Windows Defender every day. Do you all think that I am going over the top where defender is concerned or do I have it about right? J.B.

  VoG II 17:24 03 Mar 2006

That's pretty much what I do (automatic scan with Defender) and I don't think I'm being over the top.

  rawprawn 17:30 03 Mar 2006

I'm the same with Windows defender, and about once a week a full system scan with Ewido after updating it.I don't feel it's OTT

  GANDALF <|:-)> 17:41 03 Mar 2006

I scan once a month and never find anything but I also use a lot of common sense.

G

  J B 18:18 03 Mar 2006

Thank you for the advice, I will keep everything as is for the time being. J.B.

  stalion 18:20 03 Mar 2006

haven't heard of the common sense anti-virus who makes that?

  GANDALF <|:-)> 18:34 03 Mar 2006

Something that the AV makers, firewall developers and anti-spyware makers rely on the general public having a lack of. ;-))

G

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