Windows Defender or Spyware Terminator?

  RobCharles1981 18:25 06 Nov 2006

click here

Looking at the above link, What does everyone think of Spyware Terminator?

At the moment I'm using Windows Defender and doesnt pick up nothing at all?

  VoG II 18:27 06 Nov 2006

Note on SpywareTerminator: We originally listed Spyware Terminator on this page out of concerns that Crawler, the company behind the product, had established connections with IBIS, a well known adware distributor responsible for such adware programs as Wintools, Websearch, & Huntbar. Although we found no problems in our initial testing with Spyware Terminator, and while the vendor itself announced that it was exiting the adware business (1), we decided out of caution to impose a three month probation period before we would consider re-testing and, if warranted, de-listing the the product from the Rogue/Suspect list. During that three month probation period we monitored the behavior of IBIS and Crawler. At the end of the three month probation period we re-tested Spyware Terminator, again finding no problems serious enough to justify listing the program on this page. As the vendor involved has not been involved in the distribution of adware for many months, and as the program itself exhibits no problems serious enough to warrant mention on this page, we have decided to de-list Spyware Terminator from the Rogue/Suspect list and can no longer regard the program to be "rogue/suspect."

click here

  RobCharles1981 18:32 06 Nov 2006

So I guess it looks a no no

I was following this link:

click here

  VoG II 18:35 06 Nov 2006

Why not try SuperAntiSpyware click here

  GaT7 18:38 06 Nov 2006

Rob_24_Wales, you've misunderstood it seems: "...we have decided to DE-list Spyware Terminator from the Rogue/Suspect list and can NO longer regard the program to be "rogue/suspect."

Seems very good for freeware - a review click here. G

  GaT7 18:42 06 Nov 2006

Also check out AVG Anti-Spyware Free click here. No real-time protection in the free version though. G

  RobCharles1981 18:47 06 Nov 2006

What I got so far is this:

AVG Antivirus
Zone Alarm Pro

AVG Antispyware

Windows Defender

  VoG II 18:51 06 Nov 2006

I don't really think you need any more except perhaps Spywareblaster discussed click here

  RobCharles1981 19:02 06 Nov 2006

Shall I go ahead thou and try out Spyware Terminator thou ??

  VoG II 19:03 06 Nov 2006

Why not and let us know what you think of it.

  RobCharles1981 19:04 06 Nov 2006

Should I install Spyware Blaster also ??

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