Best Freeware? Spyware/Popup Stooper etc.

  Rauf 17:53 19 Jul 2003
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I would be very interested in people's best freeware solutions to spyware and pop up stoppers.

I use Windows 200 and have Zone Alarm as my firewall, AVG as my Anti Virus and also use Spybot & AdAware regularly. Does anyone know if Spybot and AdAware have 'spyware' themselves? I've also got FreeSurfer installed which is supposed to stop pop ups - HOWEVER - it seems I've now got something on my system following a d/l of MSN Messenger Plus which keeps making pop ups appear. I have since deleted MEssenger Plus but I still keep getting these pop ups? Any ideas greatfully recieved (free ones hopefully)

Thanks

  Gaz 25 18:16 19 Jul 2003

Messenger service in XP?


Right, it is nothing to do with MSN messenger.

Download and use this: click here

  Jester2K II 18:27 19 Jul 2003

MSN Messenger Plus - has spyware - you can install without spyware - click here - on some versions. MSN Messenger Plus carries LOP Spyware...

Spybot and AdAware are Spyware free though.

  Jester2K II 18:31 19 Jul 2003

I would use NoAds click here to stop Popups...

  Jester2K II 18:32 19 Jul 2003

Gaz 25 - thats something else. Messenger Service NOT MSN Messenger Plus...

Rauf - you might want to use the program in the Gaz25s thread anyway.

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