Microsoft Antispyware (Beta)

  Cannuck 23:52 17 Mar 2005
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Downloaded Microsoft Beta version of their new Antispyware program. I have ran it 3 times in the last couple of days, and it always tells me my computer is "clean"

Ran Ad-Aware SE immediately after each run of MS program, and guess what, it found 7 critical items the first time, and 13 the second time, and 9 the third time.

I think it's back to the drawing board Billy Boy, if the great Microsoft can't find spyware that free programs can.

Has anyone else noticed this MS Antispyware

  GANDALF <|:-)> 00:09 18 Mar 2005

Adaware produces many 'false positives'.


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  powerless 00:23 18 Mar 2005

What did Adaware find...cookies by any chance?

  Cannuck 08:40 18 Mar 2005

Powerless

Went to bed early, so didn't see your response till this morning. Yes, it was cookies that Adaware picked up.

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