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Free Spyware Blocker

by prfek / June 22, 2011 6:20 PM PDT

What is the best free program to block spyware/malware?

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Best Spyware "Blocker".. Free?
by Carol~ Forum moderator 2 / June 22, 2011 11:38 PM PDT
In reply to: Free Spyware Blocker


Most of the better FREE anti-spyware programs I know of, come without real-time protection. Hence, no "blocker". Paid versions do.

You will find many of the members use SUPERAntiSpyware and Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware. They both offer free and paid versions.

I realize you asked for a "blocker". If you don't wish to pay for either, they can (at the very least) be used as stand-alone scanners.


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In Addition To Carol's Suggestions
by tobeach / June 23, 2011 4:24 PM PDT
In reply to: Free Spyware Blocker

Perhaps a pair of oldie but goodies?

FREE JAVACOOL Programs: SpywareBlaster, SpywareGuard, Etc. Etc. :

Excellent and Trustworthy FREE Products usable on MOST OS's.

SpywareBlaster works on Windows 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, Vista, 7. (block list type)

SpywareGuard has not been tested with Windows Vista. (real time protection type) Sandy Wink

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