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How can this be? The Cleaner never found anything

I am pretty cautious surfing the internet. I use hosts, spyware guard, etc.

Over the years, AVG, Pest Patrol, SpyCatcher, CW Shredder, AdAware and Spybot have all found things (not a lot, mine you, but they have).

In three years, The Cleaner has not ever found anything, not one item. Now, I don't wish to have my computer infected, but how can each of these fine scanning tools find stuff, yet The Cleaner has never found anything?

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I think it found something for me along time ago,nothing recently.I too try hard to avoid any infections and use redundant means of fighting these things and always attributed any lack of intervention of The Cleaner to those factors - I am curious as to why it wants to "phone home" whenever you use it. It also uses UPX which a few anti-virus/trojan apps sometimes report as trojans. I rely on the reviews I come across in my travels such as found here and the fact that he's been around a long time in cyber terms nd keep my fingers crossed

http://www.anti-trojan-software-reviews.com/review-the-cleaner.htm

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(NT) (NT) Thanks Marianna,I've updated my bookmarks

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