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is spybot is a good antispyware

by kavonr / June 16, 2008 5:12 PM PDT

i m using spybot for being protecton against spywares and adwares. I just need to know is it a good option or if u have something nice to suggest me then go ahead. i"ll appreciate your responce

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Spybot-S&D
by Donna Buenaventura / June 16, 2008 5:17 PM PDT

Yes, it is one of the trustworthy and good anti-spyware. It is not bad to install more than 1 anti-spyware because not all of them will and can detect all types of spyware and malware.

You might want to add Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware, A-squared Free and SUPERAntispyware. All of these have freeware edition which will scan and remove.
You can get them at:
A-squared Free: http://www.emsisoft.com/en/software/download/
SUPERAntispyware: http://www.superantispyware.com
Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware: http://www.microsoft.com/mbam.php

The above are scanners only. If you want 'prevention' against spyware, I suggest to immunize the system using Spybot-S&D and by using SpywareBlaster: http://www.javacoolsoftware.com

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If you have sufficient RAM
by jahnjahn / June 16, 2008 9:41 PM PDT

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