|[AMRadio] AM Bulletin Board|
macklinbob at msn.com
Tue Feb 8 18:35:27 EST 2005
SpyBot does not block SpyWaer. It just removes them. Your most common source
of spyware is from FREE message boards like Yahoo. These sites that draw
their revene are the problem. I tried blocking Yahoo with the cookie
controls but than it would not allow access.
"REAL RADIOS GLOW IN THE DARK"
----- Original Message -----
From: "Donald Chester" <k4kyv at hotmail.com>
To: <amradio at mailman.qth.net>
Sent: Tuesday, February 08, 2005 3:16 PM
Subject: RE: [AMRadio] AM Bulletin Board
> >Yes indeed one of the best utilities there is for modern day cleanup of
> >spy ware. I highly recommend it. I seems thought that it is a little
> >difficult to get to for all the advertising so I have put it on my site
> >for quick and easy download of the installation program.
> I also have Spybot Search and Destroy, and update it regularly. But I
> wonder about its effectiveness. Everytime I run it, it always finds the
> exact same 5 registry entries and deletes them. So last time I tried an
> experiment. I ran it, and sure enough it deleted those registry entries.
> IMMEDIATELY rescanned, and sure enough, it once again found the exact same
> "problems" and fixed them. I am wondering if it is really finding
> or fixing anything.
> Ad-Aware usually finds a long list of "date miner" cookies and deletes
> but nearly all are rated as "low risk." I usually run it about once a
> Don K4KYV
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