What is spyware?


Spyware is a general term used to describe software that performs certain behaviors such as advertising, collecting personal information, or changing the configuration of your computer, generally without appropriately obtaining your consent first.
Spyware is often associated with software that displays advertisements (called adware) or software that tracks personal or sensitive information.

How to help prevent spyware?

Step 1: Use a firewall
Step 2: Update your software
Step 3: Adjust Browser security settings
Step 4: Download and install antispyware protection
Step 5: Surf and download more safely

Want to download Spyware Doctor from Google Pack site :

http://pack.google.com/intl/en/pack_installer.html

1 comment:

karthikeyan said...

Hi tamilnejam its better to use free antivirus sfotware's like Comodo, Avira anntivirus etc... its better than Spyware Doctor
Check this
http://www.tothetech.com/2008/10/list-of-free-anti-virus-software.html