Spyware/Adware/Hijackware Info
AdAware & Radlight Popular!
 
Advice - 'cuz you asked...
 
Adware, Spyware Can Quietly Take Over PCs
 
Adware & Under-Wear - The Definitive Guide
 
Alliance of Security Analysis Professionals (ASAP)
 
alt.privacy.spyware FAQ
 
Alternet - Spyware: How Your Personal Data Gets Stolen Online
 
and.doxdesk.com - Parasites Popular!
 
AntiSpyware.net
 
BBC - The Spy Inside Your Home Computer
 
BearShare (Non)Spyware
 
Beginner's Guide - Browser Hijacking & How to Stop It
 
Beginner's Guide - Spyware Protection and Removal
 
Ben Edelman - Adware Research, Testing, Suits
 
Berkman Center - Adware Research, Testing, Suits
 
BHO's- Browser Helper Objects
 
BleepingComputer - Anti-Spyware Tutorials
 
BleepingComputer - Understanding Spyware
 
Bonzi Litigation Home Page
 
Boobytrapped Shareware
 
Boston University - About Adware & Spyware
 
Brilliant Digital Entertainment (BDE) Info
 
Cdilla/Macrovision/TurboTax Info
  • C-Dilla! Copy Protection or Spyware?
    http://www.privacyandspying.com/privacy-c_dilla.html
  • SpywareInfo.com - Quicken Installing Spyware?
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/newsletter/archives/...
  • SpywareInfo.com - TurboTax Followup
    http://www.geocities.com/turbotaxsafecast/
  • TurboTax 2002 & the Macrovision C-Dilla (Safecast) Protection
    http://www.geocities.com/turbotaxsafecast/
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    CDT: Campaign Against Spyware
     
    CDT: Ghosts in Our Machines
     
    CIACTech02-002: Microsoft Browser Helper Objects (BHO) Could Hide Malicious Code
     
    CNET
  • Adware Scorecard
    http://download.com.com/1200-20-884830.html
  • Browser Hijackings Upset Security Pundits
    http://news.com.com/2100-1023-253074.html?legacy=cnet
  • The Enemy Within: Spyware, adware controversies show why the Net needs new laws
    http://news.com.com/2009-1023-937457.html
  • Gator Rushes to Court Over Ad Technology
    http://news.com.com/2100-1023-272296.html
  • How to Stop Your PC from Spying on You
    http://www.cnet.com/software/0-8888-8-21134131-1.html
  • Installer, Beware
    http://www.cnet.com/software/0-3227900-8-7448434-1.html
  • PC Invaders Camp Out In Hard Drives
    http://news.com.com/2102-1023-885144.html
  • Software Replaces Banner Ads on Top Sites
    http://news.com.com/2100-1023-271775.html
  • A Secret War: Spike in spyware accelerates arms race
    http://news.com.com/2009-1023-985524.html
  • Spyware Center
    http://www.download.com/2001-2023-0.html
  • Survive Spyware
    http://www.cnet.com/internet/0-3761-8-3217791-1.html
  • Web Surfers Brace for Pop-Up Downloads
    http://news.com.com/2100-1023-877568.html
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    CNN - Invasion of the Browser Snatchers
     
    Consortium Of Anti-Spyware Technology vendors (COAST)
     
    Computer Vampirism!
     
    CoolWebSearch Chronicles
     
    CounterExploitation (Cexx.org) - Adware/Spyware Popular!
     
    Crapware Count
     
    CWS Domains
     
    Darnit
     
    Dell - Learn About Spyware
     
    DialerHilfe.de (Deutsch)
     
    Dialer Schutz ((Deutsch)
     
    Don McCuiston's Anti-Adware Essay
     
    DSL Reports/Broadband Reports - Spyware FAQ
     
    Duke University - Protect Yourself From Spyware
     
    ExtremeTech - Spyware Watch
     
    FBJ's Web pages
     
    Finding & Removing Hardware Keyloggers
     
    FirewallGuide.com - Anti-Spyware Guide
     
    Flexbeta - Spy vs. Spy
     
    FTC Spyware Workshop
     
    FTC - When Your Computer Calls Overseas...Without Your Okay
     
    GeekGirls.com - Hijacked!
     
    GIANT AntiSpyware Spyware Research Center
     
    GRC: Gibson Research Corporation Popular!
  • Anatomy of File Download Spyware
    http://grc.com/downloaders.htm
  • The Composition of EarthLink's Custom Browser Token
    http://grc.com/su/earthlink.htm
  • OptOut - Internet Spyware Detection & Removal
    http://grc.com/optout.htm
    ...or click HERE for a complete index of OptOut pages.
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    Home Page Hijacking
     
    How To Deal With Spyware
     
    IE Helpers That Don't Help! (Browser Helper Objects)
     
    Inside Spyware: A Guide to Finding, Removing and Preventing Online Pests
     
    InternetTips.com - Spyware
     
    Is Alexa Spying On You?
     
    Kephyr.com - File Database Popular!
     
    Kephyr.com - Spyware and Adware Encyclopedia Popular!
     
    Liste des logiciels vecteurs de spyware
     
    List of Known Spyware Popular!
     
    Lop.com - the Net's Worst Nasty
     
    Malektips.com - Removing Spyware & Adware
     
    Microsoft
  • "Browser Helper Objects: The Browser the Way You Want It"
    http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/en-us/dnwebgen/html/bho.asp
  • Example Browser Helper Objects
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;q179230
  • Home Page Setting Changes Unexpectedly, or You Cannot Change Your Home Page Setting
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;q320159
  • How to Disable Third-Party Tool Bands and Browser Helper Objects
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?id=kb;en-us;Q298931
  • How to Stop an ActiveX Control from Running in Internet Explorer
    http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;q240797
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    Morpheus: A New Low
     
    MVPS.org - Dealing with Unwanted Spyware & Parasites
     
    The Parasite Fight
     
    Parasites
     
    PC911 - Spyware
     
    PC Flank - Anti-Spyware Reviews
     
    PC Hell - Spyware Removal Help
     
    PC Magazine - Put an End to Adware
     
    PC Magazine - Spy Stoppers
     
    PC Magazine - Spyware: It's Lurking on Your Machine
     
    PC Pitstop - Gator Information Center
     
    PCSecurityAdvice.org
     
    PC World - Escape the Spyware Nightmare
     
    PC World - Spyware Help Center
     
    PC World - Is Your PC Watching You?
     
    PC World - Web Ad Explosion
     
    Pest Patrol - Center for Pest Research Popular!
     
    Privacy Foundation: Gadgets That Spy Popular!
     
    Privacy Power! Popular!
     
    Protect Yourself from Unwanted Links
     
    Removing Spyware
     
    Richard M. Smith Popular!
  • The Comet Cursor
    http://www.computerbytesman.com/privacy/comet.htm
  • Fingerprinting of Office 97 Files
    http://www.computerbytesman.com/privacy/office97.htm
  • Privacy Problems With The Alexa And Zbubbles Browser Plugins
    http://www.computerbytesman.com/privacy/alexa.htm
  • The RealJukeBox Monitoring System
    http://www.computerbytesman.com/privacy/realjb.htm
  • Serious Privacy Problems In Windows Media Player for Windows XP
    http://www.computerbytesman.com/privacy/wmp8dvd.htm
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    Robot Army - P2P Apps
     
    Salon
  • The Parasite Economy
    http://archive.salon.com/tech/feature/2001/08/02/...
  • The Pop-Up Ad Campaign from Hell
    http://www.salon.com/tech/feature/2002/05/07/...
  • Spyware vs. Anti-Spyware
    http://salon.com/tech/feature/2002/04/26/...
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    Scumware.com Popular!
     
    Sienna College - Spyware
     
    Simply the Best - Spyware
     
    Sitebilder - Privacy on the Web Popular!
     
    Slashdot - Fair Software Installation
     
    Slashdot - A New Low for Web Advertisers: Pop-Up Downloads
     
    The Smithys Anvil
     
    So How Did I Get Infected In The First Place? (Tony Klein)
     
    Sponge's Anti-Spyware Page
     
    SpyAny.com - Remove Adware & Spyware
     
    SpyBot Search & Destroy - Threats
     
    Spychecker Popular!
     
    Spython
     
    Spyware! Popular!
     
    Spyware - Adware! What is It?
     
    Spyware and Anti-Spyware Resources
     
    Spyware Aid
     
    SpywareBlog
     
    SpywareData.com
     
    Spyware Guide Popular!
     
    Spyware Infested Software List Popular!
     
    SpywareInfo Popular!
  • Home Page
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/
    or http://www.spywareinfo.net/
  • All Known BHOs
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/bhos/
    or http://www.sysinfo.org/bholist.php
  • All Known Toolbar CLSIDs
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/toolbars/
  • BHO's Explained
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/articles/bho/
  • Browser Hijacking
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/articles/hijacked/
  • The CoolWebSearch Chronicles
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/~merijn/cwschronicles.html
  • CWS Hijacker
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/articles/cws/
  • DataNotary Hijacker
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/articles/datanotary/
  • Dialer Info
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/rd/dialers/
  • File Sharing Programs
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/articles/p2p/
  • The Harvester Project
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/harvest_project/
  • Lop.com
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/articles/lop/
  • Lop.com Domains
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/forums/index.php?...
  • The Soap Box
    http://www.mikehealan.com/
  • Spyware Weekly
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/newsletter/
  • What is Spyware?
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/articles/spyware/
  • What To Do If Your Browser Has Gone Crazy
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/forums/index.php?...
  • Your Desktop is Direcway's Billboard
    http://www.spywareinfo.com/articles/direcway/
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    Spyware - Is Someone watching You?
     
    SpywareKilla
     
    SpywareNation
     
    Spyware & Other Internet Nuisances
     
    Spyware Removal Instructions
     
    Spyware: They came from cyberspace
     
    Spyware Watch
     
    Spyware Warrior - Anti-Spyware Comparison Popular!
     
    Spyware Warrior - Anti-Spyware Testing Popular!
     
    Spyware Warrior - Blog Popular!
     
    Spyware Warrior - Rogue/Suspect Anti-Spyware Popular!
     
    SuraSoft - Spyware Database Popular!
     
    SurferBeware.com
     
    StopScum.com
     
    Terry Bollinger - Spyware Protection Resources
     
    TheSpyKiller
     
    ThiefWare.com Popular!
     
    Tomcat Internet Solutions Spyware List Popular!
     
    Transponder Spyware
     
    Unwanted Links
     
    USA Today - Spyware Watches Where You Surf
     
    VectorBytez
     
    Voice of the Public
     
    WebHelper4U.com
     
    What Lop.com Does
     
    What's In Your P2P Bundle
     
    Whirly Wiry Web Popular!
     
    Wilders.org - Spyware
     
    Wild Tangent -- Too Bad
     
    WindowsITSecurity.com
  • Spyware, Part 1
    http://www.windowsitsecurity.com/Articles/Index.cfm?...
  • Spyware, Part 2
    http://www.secadministrator.com/Articles/Index.cfm?...
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    WIRED - Check Your Viral Load for Bugs
     
    ZDNet - What Is Spyware?
  • Watch Out for Pop-Up Downloads
    http://zdnet.com.com/2100-1106-877592.html
  • What Is Spyware?
    http://www.zdnet.com/products/stories/reviews/...
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