Spies Online Quick Finder
Is it freeware? Or spyware? Find out here BEFORE you download something from the Net!
Find out about spyware and how to get rid of it. Report suspected spyware here.
Scumware refers to products that alter web pages without the knowledge or consent of the web site's owner. Find out if your computer is infected.
How To Remove Adware, Spyware, and Various Trojan Horses
This site will really open your eyes!
Ad-Aware is a free, multi-spyware removal utility, that scans your memory,registry and hard drives for known spyware and lets you remove it safely.
Find out about eZula (contextual advertising) and how to fight it.
Find out how unscrupulous advertisers use browser plug-ins to modify the look of your web page when people view it and redirect your traffic!
Thiefware is used by unscrupulous advertisers to superimpose their own links/images over web pages, making it look like the web designer put these links on the page.
The Anatomy of File Download Spyware
Is your file downloader storing every file you've ever downloaded along with your personal information in a master database? Better read this!
Spybot Search And Destroy
Here's another freeware program that will check your computer for spyware.
Free Online Spyware Scan By PestPatrol
PestPatrol offers a free online scan, but you must register first.
There are some informative sites about spyware and such listed, as well as some programs that will check to see if your computer is infested and, if so, sanitize your computer. As with all software, etc., try any of it listed here at your own peril, and it is always wise to make a backup of your systerm before installing anything new.