Re: Spyware

  • From: <lady_arwen@xxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 15 May 2005 14:18:17 -0400

Sorry, I probably should've just put an off-topic before the subject. I just
hope the programs in question are JFW friendly. If any of you has any tips
etc. for how to use them, could you please e-mail me off-list?

Thanks much,
Chelsea
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "chevelle" <chevelle33@xxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Sunday, May 15, 2005 2:15 PM
Subject: Re: Spyware


Remember Chelsea, this is a jaws list for Jaws issues, Can we stick with
Jaws related issues?
----- Original Message ----- 
From: <lady_arwen@xxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Sunday, May 15, 2005 10:12 AM
Subject: Re: Spyware


> Hi list,
>
> I've been reading this thread with interest. Is StopSign any good? I'm
> currently using it, it runs several times a day, and it seems to be
> working.
> From what I've read, it protects against spyware and viruses.
> Thoughts/opinions?
>
> thanks,
> Chelsea
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "curmudgeon" <one2three4five6@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Sunday, May 15, 2005 9:49 AM
> Subject: Re: Spyware
>
>
> question ken
> are u using dsl or a modem
> if a dsl connection
> when you turn on your computer,
> you are online
> r u using a router
> which has built in firewall
> and a active antivirus program,
>
> spyware removal
> ad aware and spybot are accessible
> ad aware takes out spyware  that spybot does not
> and, spybot takes out spyware that ad aware does not,
>
> and microsoft anti spyware
> once loaded can be used thru the menu's
>
> spyware blaster and spyware gard
> work together to block spyware from being installed in the first place
> so, after cleaning out any spyware with the 3 utilities mentioned above
> and you install the blaster and gard
>
> i run updates on all
> about once a week
> in this new world of our's
> of, communicating
> with the computer
> there are far more  good things like this list,
> of people sharing their knowledge and experience
> but,
> there are a few evils
> cracker, hackers, and attackers,
> who are out there, trying and quite successfully
> destroying  peoples computers
> and their lives, from a far
> its your responsibility to protect your own system
>
> with  a little effort and the help of this list
> those programs mentioned above
> can help keep your computer clean, and a mean machine
> the door swings both ways
> i know people  who have nothing protecting their computer
> and have not had any problems
> and the opposite
> with security maxed out
> and are infested
> with viruses, and a hijacker
>
> getting off the soapbox
> so, one can
> 1 do, one's best to  stay protected
> 2run around hoping one does not  catch something bad
> 3 turn off the computer, and step back,
> into the past,
> world of snail mail, and telephone
>
>
> the curmudgeon les
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> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Adam Daou" <adam.daou@xxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Saturday, May 14, 2005 8:54 AM
> Subject: Re: Spyware
>
>
> Hi Ken,
> I've tried all kind of Jaws friendly products and I gave up. Too much
> interference from various products when browsing. Right now, I'm using
> Microsoft AntiSpyware Beta1. It runs every night at 2 AM. Is it efficient?
> No idea, although I can remove or quarantine unwanted but repeated
> intrusions. According to a recent study, if you combine the best of the
> best
> antivirus, antispyware, etc, your computer protection will not exceed 60
> or
> 70%. With the 30 to 40% remaining, it's like having intruders invading
> your
> home or your office anytime, anywhere, and no matter what. Linux offers
> better, stronger and more reliable protection, but then again, it's still
> in
> childhood mood mode, and we don't participate or push enough to have
> efficient accessibility. So the bottom line is, we rushed to this
> cyberspace toy like an orphan baby! What a mess!
> Adam
>  ----- Original Message ----- 
>  From: Ken Hawk
>  To: jf w list
>  Sent: Saturday, May 14, 2005 10:59 AM
>  Subject: Spyware
>
>  I'm using jaws 6.0, with xp home.
>  What does the list recommend for spyware software?
>  Thanks Ken
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