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I read an article on an italian NET magazine explaining that some very common programs like GetRight and CuteFTP install a spyware on your computer.
The installed file is advert.dll that operates every time you are connected to internet, monitoring everything during the connection.
The magazine suggest to install a program called OptOut
to eliminate advert.dll
Before doing this I would have a comment from you!
There are several spyware. Here a partial list (check in your computer... :-):
In fact I didnt't check it.
It seems that the new program is:
Before doing anything I would know other experiences.
It seems that removing the spyrware automatically, some programs like CuteFTP would not work properly (they will be searching the adware.dll file before loading).
I am using CuteFTP, so that I am waiting suggestions.
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