Why anti spyware program/removal/detection do you use?

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  1. Sideswipe80

    Sideswipe80 Well-Known Member

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    I have Mcafee and ran a scan nothing shows up but I'm kind of paranoid about these things.
     
  2. Chrono Grimlock

    Chrono Grimlock Perfect By Nature

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    Avast and Malwarebytes.

    I wouldn't use McAfee if they paid me a monthly fee. Of course, I wouldn't run Norton, CA or Zone Alarm either.
     
  3. TheIncredibleHulk

    TheIncredibleHulk Find Gary Busey!

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    McAfee's good. You might also try Adaware, Spybot, and Malwarebyte's Anti-Malware
     
  4. Belgrath

    Belgrath Boom! Nutshot!

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    Ad-Aware and Malwarebytes.
     
  5. Squee

    Squee Well-Known Member

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    What*

    Avg has been good to me.
     
  6. Cheetatron

    Cheetatron Eh

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    AVG for active protection then Super Anti-Spyware and Malwarebytes scanners for a deep clean
     
  7. Ratchet2007

    Ratchet2007 Neither Here Nor There

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    I use Virgin Media PC Guard
     
  8. smkspy

    smkspy is one nice fucking kitty

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    I run Kaspersky. Expensive, but it gets the job done.
     
  9. AMG

    AMG Old School

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    Spybot - Search & Destroy.
     
  10. RabidYak

    RabidYak Go Ninja Go Ninja Go

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    MSE.
     
  11. Mechafire

    Mechafire Veteran TFW2005 Supporter

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    Norton.
     

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