Posts Tagged ‘antispyware’

Norton AntiVirus doesn’t like Windows Defender

I upgraded from MS AntiSpyware to Windows Defender. Seems Norton AntiVirus doesn’t exactly like it. In Norton’s Log Viewer are a ton of the following: Event Details: Time: 2/22/2006 8:02:17 PM Actor: C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MsMpEng.exe (PID=464) Target: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccLgView.exe Action: Unauthorized access Reaction: Unauthorized access stopped Not nearly as bad as Kaspersky […]

Microsoft removes IE

Via Fark, Microsoft’s Anti-Spyware beta (mentioned earlier) removes Internet Explorer. Now if only they patch it to install Firefox.

Microsoft “AntiSpyware” First Look

Microsoft released a beta of AntiSpyware this morning. I’ve been pretty anal about spyware for quite some time, so I of course decided to give it a look. I personally use a few products on a regular basis. Spybot S&D, LavaSoft Ad-Aware, and Spyware Blaster are my regular arsenal. I use them all and trust […]