Re: What does these programs actually do?



Jon Kennedy
07-09-2005, 10:02 PM
If it's not too late re your talk, here are some more resources you might
want to browse:

http://www.aumha.org/secure.htm
http://www.spywareinfo.com/
http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/unwanted.htm

And here's a good newspaper series on the malware/spyware fight:

http://www.chron.com/cs/CDA/ssistory.mpl/tech/2875333 :: Tangled In
Spyware, Part I
http://www.chron.com/cs/CDA/ssistory.mpl/tech/2876631 :: Tangled In
Spyware, Part II
http://www.chron.com/cs/CDA/ssistory.mpl/tech/2878534 :: Tangled In
Spyware, Part III


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Jon R. Kennedy
Charlotte, NC, USA
jkennedy2@carolina.rr.com

"O Noah" <o_noah@hotmail.com> wrote in message
news:OZAIZHXVFHA.4000@TK2MSFTNGP14.phx.gbl...
> Thank you. Robert, Ian, DannyBoy and Vanguard,
>
> Appreciate your explanations and good comments.
> Personally I use these programs to clean up my PC.
> I also use ZoneAlarm, Norton AntiVirus & AVG.
>
> About four years ago 'Charnoble' caused a havoc in my PC,
> and from then on I have lost trust on unknown software 'Products'.
> In fact, I don't know when and how 'Charnoble' arrived, but it
> activated on the last day of April on my PC. Lost a bundle of
> files!. I have learned to backup and unplug.
>
> I am getting ready to give a simple talk on PC use at a gathering
> of retired folks (I am one of them). Would it be OK to quote
> some of these information from your postings?
>
> Good Day & Thank you again.
>
>

O Noah
07-09-2005, 10:02 PM
Thank you Jon,
I am preparing for tomorrows talk. I will go through the pages as
you suggested. I am sure, us retirees will have fun discussing all of
these.
Thanks again
O Noah


"Jon Kennedy" <jkennedy2@carolina.rr.com> wrote in message
news:uo8FF%23cVFHA.3716@TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...
> If it's not too late re your talk, here are some more resources you might
> want to browse:
>
> http://www.aumha.org/secure.htm
> http://www.spywareinfo.com/
> http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/unwanted.htm
>
> And here's a good newspaper series on the malware/spyware fight:
>
> http://www.chron.com/cs/CDA/ssistory.mpl/tech/2875333 :: Tangled In
> Spyware, Part I
> http://www.chron.com/cs/CDA/ssistory.mpl/tech/2876631 :: Tangled In
> Spyware, Part II
> http://www.chron.com/cs/CDA/ssistory.mpl/tech/2878534 :: Tangled In
> Spyware, Part III
>
>
> --
>
> Jon R. Kennedy
> Charlotte, NC, USA
> jkennedy2@carolina.rr.com
>
> "O Noah" <o_noah@hotmail.com> wrote in message
> news:OZAIZHXVFHA.4000@TK2MSFTNGP14.phx.gbl...
>> Thank you. Robert, Ian, DannyBoy and Vanguard,
>>
>> Appreciate your explanations and good comments.
>> Personally I use these programs to clean up my PC.
>> I also use ZoneAlarm, Norton AntiVirus & AVG.
>>
>> About four years ago 'Charnoble' caused a havoc in my PC,
>> and from then on I have lost trust on unknown software 'Products'.
>> In fact, I don't know when and how 'Charnoble' arrived, but it
>> activated on the last day of April on my PC. Lost a bundle of
>> files!. I have learned to backup and unplug.
>>
>> I am getting ready to give a simple talk on PC use at a gathering
>> of retired folks (I am one of them). Would it be OK to quote
>> some of these information from your postings?
>>
>> Good Day & Thank you again.
>>
>>
>


Re: What does these programs actually do?