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Zango (180solutions) Settles for $3 Million US
An Adware company is forced to pay up to the FTC
November 4, 2006
µTorrent Spyware/Adware Claims Refuted
Ludvig, sole programmer of µTorrent, sets the story straight.
May 24, 2006
by Thomas Mennecke
EFF Files Class Action Suit Against Sony-BMG
Problems continue to mount as the Electronic Frontier Foundations files a class action lawsuit against Sony-BMG.
November 21, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Damage Runs Deep With Sony-BMG Fiasco
The amount of damage caused by Sony-BMG’s rootkit will extend far beyond a few weeks of bad publicity.
November 17, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Kazaa Tops Spyware List
While no longer the king of the P2P community, Computer Associates ranks Kazaa as the king of spyware.
November 28, 2004
by Thomas Mennecke
Virus Scare with MetaMachine
Related forums went wild this morning with reports that eDonkey and Overnet contained a backdoor Trojan as reported by Norton Anti Virus.
February 24, 2004
Nearly Half of Kazaa Executables Contain Malware? - Update
TruSecure, a risk management firm, caution corporate administrators against the use of Kazaa. Update: Bruce Huges, author of TruSecure\'s research, explains how they conducted their research.
January 7, 2004
by Thomas Mennecke
Spyware on Your New Dell Computer?
While Dell is not directly installing spyware on their computers, they have ordered their tech support staff not to advise customers on its removal.
December 3, 2003
by Thomas Mennecke
The Fight Against Spyware
Dislike third party software sapping your system resources?
November 24, 2003
by Thomas Mennecke
Ad-Aware to Return
It's been a while since the last updated version of Ad-Aware, but the development team promises that big changes are on the way.
December 29, 2002
by Thomas Mennecke

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