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Beware of Rogue Anti-Spyware Applications

Spyware and other malware is a steadily increasing problem for Internet users. However, software developers have responded to this problem and there are now a great number of anti-spyware applications available.



Unfortunately, some unscrupulous vendors use very dubious tactics to gain a competitive edge for their anti-spyware products. These tactics include:

There are a plethora of anti-spyware products currently available. In fact, there are so many anti-spyware products on the market that making a wise and informed choice can be somewhat difficult. Luckily, the Spyware Warrior website features an excellent online resource that provides a comprehensive list of rogue anti-spyware products as well as a wealth of other spyware related information.

If you are in the market for an anti-spyware product, I recommend that you take a few moments to check The Spyware Warrior List of Rogue/Suspect Anti-Spyware Products & Web Sites before making a purchase.