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This forum is for help getting rid of redirection, rootkits, spyware, browser hijackers, porn dialers, thiefware, and all other unwanted parasites.

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Spywatch

Want to know if that program you just downloaded installs spyware? Or do you already know it does and want a spyware free alternative? Ask here and we'll try to find out for you.
Found new spyware? Installed a new version of your favorite program and ended up getting infected? Report it here.

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Smartphone Troubleshooting

This is a forum for people who are having issues with smartphones in the form of malware or other issues.

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Read about the latest security holes, exploits, and patches.

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You have your car serviced regularly - what about your computer?
Post here to have one of our staff inspect and clean your computer. Please say what version of Windows or other OS you use.

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Virus and Trojan Removal and Prevention Methods

Antivirus and Antitrojan software and questions about virus and trojans. (Requests for help with removing a virus or trojan should be posted in the "Malware Removal" forum.)

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