Spyware Guide offers links to anti-spyware software but also provides
lists of companies distributing spyware, and lists of software and
applications known to contain spyware.
Security at Home: Fight Spyware
The Microsoft Security center provides detailed information on spyware and
tips and information on how to find and remove spyware from your system.
Top Ten Reviews
Overviews and ratings of some of the most popular anti-spyware software.
Spybot - Search & Destroy can detect and remove spyware of different kinds
from your computer. Spyware is a relatively new kind of threat that common
anti-virus applications do not yet cover.
Ad-Aware is designed to provide advanced protection from known
Data-mining, aggressive advertising, Parasites, Scumware, selected
traditional Trojans, Dialers, Malware, Browser hijackers, and tracking
CCleaner is a freeware system optimization and privacy
tool. It removes unused files from your system - allowing Windows to run
faster and freeing up valuable hard disk space. It also cleans traces of
your online activities such as your Internet history. But the best part is
that it's fast (normally taking less than a second to run) and contains NO
Spyware or Adware! :)
Common Causes of a slow PC
So what causes a PC to run
slow? There are many causes. Read about some of the most common here.
Editing the Registry
The Registry is a database of nearly all the settings for Windows
operating system and most of your installed applications. Learn how to
edit and clean it yourself.
Unless you know how to avoid it
and/or combat it, you probably have it on your computer.
Learn about viruses and find out how
to scan and remove them for Free.