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Old 1st November, 2006, 06:28 PM
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Adware ,Spyware,Virus and Firewall Info

Decent Anti-Spyware programs and online Scans
Hi-Jack This
Windows Defender
Windows Defender home
ZoneAlarm AntiSpyware
ZoneAlarm Anti-Spyware - Reviews and free ZoneAlarm Anti-Spyware downloads at
Tenebril SpyCatcher
SpyCatcher Express 2007 - Reviews and free SpyCatcher Express 2007 downloads at
Ewido - 30 day trial but finds things others dont.
ewido - anti-spyware and anti-malware solutions
CounterSpy - 30 day trial also but meh free at first
Anti-Spyware, Anti-Malware, PC Security, Email Security Software
The home of Spybot-S&D!
Spyware Blaster
Webroot Spysweeper
Webroot Spy Sweeper with AntiVirus - Reviews and free Webroot Spy Sweeper with AntiVirus downloads at
SpyCatcher Express
SpyCatcher Express 2007 - Reviews and free SpyCatcher Express 2007 downloads at

Anti-virus programs and online scans
AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic - More than Security
Bitdefender Online Scan
BitDefender Free Online Virus Scan
TrendMicro Online Scan
Trend Micro HouseCall - Free Online Virus and Spyware Scan
Norton Anti-virus and security check
Antivirus & Content Security Software | Securing Your Web World: - Trend Micro USA
avast! antivirus software - computer virus, worm and Trojan protection by ALWIL Software
AVG (check AOA for this one)
Active Virus Shield
Free Anti-Virus Protection - Active Virus Shield

ZoneAlarm by Check Point - Award winning PC Protection, Antivirus, Firewall, Anti-Spyware, Identity Protection, and much more.
Kerio Personal Firewall
Anti-Spyware, Anti-Malware, PC Security, Email Security Software
Agnitum: Outpost Firewall Pro | Personal Firewall Software | Antispyware Firewall | Outpost Network Security
Lavasoft Firewall - Not free but works
Lavasoft Personal Firewall 2.0 - Lavasoft
Comodo™ Free Firewall Software Download

Here are a few good sites to read.
All about spyware and antispyware programs
Spyware Warrior (home page)
Spyware Info and scanner - Spyware, Greynets, Privacy, Botnets, Rootkits, Security Resource
About free firewalls and other software
Free Firewall & Security Software
Security software site (General)
Free anti-virus software; Freebyte's Guide to

Startup/Process's program's
and some other handy free tools from sysinternals
Rootkit protection, stop the worst spyware trojans. DiamondCS ProcessGuard rootkit prevention
Security Task Manager
Security Task Manager - Windows XP process viewer

Rootkit Tools
Rootkit Revealer
Download Rootkit Revealer 1.71 -
AVG Anti-Rootkit
AVG Anti-Virus and Internet Security - AVG Anti-Rootkit Free Edition
F-Secure Blacklight
F-Secure Blacklight > Rootkit Elimination Technology
Sysinternals Rootkit

Internet Speedtests
Speedtests place (requires Java)
bandwidth test
Speakeasy - Good for upload and download
Speakeasy - Speed Test
Dslreports - speed test and info
Speed Test -
Broadbandreports - speed tests and info on fixing slow connections
DSL · Cable · VOIP · Security · Satellite · Fiber · News · Tips · Reviews · Community · Tools -
Pcpitstop - speed test and pc test
Internet Download Bandwidth Test

Test your firewall here
Firewall Test, Web Tools and Free Internet Security Audit

Test your anti virus software here

Thats it for now any others to add to the list do tell.
AOA Team fah

3dMark 11: P7023
3dMark Vantage: P31097