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    Secretmaker and Avast!

    Just found the ff. (haven't tested them though):
    http://www.secretmaker.com/
    "includes a Spam Fighter, Pop-Up Killer, Cookie Eraser, History Cleaner, Privacy Protector, Banner Blocker and a Worm Hunter." (freeware"

    http://www.avast.com/
    "avast! antivirus software is based on the ALWIL Software virus scanning technology since 1988. avast! antivirus engine scans for computer viruses, worms and Trojans. It can be used to scan any object you like - files, memory, e-mails, web sites etc. The avast! antivirus technology is offered in a number of editions to enable protection at all levels, from PDAs to large networks." (free home edition)

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    Re: Secretmaker and Avast!

    Tried AVAST for awhile and it kept locking my computer up (win98) Took it off and everything was ok again.. . . .
    Just my 2 cents worth.
    Michael

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    Re: Secretmaker and Avast!

    I've used AVAST @home on an XPP machine for quite a while without any lockup problems. Seems to be fine without much overhead.

    Joe
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