Ad-aware spyware remover updates

Everyone just loves Ad-aware and with good justification. It’s free and it’s always been extremely effective.  However with no updates to the database since September 2002, that effectiveness is waning. According to this report from Spyware Weekly newsletter, the lack of updates is because a totally new version of the engine will be released in the next couple of months. Existing Ad-aware users will need to decide whether to hang in for a couple of months or go over to other Spyware removal product such as PestPatrol.  I think I’ll hang in.

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