Ad-aware

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Ad-aware

Popular software from Lavasoft, Falköping, Sweden (www.lavasoftusa.com) that detects unwanted software in a user's computer including spyware, trojans and popups. See also adware.


An Ad-aware Scan
A whole bunch of spyware programs have been digging around in this computer; witness the results of this Ad-aware scan.
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