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Windows Anti-Spyware

Microsoft's public beta of its anti-spyware tool is now available.

It seems to find stuff on my PC that both Adaware and Spybot S&D have missed...


Jan. 6th, 2005 02:46 pm (UTC)
Pretty much when Microsoft acquired it, Giant had the best anti spyware solution. It picked up all the polymorphic spyware trojans out there which is more than any of its competition. This release is as I've been looking at it, at the engine level almost exactly the same as the original Giant tool. What looks to have been done is the interface has been given a visit by the Microsoft Look and Feel police to bring it into line with the rest. The thing is at the moment it is early days, give it 6 months and see if it still the best..