firefox and spyware

  callingman 18:09 22 Dec 04
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I'm told that firefox is free from spyware but a friend said they'd read a review saying it was full of spyware. Can anyone shed any light on this

  VoG II 18:10 22 Dec 04

No spyware whatsoever.

  JayDay 18:13 22 Dec 04

The review was probably from a Microsoft employee! :).

Be assured No Spyware.

  GaT7 18:27 22 Dec 04

callingman, could you direct us to the review? Was it online, in a newspaper or mag ? G

  Valvegrid 18:31 22 Dec 04

There are some people that get mixed up with Mozilla and Gozilla click here I have use Gozilla and at the time it was full of spyware.

  chaztait 23:17 22 Dec 04

there is no spywear i am using it this very second and i have McAfee Anti Spywear and it detected nothing what so ever from Fire Fox

  callingman 08:32 23 Dec 04

Thanks all. If I find out where the article was I'll post it.

  Stuartli 09:01 23 Dec 04

Since installing Firefox 1.0 since it was released both Ad-aware SE and Search and Destroy have been 99 per cent redundant.

  Gongoozler 09:12 23 Dec 04

Interesting that you say that Stuartli. I was wondering if it was just me. I'm finding that AdAware scan is coming up with no hits, and was wondering if it was connected with using Firefox the past few months.

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