Thursday, September 07, 2006

Spy Sweeper & Ewido Updates Sept 7th

Spy Sweeper latest update.

Program Version 5.0.7. (Build 1608)
Spyware definition: version 755
Updated September 6th, 2006
Protection against 149,004 spyware traces.

Spy Sweeper protects your computer in two ways. First, it uses what is called shields to monitor places on your computer that spyware will likely change. By alerting you, you can prevent spyware from even getting on your computer. The second way is the large threat database. With this update, there are over 140,000 known spyware threats that Spy Sweeper detects and removes, should anything undesirable get onto your computer.

Spy Sweeper available from

Note that all future updates the we give for Ewido are for the newer version, which has been renamed to Ewido Antispyware. The new version doesn't have a numer for the update. You can tell if you have the most recent update by the number of threats in the database, however.

Date of Update: September 7th, 2006
Known threats in database: 419,105

Ewido Antimalware scans your computer to clean any spyware that may have gotten on your computer. Ewido also has active protection to prevent spyware from getting on to your computer.

Hijackers and Spyware
-Secure surfing in the Internet without fear of annoying changes of the start page of your browser, tracking cookies and advertising bars.
-Nobody should receive e-mails in your name with malicious files in the appendix anymore.
-Security against all kinds of dialers. No fear when receiving the next phone bill.
Trojans and Keyloggers
-No chance for thieves to steal your bank data and personal sensitive information by tapped Internet connections, remote controlled webcams or secret keyboard recordings.

Product Info & Download: Ewido Anti-Spyware