Trend Micro Anti-Spyware 3.0
Trend Micro Anti-spyware 3.0 is the latest
anti-spyware software package that removes and prevents spyware
from contaminating your operating system. Spyware is a grave a concern
on the internet and it can do a variety of things from benign
information gathering to a more malignant purpose such as transmitting
personal information back to its nefarious operators.
By doing a Google search and typing
"define: spyware", the following definition was given that includes:
"Any software that covertly gathers user
information through the user's Internet connection without his or her
knowledge, usually for advertising purposes. Spyware applications are
typically bundled as a hidden component of freeware or shareware
programs that can be downloaded from the Internet...
...Once installed, the spyware monitors
user activity on the Internet and transmits that information in the
background to someone else. Spyware can also gather information about
e-mail addresses and even passwords and credit card numbers. Also called
Benefits of Trend Micro Anti-Spyware 3.0
Quick and easy
automatic updates ensure that your PC is always covered against the
latest spyware threats.
utility that allows you to undo changes made by Trend Micro’s
program interface makes removing spyware an effortless task
engine for faster spyware detection
detection gives you peace of mind that your computer will be scanned
– even if you forgot to do it.
only a click away – complete with step-by-step instructions
Be informed on PC
threats with thorough operation logging for easy review
Save time scanning
for threats by customising blacklist and whitelist feature, in Trend
Unfortunately with the internet beings so
vast and popular, it was only time before someone figured out to
manipulate the content that was sent from a users computer. Spyware can
even do malicious things like transmitting keystrokes or even credit
card information back to servers.
Fortunately there are a variety of useful
anti-spyware programs available with Trend Micro Anti-Spyware 3.0 being
one of these programs which this review is about today.
Trend Micro is also a name that the public
can trust which has also been around for quite some time, battling the world of
viruses, spyware, spamming and your overall internet security.
many other anti-spyware programs, Trend Micro Anti-Spyware 3.0 features
a real-time monitor called Venus Spy Trap that basically monitors over
150 different spyware signatures and prevents them from being installed
onto your computer. This feature is really what sets this anti-spyware
software package from other contenders as it gives you a true overall
protection from these nasties.
Trend Micro Anti-Spyware 3.0 also has the
ability to search your entire hardware and even computer memory for any
evidence of spyware and once the scan was completed, we found over 15
entries that were simply removed by a click of a mouse. Another
interesting feature of this software package is the one-click Privacy
Cleanup function that basically deletes all your browser and PC history,
temporary internet files, cookies and tracking software with just one
In conclusion, Trend Micro Anti-Spyware 3.0
is definitely a program that all PC users should have that not only
contains excellent support but also 12-months of upgrades to ensure that
you are fully protected. Recommended for all users of the internet!
Microsoft™ Windows™ XP / 2000
processor or equivalent
||Minimum 128MB RAM
|Hard Drive Space
||Minimum 6MB free
connection is required to receive product and definition updates