What is spyware/Malware?
Any software that collects information through your Internet connection without your knowledge and is usually used for advertising purposes. Spyware is usually bundled as hidden components of freeware or shareware programs. Once the program is installed, the spyware monitors activity on the Internet and sends that information to someone else.
How to Clean Spyware/Malware
Springcom does not support nor endorse these programs but have found some of them helpful. Many of the programs and links found on this page are for third-party applications and are to be used at your own risk. Should you encounter problems with the tools, you may need to consult a computer technician for further assistance.
- Symantec Threat Alerts
- Super-Anti-Spware Removal – Free Edition Highly Recommended
- Microsoft Security Essentials
- Ad-Aware Free Antivirus+
- Spybot – Free Edition