Type of Program: Spyware Blocking Utility
Supported Platforms: Win 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP
Company Name: Spyblocker Software
Installed Size: 1.9 MB
SpyBlocker is a "spyware" blocking program. "Spyware" is: advertising technology bundled with many popular software titles that transmits advertising, user statistics and sometimes personally identifiable information, via your Internet connection to companies, without your knowledge or permission.
SpyBlocker blocks over 800 known "Spyware" programs. SpyBlocker also blocks: headers, web bugs, ads, cookies, worms and scripts (requires an optional log file, which will keep track of blocked resources by logging HTTP headers.) SpyBlocker not only removes the unwanted intrusions, but also, replaces the unwanted intrusions with a user-selected graphic.
SpyBlocker currently blocks the following companies that use "Spyware" technology: Timesink/Conducent, Aureate/Radiate, Comet, Web3000, Cydoor, FlyCast, SpeedBit, QualComm. All web browsers are supported by SpyBlocker. Compatible with all firewall software and local proxy filtering software.
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Reviewed by Brent Carey