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ad·ware

 (ăd′wâr′)
n.
Software downloaded from the internet that displays advertisements on personal computers, often without the user's permission.

adware

(ˈædˌwɛə)
n
1. (Computer Science) a type of computer software that collects information about a user's browsing patterns in order to display relevant advertisements in his or her Web browser
2. (Computer Science) computer software that is given to a user with advertisements already embedded
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VIENNA -- Newly enhanced appreciation of the profound burden of comorbidities associated with adult atopic dermatitis (AD) is provided by the Liberty AD-AWARE study, investigators said at a joint program of the International Eczema Council and the International Psoriasis Council held in conjunction with the annual congress of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology.
Lavasoft's Ad-aware Web Companion was found to incorporate the SSL-interception technology sold by Komodia that was at the heart of Superfish and 14 other programs, in the first case.
com)-- BluePrint Data, the leader in high quality, OEM, integrateable Internet Filtering and Parental Control security solutions, and Lavasoft, the original anti-malware company announced the integration of BluePrint Data's URL Content Filtering for Parental Controls and Internet Filtering for business into the Lavasoft's Ad-Aware Total Security product.
The blekko-powered search box will be bundled with the forthcoming Ad-Aware 10, as well as Lavasoft's current Ad-Aware versions, which will be available in the standalone Ad-Aware Security Toolbar.
95 direct), which has extras to help fight ID theft, or at the very least the free Ad-Aware Free Internet Security 9.
Lavasoft have announced the launch of their Ad-Aware 2008 Pro and Plus version.
Asimismo, al sumarle a estas tareas el escaneo profundo de spyware utilizando el software Ad-Aware, tampoco se observo retraso alguno y la navegacion en Internet fue consistente.
The software is compatible with a variety of trusted third-party applications, including Norton, McAfee, Ad-Aware, Spybot and Zone Alarm.
The fact that a product like Ad-Aware (by Lavasoft) has 16 categories related to spyware indicates how much this has grown and matured.
Under the agreement Dialogue Flybook will include Norman's Virus Control and Ad-Aware products in all of its computers.
com/spyware scanner/library/mostrar dialer It would also be worth running a good anti-spyware program such as Ad-Aware (www.
In addition, 75% of those questioned were said to have voiced distrust of Lavasoft's Ad-Aware following its de-listing of WhenU as spyware.