Spyware is the software that collects information about
your online activities and preferences. The information is
then sent to another computer with the intention of selling
it to online advertisers.
Spyware and adware can enter your computer through e-mail,
downloads or instant messaging. This is a frightening
prospect for anyone, who uses the net frequently or
constantly downloads products and services online. It is
upsetting to think, that someone may be watching your every
move, when you are online.
What is Adware?
Adware is software that displays advertisements like
banners and pop-ups on your computer. It may also track the
preferences of the user without his knowledge. If ad ware
keeps building up, on your computer, you may face a deluge
of pop-ups, banners and search tool bars, making it