Stories by Richard Koontz

Spyware removal tools stop snoopers

FRAMINGHAM (09/25/2003) - Each day companies are faced with increasingly sophisticated attacks on privacy and security that evade traditional firewalls and are immune to anti-virus technology. The most threatening and rapidly growing attacks come in the form of spyware. Spyware is any software surreptitiously installed on a system that can monitor and record aspects of the system and broadcast this information back to a third party.