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SPYWARE BLASTER HELP


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#1 rlight

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Posted 06 September 2010 - 04:33 PM

I am running Spyware Blaster on Windows 7. I have set the Protection Status to "enable all protection". However several times now I have noticed that the Mozilla 'protection enabled' feature has been changed to 'partially enabled'. I then select 'enable all protection' and the next day or so Mozilla has been to disabled again.

Why would this be??

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Posted 06 September 2010 - 05:58 PM

Hi, the Mozilla protection provided by SpywareBlaster just blocks unnecessary/tracking cookies. I can't really think of what would cause them to become "unprotected" though, except maybe changing cookie settings through firefox?
Make sure when you apply the SpywareBlaster protection that Firefox is closed.
Tracking cookies really aren't harmful, but they are not desired either.

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Posted 07 September 2010 - 02:24 PM

If you use Spybot, SpywareBlaster, IE-SPYAD for ZonedOut or other security tools with similar features together, there is some overlap of protection. Each one offers a different list but they are not completely identical. Thus, if you undo or disable the protection in one product, it may remove some of the protection installed by the other. You should re-immunize or re-enable the protection in each tool as appropriate.
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