spybot's HOSTS file protection

Discussion in 'other anti-malware software' started by TeflonShield, Sep 11, 2010.

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  1. TeflonShield

    TeflonShield Registered Member

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    hi

    iam using spybots HOSTS file protecton



    which kind of sites listed on the ??

    did only the bad sites (like spyware, malaware , activeX .....) list on the HOSTS file , or spybot also listes warez and illegal sites and so on siteso_O

    which got nothing to do with security
     
  2. Judge Dee

    Judge Dee Guest

    Well that's a matter of opinion.
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  3. BoerenkoolMetWorst

    BoerenkoolMetWorst Registered Member

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    As far as I know, it only blocks sites with malware and ad/tracking sites. It's not the babysitting type of blacklist who also blocks warez/xxx sites because they generally contain more malware.
     
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