Spyware Overview

Wired has a good overview of spyware. Good, understandable answers to:

  • What is spyware?
  • Is spyware the same as viruses and Trojan horses?
  • How does spyware get onto my computer?
  • How will I know if I have spyware on my machine?
  • What does spyware do once it’s on my computer?
  • How do I get it off my computer?
  • How do I prevent spyware from getting on my machine?
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