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FTC Halts "Anti-Spyware" Scam

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Major Payne

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From Consumer Affairs (excerpt) :

June 23, 2005
An operation that used bogus "scans" and illegal spam to market an anti-spyware program that didnít work as claimed has had its assets frozen and been barred from making deceptive claims by a preliminary injunction order issued by a U.S. District Court judge.

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