It is sometimes difficult to quantify the scope of spyware problems within corporate environments. The least noticeable effect of spyware is to slow network and desktop processing by tiny increments. But even the slightest slowdown, multiplied across the enterprise, adds up to a serious bottom line impact in decreased automated processing and worker productivity.
funware like screensavers, cartoon cursors, backgrounds, sounds, etc. Adware applications are usually advertising supported software that anonymously monitors your Internet surfi ng activities and typically can display targeted pop-up, pop-under, and other advertisements on your computer from time to time. You, sometimes unknowingly, agree to receive these ads in exchange for free software, but adware can cause problems beyond the distracting pop-up ads. Some adware may track your Web surfi ng habits.