10 How to protect yourself against adware and spyware
Steps you can take to protect yourself against this intrusive software.
If a window appears suddenly, close it using the 'X' at the top right of the window.
Never use the 'close window' option which is sometimes offered in a pop-up window – you never know what is written in the code 'behind' the button or text.
Even clicking on the 'No' option to install can have hidden ramifications so the 'X' is the safest option.
Protection against adware and spyware is available. A good resource of information on adware, spyware and removal software can be found at SpywareGuide.com.