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Malicious Removal Tool is a dollar short & day Late

I don't know if it's "VERY" bad advice but it sure sounds bad, because frankly I don't think it goes far enough, cuz I just got punked by a surreptitious piece of software that installed a toolbar I didn't want or need called "Funmoods", and almost lost my mind trying to get rid of! "Funmoods" is an unqualified exemplar of the question begging the issue "if another company was continually trying install a piece of software that I didn’t want, didn’t ask for, and doesn’t give me a way to opt out, I would call that software either spam or a virus (or in this case "Funmoods"). Now to give vendors of malware an even break in the off-chance a user actually wanted to keep a POS software on their machine widely considered malicious, I guess MRT could ask the user just before deleting it, whether the user wanted to keep the suspect or malicious software or not -- but like i said, I don't think MRT goes far enough, and it's not updated enough either, and I have a top name broad scale antivirus and security program too, so don't tell me MRT wouldn't be necessary if everybody had their own security software, my security program didn't catch it or remove it, and their support team in Gawd-Knows-Where didn't help either, as usual they were polite and virtually useless, and I had to do the research and get rid of it myself. There should be MORE Malicious Software Removal Tools under Windows and they should be aggressively updated, annotated, and their targets indexed by name.


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