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Brendler adds that there is legislation in some state legislatures seeking to thwart badware as well.
Part of the problem, Brendler adds, is the distinction between spyware, adware, viruses, and other badware.
We have to help the average person learn more about badware.
org to check whether programs they want to download are infected with badware or to report programs they have encountered that include malicious software.
It then loads spyware, adware, or other badware on the unsuspecting user's computer.
There is a real threat here," according to Palfrey, citing a Consumer Reports survey that 30 percent of consumers are turning away from the Internet due to the threats from badware.
The Stop Badware Coalition will be issuing reports on companies that don't adhere to the following guidelines:
Cybercriminals have developed a mature badware economy in which individual computers and legitimate, reputable websites are turned into badware distribution vectors, often without the knowledge of their owners.
The State of Badware is intended as a resource to assist policymakers, businesses, and individuals in understanding the current badware landscape and how it is evolving.