What to do? Prevention is the best medicine in this case, and Download.com has both tips and horror stories to scare you straight. The articles also provide recommendations for safe places to go to get programs you might need, and what software to be running to keep you a safe distance from any "bed bugs" that might threaten your computer.
Hopefully, after reading the Spyware Horror Story of the week, everyone who reads AT Home Tech will just shake their head and not fall prey in the future to any shenanigans that makes you the Spyware Horror Story of a future week. - Frustration! by basykes.