Re: ccleaner new version
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The only special feature I found from buying a pro license is that you can contact the makers, wupee!
E-mail is golden!!!
From: Shaun Everiss
Sent: Sunday, September 2, 2018 12:02 PM
Subject: Re: [nvda] ccleaner new version
Well I would have prefured to be honest that I could buy a licence to
use ccleaner without any monitering as an on demand thing.
I don't care to buy pro, I don't need the features, I really don't.
I do think though that if they keep being to aggressive well who knows.
On 9/2/2018 8:49 PM, Brian's Mail list account via Groups.Io wrote:
> The problem is that the aggressive Avast people took over PiReform and
> I understand the old team were not particularly happy about this. In
> fact the malware was not bad, but I suspect was done deliberately by
> the disgruntled people who no doubt were getting the chop..
> It has scanned OK and now they have at least given people the ability
> to turn off the snooping, at least we assume they have come clean
> completely as obviously the free version had to be subsidised by
> collecting metrics from the users.
> The real power bits of ccleaner for me are the ability to look at
> browser add ons, and tasks and start up items and toggle them, also
> to see what system restore points are set and to remove old ones.
> Sent via blueyonder.
> Please address personal E-mail to:-
> briang1@..., putting 'Brian Gaff'
> in the display name field.
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Desert Moon" <desert.moon@...>
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> Sent: Sunday, September 02, 2018 7:25 AM
> Subject: Re: [nvda] ccleaner new version
> Not a big fan of products like CCleaner. In September of 2017, it was
> widely reported that the backdoor was being exploited to have malware
> implanted. And another report last December:
> The actual malware detected in CCleaner was found to contain malicious
> code: the attackers implanted their code in a legitimate product that
> received a legitimate certificate.
> Who knows when or if the above will happen again. Use the product at
> your own risk.