Ubuntu SpyWare? Tags: Spyware Ubuntu Last response: December 8, 2012 10:01 AM in Linux/Free BSD Share JustSomeJoe December 8, 2012 8:21:11 AM Many will already be aware of this, for those who aren't http://www.fsf.org/blogs/rms/ubuntu-spyware-what-to-do Calling it "Spyware" is probably a bit strong as this is common in other (Microsoft/Apple/Google) systems, but some how finding-out an Open Source business is doing the same makes it far worse. Opinions... More about : ubuntu spyware amdfangirl December 8, 2012 10:01:57 AM You can disable it. At least its explicit, you don't really get spyware warnings from other companies much. Or use Linux Mint. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedspyware scanner found unwanted programs not listed in programs and features Forum SolvedYou guys know of any anti-spyware that can be loaded to usb and ran? Forum SolvedTop antimalware spyware virus scanning tools Forum SolvedBest FREE Anti-Virus;Anti-Spyware;malware;adware anti-whatever Forum SolvedUbuntu/Windows 7 Dual Boot Issues Forum SolvedNeed Help Installing Internet Drivers Ubuntu Forum SolvedAdobe flash player extreamely slow on Ubuntu 12.04 Forum SolvedNeed help with ubuntu 14.04 Forum SolvedI took my computer in to be checked for spyware etc. it worked fine at that time. I had no problems. It was returned completel Forum SolvedNeed some help on setting up Ubuntu. Forum SolvedDual Boot Android x86 with ubuntu Forum Solvedremove windows 8.1 and replace with Ubuntu Linux 14.04 Special Edition DVD Forum SolvedPossible virus, spyware/malware, or adware Forum SolvedInstalling Nvidia drivers on Ubuntu Forum SolvedLinux Mint vs Ubuntu Forum SolvedGigabyte to Ubuntu Drivers? Help Please! Forum SolvedWill UBUNTU work with games? Forum SolvedHow do I restore Ubuntu to factory settings? Forum SolvedIs Linux (Ubuntu, Mint & ect.) good to switch to from windows 8.1? Forum Solvedfree spyware removal Forum More resources !