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 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 SolvedPossible virus, spyware/malware, or adware Forum SolvedNeed help installing linux (Ubuntu) for dual boot Forum SolvedDual-booting Windows 7 and Ubuntu with 2 SSDs and 1 HDD Forum SolvedWindoes 7 to linux (ubuntu) Forum SolvedHow to run 64 bit ubuntu on 32 bit windows 7 Forum SolvedInstalled Ubuntu on 2008 Macbook, Can't get into boot menu Forum Solvedamd radeon 270x mess up my ubuntu installation Forum Solvedfree spyware removal Forum SolvedWindows 8,Ubuntu accessing harddisks Forum SolvedDamaged Ubuntu GRUB Forum SolvedSpyware that cannot be deleted Forum SolvedUbuntu randomly shuts down in about five minutes of playing minecraft Forum SolvedHow to install Ubuntu 12.10 Forum SolvedWill Ubuntu 12.10 work on M5a97 R2.0 Forum SolvedCan you get a virus/malware/spyware simply from using google images (Not clicking anything)? Forum SolvedBest Anti-Virus, Anti-Malware, Anti Spyware? Forum SolvedUbuntu on SD Card Forum More resources !