"Octavio" <inquirer@newsgroup> wrote in message
>I have Vista Ultimate.
> Recently I have noticed that my Weborook Antispyware has been catching
> more things, including one virus today, and I wonder if it is because
> I now have att email (I used to have MSN dialup before) or if it is
> due to the new updates made to it after Windows 7 was released, which
> might have loosened its security or added new ways for spyware or
> malware to get in?
> Please advise.
Without knowing exactly what malware was found (and where), we will have
no way of knowing how it got in. A typical way to get in is to trick the
user into allowing it (either through the web browser, chat client, or
e-mail program). I would more easily believe that an update to the
antimalware is responsible for increased detections - or that you have
been getting more exposure than before (which couild be related to a new