Spware detection of actual threats

I don't want to enter into a general discussion of spyware (which I fear I may be inviting). I've tried most of the top-rated spyware detectors, and they always find things that are rated as some kind of high risk that turn out to be no risk. A registry key that MAY be from something that has to be manually installed, but is not ACTAULLY installed. Etc.

The question is, is there a spyware detector out there that can be configured to tell you when you have an ACTUAL risk to data loss/theft, compromising of Windows/IE running properly, etc., vs. something that MIGHT be a risk?
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Hi esc_toe_account,

Did you try Ewido ?


esc_toe_accountAuthor Commented:
Yes. How would you configure to meet my question?
Everyone has their own rating system, but I do not know of any products that really meet your requirement. Some server products like PestPatrol will let you determine how to handle certain threats found. But that starts to digress from what you're trying to accomplish.

Also keep in mind that a lot of rating systems are based on potential risk, not immediate. So something has the ability to transmit out your passwords, but it doesn't mean it is right that second. I know it doesn't really give you what you want, but hope that it at least answers your question.

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