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Is Privoxy malware or legit?

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I just saw that Privoxy has been installed on my PC.  What is it?  What does it do that isn't already being done my Symantec Internet Security?
Is it a scam?
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by:Srikanth_hits
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Hi,
As far as i know, its a malware. Just get rid of it. If your norton is not doing the job, download Malwarebytes and update it. Then try it.

¬JNSV
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Hi,

As I told you earlier this is a valid program, but it is up to you whether or not you want it to run on
startup.

Another authentic refrence: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/startups/Privoxy-4203.html

Regards,
Faraz H. Khan
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