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Adding Microsoft Safety Scanner and other edits

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    I added Microsoft Safety Scanner, reordered the list of malware scanners and changed the MalwareBytes' link to the free version, as follows:

    1. Related discussion on adding Microsoft Safety Scanner as a malware removal tool is at https://support.mozilla.org/forums/contributors/708895#post-50141
    2. Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Free is linked from the new article, Firefox 18 crashes on startup due to malware - how to fix so I used the same link. The current Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware link redirects to http://www.malwarebytes.org/products/malwarebytes_pro/
    3. AdwCleaner was added to the list in this revision, which was approved Nov 15, 2012 (with no discussion). I don't really agree with adding AdwCleaner since the documentation is in French .... but I wouldn't remove it without discussion so I moved it to the bottom of the list.
    I added Microsoft Safety Scanner, reordered the list of malware scanners and changed the MalwareBytes' link to the free version, as follows: * [http://www.malwarebytes.org/products/malwarebytes_free/ Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Free] * [http://www.superantispyware.com/portablescanner.html SuperAntispyware Portable Scanner] * [http://www.microsoft.com/security/scanner/default.aspx Microsoft Safety Scanner] * [http://support.kaspersky.com/faq/?qid=208283363 Anti-Rootkit Utility - TDSSKiller] * [http://general-changelog-team.fr/en/downloads/viewdownload/20-outils-de-xplode/2-adwcleaner AdwCleaner] #Related discussion on adding [http://www.microsoft.com/security/scanner/default.aspx Microsoft Safety Scanner] as a malware removal tool is at https://support.mozilla.org/forums/contributors/708895#post-50141 #Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Free is linked from the new article, [[Firefox 18 crashes on startup due to malware - how to fix]] so I used the same link. The current [http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam.php/ Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware] link redirects to http://www.malwarebytes.org/products/malwarebytes_pro/ #[http://general-changelog-team.fr/en/downloads/viewdownload/20-outils-de-xplode/2-adwcleaner AdwCleaner] was added to the list in [https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/troubleshoot-firefox-issues-caused-malware/revision/33402 this revision], which was [https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/troubleshoot-firefox-issues-caused-malware/revision/33484 approved Nov 15, 2012] (with no discussion). I don't really agree with adding AdwCleaner since the documentation is in French .... but I wouldn't remove it without discussion so I moved it to the bottom of the list.