Does Firefox come with AdAware?
I want to know if Firefox comes with AdAware in the installation or running of the browser.
Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0; Windows NT 5.1; GTB6.4; .NET CLR 1.1.4322)
Additional System Details
- User Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0; Windows NT 5.1; GTB6.4; .NET CLR 1.1.4322)
No, the official Firefox installers from http://getfirefox.com do not bundle any additional software, such as AdAware.
Did you see a (unauthorized) page where Firefox is being distributed with additional software? Or did you want a malware scanner?
Sorry, what I meant was "adware", not AdAware. Do you know if it does?
No, the official Firefox installers from http://getfirefox.com do not bundle any software of any kind, whatsoever. Firefox is completely free software.
Why do you think that Firefox is bundled with adware?
Appearance of adware/malware after you installed Firefox is probably just coincidental.
If you do have malware/adware, I suggest you run a scan and remove it. One scanner is:
http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam.php - Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware