It is AOL's goal to provide comprehensive spyware protection to its members. The AOL Spyware Protection 2.0 program and higher, that is included in the AOL Safety and Security Centre, is just one part of that protection.
AOL Spyware Protection 2.0 includes several advanced features enhancing its capabilities to tackle spyware. You now have the ability to select which areas of the PC to scan, such as the system registry, fixed disks, folders, and files. AOL Spyware Protection 2.0 now features always-on functionality which adds a running scan process to protect you from infection in real time. Also new with AOL Spyware Protection 2.0: you will receive notifications when spyware has been detected on your PC.
AOL Spyware Protection 2.0 features a one click experience designed to handle threats automatically while still giving you the ability to allow one or more of the quarantined spyware applications to run on your system. AOL Spyware Protection 2.0 also detects and quarantines tracking cookies.
You can download the Safety and Security Centre containing AOL Spyware Protection 2.0 by signing on to AOL and going to Keyword: Spyware.