Late last week, ArenaNet, makers of the MMO Guild Wars 2, suspended over 1500 player accounts it suspected of cheating. According to one of the players caught in the sweep, the studio accomplished this using what some users and experts are calling spyware to monitor people's computers for known cheat programs.
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As if there aren't enough tech security threats to worry about, you also need to be on your guard against so-called 'stalkerware' -- those invasive types of programs installed by suspicious spouses, jealous exes or controlling parents without your knowledge. Here are the warning signs (on your computer) to look out for, and what you can do about them.