Adware Vendors Back Trusted Download Program

Two prominent advertising software vendors said on Wednesday that they would support a new registration program for consumer downloadable software programs that is backed by Yahoo Inc., America Online Inc. and others. Representatives from 180 Solutions Inc. and Direct Revenue Inc. said their companies would agree to support the Trusted Download Program and begin making changes to their software programs to comply with it. However, questions remain about the scope of the program and about enforcement, those involved with it say. Adware Vendors Back Trusted Download Program

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