Cursor Company's Conduct Cursed

In a last ditch effort to shake their company's reputation as a purveyor of spyware, the co founders of Comet Systems have thrown themselves into a lion's den of privacy vigilantes.

In recent days, Jamie Rosen and Tom Schmitter have been attempting to defend the Comet Cursor, their much-maligned free program for customizing cursors, in an online forum for users of Lavasoft's Ad-aware, a much-respected free program for removing spyware.

"It feels like a lynch mob. There's a lot of vicious people shouting at us," said Rosen, Comet's chairman. Wired News: Cursor Company's Conduct Cursed

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