Hi. My name is Adrian, and I'm one of the founders at OpenCandy and was involved in the original design of the OpenCandy software, system, and policies. I've joined this forum to help answer any questions you may have about OpenCandy and the recent "Adware:Win32/OpenCandy" threat by Microsoft.
Firstly I'd like to address the statement above about 'user-specific information' sent to the OpenCandy servers. OpenCandy does not collect user specific information. We never have and never will. It’s important to note that many of the world’s largest anti-virus companies that fight malware, includin