> Ironically, the toolbar which protects you from phishing and other nasty
> activities, is in itself spyware. Then again, it gives me useful
> information at the level of hosts, so I'll keep it. It seems to take a lot
> of resources, so be cautious.
...I don't like to post a follow-up to myself, but...
For the record, the toolbar's rank figures are rather noisy, much like
Alexa. After less than a week of use, ranks of any site that I regularly
visit improve significantly (laughably).