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  • McAfee Internet Security Suite 2008

    McAfee Internet Security Suite comes with a multitude of features, such as backup software, but it could slightly improve its focus on a security suite’s most vital…

    £50 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Trend Micro Internet Security 2008

    We weren’t impressed by Trend Micro Internet Security 2008’s malware-fighting, but its decent features and price put it in fifth place in our round-up.

    £45 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • ZoneAlarm Internet Security Suite

    Unlike most other security suites (whose origins tend to be in the antivirus market), CheckPoint’s ZoneAlarm started out as a firewall and expanded from there. And it…

    £37 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Kaspersky Internet Security 7.0

    Kaspersky Internet Security 7.0 is the latest PC security suite from Kaspersky offering top-notch antivirus and spyware protection at a reasonable price.

    £29 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Symantec Norton Internet Security 2008

    Symantec's Norton Internet Security 2008 suite offers solid security protection and features, including very good behaviour-based defence against unknown threats.

    £49 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • CA Internet Security Suite Plus 2008

    These days, you’re spoiled for choice when it comes to security bundles. To the ever-growing list of these is now added CA Internet Security Suite Plus 2008.

    £50 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Trend Micro Internet Security Pro

    Autumn doesn't merely bring mist and mellow fruitfulness – it just as surely comes accompanied by a rash of antivirus software releases. Trend Micro's Internet…

    £55 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • McAfee Total Protection 2008

    Cast very much in the same mould as Live One Care and Norton 360, McAfee Total Protection 2008 does what it says on the tin - it aims to have every possible PC…

    £60 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Norton Internet Security 2008

    The latest version of the ever-popular Norton Internet Security brings some much needed updates and improvements to an otherwise first-rate product that was beginning…

    £50 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Lavasoft Ad-Aware 2007 Plus

    Lavasoft's Ad-Aware 2007 Plus is the paid version of the popular scanner Lavasoft Ad-Aware 2007 Free. Despite Ad-Aware 2007 Plus's name, Lavasoft says that the…

    £14 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • PC Tools Spyware Doctor 5.0

    In tests performed by AV-Test.org, PC Tools Spyware Doctor 5.0 did an excellent job identifying and uprooting adware. Its results with spyware were less impressive…

    £15 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Grisoft AVG Antispyware 7.5

    Grisoft, well known for the AVG Anti-Virus software, purchased Ewido Networks in 2006 and reworked its antispyware technology into Grisoft AVG Antispyware 7.5.

    £15 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Panda Internet Security 2008

    Panda Internet Security 2008 adds a number of interesting programs to the mix, from Wi-Fi access detection to backup and optimisation utilities.

    £43 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • BitDefender Total Security 2008

    Topping out BitDefender Total Security 2008's veritable laundry list of features are a handful of PC tune-up tools that eliminate duplicate files, clean out the…

    £31 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Windows Defender 1.1

    Microsoft's free Windows Defender anti-spyware and -adware ships as standard with Windows Vista and is available as a free download for Windows XP SP2.

    Free

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Spybot Search & Destroy 1.4

    Safer Networking's Spybot Search & Destroy has been credited as the first antispyware program, supplying free real-time protection to a loyal user base. But our…

    Free

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Lavasoft Ad-Aware 2007

    An old favourite utility for zapping spyware and adware, Lavasoft's Ad-Aware has just been updated. Ad-Aware now has better detection of adware and malware, a…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • TrendMicro Antivirus plus Anti-Spyware 2007

    Trend Micro's low score was primarily decided by its lacklustre performance at detecting malware samples. The program missed almost one in five samples, for an…

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Panda Antivirus 2007

    Panda Antivirus 2007's middle-of-the-road detection results in our PC Advisor Test Centre antivirus tests, inadequate default settings and poor disinfection…

    £17 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Eset NOD32

    When it comes to proactive protection, Eset's NOD32 is the hands-down winner in the antivirus software cohort. Read our review to find out how it fared elsewhere.

    £27 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10



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