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  • 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

  • BitDefender Antivirus 10.0

    When we reviewed BitDefender Antivirus 10.0, it did an excellent job of detecting malware. It's also easy to use and inexpensive.

    £26 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • AVG 7.5 Anti-Virus Professional

    Grisoft's AVG 7.5 Anti-Virus Professional Edition is an inexpensive antivirus option and its 91 percent malware detection rate puts it in the middle of the pack in…

    £25 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Alwil Avast 4 Professional Edition

    The paid-for version of Alwil's latest antivirus software, Avast 4 Professional Edition, disappointed us, despite a decent, 92 percent success rate at detecting malware.

    £25 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Symantec Norton 360

    Prompted by Microsoft's Live OneCare and McAfee's Total Protection, Symantec has completely revamped Norton Internet Security and served it up as Norton 360.

    £60 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Avira Premium Security Suite

    Avira's Premium Security Suite really boils down to a pair of products: a powerful antivirus, AntiVir, plus a firewall.

    £27 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Norton Confidential 2007

    Confidential is one of the first dedicated applications to protect your identity online.

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Trend Micro PC-cillin Internet Security 2007

    A decade ago, life was much simpler – the only threat to PC security came from viruses. Today, the situation is very different. A mere antivirus program is nowhere…

    £43 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • BullGuard 7.0

    While reliability and updates against new threats are key, BullGuard's speciality is online backup that makes protecting data a breeze – even if your PC goes down.

    £35 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Webroot Spy Sweeper with AntiVirus 5.2

    Spy Sweeper with AntiVirus 5.2 protects against the two most common online dangers.

    £29 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10



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