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  • Ipswitch WhatsUp Professional 2006

    It can be challenging to manage a single computer, let alone a network full of them. That's why network managers need software to help – such as WhatsUp Professional.

    £1,310 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • PC Tools Spyware Doctor 3.5

    Not everything that gets on to your PC without your permission is bad, but there are sufficient threats to your system out there to make it imperative to protect…

    £20 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • SystemOK Home Security

    Unlike your average security package, this won't ward off the predators, but Home Security will rescue you afterwards – and it's simple to use, too.

    £36 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • GhostSurf 2006 Platinum

    You don't want any old Tom, Dick or Harry to see your online habits. GhostSurf 2006 Platinum aims to soothe this and a number of other privacy concerns.

    £21 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Spector Pro 5.0

    Although it bills itself as an internet monitor, under other circumstances you'd probably call Spector Pro 5.0 spyware. Get ready to swallow those scruples.

    £53 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • VCom Fix-It Utilities 6.0

    One day your PC will crash, pick up a virus or get its Registry tied in a knot. This is where VCom Fix-It comes in.

    £38 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • NetSupport Manager 9.1

    NSM 9.1 offers a list of support features. As well as remote control, you get file transfer, chat and a hardware/software inventory.

    £34 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Norton SystemWorks 2006 Basic Edition

    Despite the 'Basic' tag, this suite is aimed at more experienced PC users – those who already have some protection but want to beef it up a bit.

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • McAfee SiteAdvisor

    The internet and always-on broadband have created an information revolution. But they've also opened up our PCs to a deluge of undesirable visitors.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Webroot Spy Sweeper 5.0

    This is an elegant and intuitive antispyware package – and fortunately it's also an effective one.

    £25 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Grisoft ewido anti-spyware 4.0

    Ewido's interface has been noticeably improved. Granted, it's still very text-heavy, but the software is surprisingly straightforward to use.

    £19 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • BitDefender Internet Security 10.0

    BitDefender provides a full suit of armour to protect your PC when it's online, whether you're browsing the internet or connected via always-on broadband.

    £48 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • DESlock+ 3.2.4

    The DESlock+ system uses software and USB hardware keys to protect your sensitive data from prying eyes, and operates much like a physical lock and key.

    £118 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Internet security face-off: Norton vs McAfee

    We put Norton Internet Security 2007 and McAfee Internet Security Suite 9.0 to the test.

    £50 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Net security face-off: AVG, Panda and Sophos

    We put AVG Internet Security 7.5, Panda Internet Security 2007 and Sophos Security Suite SBE 2.0 to the test.

    £42 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

  • 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

  • DriveSentry 2.0

    DriveSentry describes itself as the world's first firewall dedicated to protecting the hard drive.

    £15 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

  • Norton Confidential 2007

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

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10



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