Webroot AntiVirus with AntiSpyware and Firewall provides real-time and on-demand detection and remediation for virus and malware threats, and it boasts an easy-to-use user interface.
Protecting your PC from the unknown is one of the most important things you can do. No matter how a system is compromised - be it a virus or a "drive-by" install of malicious code via a website - there's no end to the amount of irritation and potential financial damage you might suffer. With most attacks zeroing in on identity theft, can you really take a chance?
The best way to defend PCs is to have some sort of antivirus and anti-spyware protection - and real-time protection trumps traditional on-demand scans. Real-time antivirus protection has been around for years, but only recently have we started to see vendors roll out real-time analysis and detection of malware. Like its real-time antivirus counterpart, this approach ensures malicious code is stopped before it ever lands.
Among companies packaging real-time protection against viruses and malware is Webroot Software. Webroot AntiVirus with AntiSpyware and Firewall provides real-time and on-demand detection and remediation for virus and malware threats, and it boasts an easy-to-use user interface.
Resource utilisation is minimal and, in our tests, there was no noticeable slowdown while browsing the web. Webroot AntiVirus with AntiSpyware and Firewall is intended for single users or small office installations; there is no administrative console or central management.
Business users that need more administrative tools should look at Webroot AntiSpyware Corporate Edition with AntiVirus.
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