Spy Sweeper Digs Deep for Rootkits

By Andrew Garcia  |  Posted 2006-09-11 Print this article Print

Review: Webroot's SSE 3.0 takes the next step in malware defense, adding the ability to detect rootkits and the malware strains hidden within.

Already among the most respected names in spyware defense, Webroot Software raises the bar with Spy Sweeper Enterprise 3.0. While the most advanced rootkit detection features still need improvements in breadth and stability, the overall detection features are nonetheless miles ahead of any other enterprise-grade product available today.

Click here to read the full review of Spy Sweeper Enterprise 3.0.

Andrew cut his teeth as a systems administrator at the University of California, learning the ins and outs of server migration, Windows desktop management, Unix and Novell administration. After a tour of duty as a team leader for PC Magazine's Labs, Andrew turned to system integration - providing network, server, and desktop consulting services for small businesses throughout the Bay Area. With eWEEK Labs since 2003, Andrew concentrates on wireless networking technologies while moonlighting with Microsoft Windows, mobile devices and management, and unified communications. He produces product reviews, technology analysis and opinion pieces for eWEEK.com, eWEEK magazine, and the Labs' Release Notes blog. Follow Andrew on Twitter at andrewrgarcia, or reach him by email at agarcia@eweek.com.

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