Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus: capabilities and features
The capabilities of the Webroot antivirus is based on cloud technology, are impressive, in addition to the basic set of tools against viruses, executable files, unwanted software and addresses, and cookie security, a barrier to social networking, the MAC-virus and remote desktop access.
Cloud accelerates download and install a program that requires minimum system resources and adapts to specific bundling Windows. Taking up minimal space on disk (local signatures are not available), Webroot uses a detailed heuristic analysis. Suspicious programs are not blocked, and placed on record activities in the journal, with the subsequent possibility of restoring the original system configuration.
Research laboratories in the key of security «online banking» certified along with Webroot, Kaspersky and Emsisoft. After receiving certification, «AAA», starting in 2015, SecureAnywhere is a permanent member of the laboratory examinations. Leading the ratings on the detection and blocking of threats that the product is also thoroughly established itself in the processes of blocking links, executable files and many other holes. On first consideration it may seem that the program does not react to malicious files, but in the end the run file fails.
Personal data is protected in a range of different solutions. «Owner» can add to the search of new applications and their financial instruments. Technical support competently explain an inexperienced user assignment of various settings in the section «Tools». Diversity and transparent access to the registry will appreciate «knowing». Request the master password (and it has special requirements), at each login the web console Webroot can certainly be annoying, but later enables use on different devices, without installing a program. The function tab will give the owner remote access to his computer and be able to transfer the unused devices on the other one, need.
Given the small size and the highest scores from two independent research laboratories, a publishing house noted PC Magazine ZoneAlarm in 2015 year, as the leader of the commercial products.
Among the shortcomings, is to emphasize limitations in the absence of Internet connection.