Webroot Spy Sweeper 18.104.22.168 | 40.1 MB
Detect and remove all common forms of spyware programs including Trojans, system monitors, keyloggers and adware
Spy Sweeper now scans and removes spyware in just a few minutes!
Spy Sweeper is a software that will detect and remove spyware and adware.
Even the most vicious spyware programs like CoolWebSearch and Look2Me are no match for this powerful anti-spyware solution.
Featuring a refined detection and quarantine process, Spy Sweeper
successfully roots out all types of spyware, adware, keyloggers, system
monitors, Trojan horses, cookies, and more.
Once spyware is
detected, the quarantine feature allows users to easily manage spyware
by safely removing it without harming other programs on the PC. When it
comes to removing spyware, Spy Sweeper is second to none.
Sweeper will now not only remove adware programs, but take clean-up one
step further by wiping away any lingering effects left behind such as
desktop shortcuts and Start Menu icons.
Spy Sweeper continuously
protects you with minimal disruption by operating silently in the
background and updating threat definitions automatically to defend
against new threats, giving you peace of mind to safely surf the Web.
For advanced protection, Smart Shields constantly guard your browser and operating system, stopping spyware in its tracks.
With a dozen shields, including the new ADS shield, Spy Sweeper
prevents spyware installations instantly. Trusted by millions around the
protect their PCs, Spy Sweeper features an easy-to-use interface that makes defeating spyware simple and painless.
Customizable options give you the convenience and control you want,
including which program files and folders to scan, how frequently Spy
Sweeper should scan your system, and when those scans should take place.
With Spy Sweeper, all users on a single PC get the full protection of
All users can customize Spy Sweeper for their
individual use, providing maximum protection with ultimate control.
Backed by customer support this trial version contains all of the bells
and whistles of the regular priced version.
Choose a Quick, Full
or Custom Sweep: With Spy Sweeper, you can easily choose to perform a
quick, full or customized sweep. If you're looking for an immediate
diagnosis, choose a quick sweep. For a pinpointed search, customize your
sweep to have Spy Sweeper skip files by folder or file extension. For a
deep cleaning, opt for a full sweep.
Exclude Files from a
Sweep: Spy Sweeper allows you to save time during a sweep by skipping
specific files or different sections of your PC. You can select specific
file extension, such as .xls or .mpg to exclude.
As soon as it's installed, Spy Sweeper gives 360 degrees of protection against spyware, including:
Simple Sweeps: Detecting spyware and removing unwanted programs found on your computer in three effortless steps
Easy Management: Quickly and simply configure program, sweep and upgrade options
Fast Home: Use the home screen to access the most commonly used functions of Spy Sweeper
Shields Summary: A redesigned shields summary page makes it simple to see at a glance which shields are on or off
Action Alerts: Receive clear, easy-to-understand notifications when new spyware threats are detected
Even Easier to Use
We performed extensive user interaction testing and refined the Spy
Sweeper interface to make it even easier for users of all technical
abilities to stay protected. Advanced users continue to have the power
to configure the program to suit their unique needs, while new users can
breeze through the straightforward setup and menus. The new interface
sets the standard in ease-of-use and efficiency for spyware removal
Commanding Spyware Detection and Removal
programs are known to mutate quickly. Spy Sweeper uses adaptive
definition technology for detecting spyware mutations that haven't yet
received a defense definition. This is yet another benefit of having the
world's best spyware research team on your side.
More Powerful Blocking Defenses
Enhanced Smart Shields prevent highly developed spyware programs from
ever installing on your PC. You'll receive valuable action alerts to any
changes in your computer's core functions, including startup, memory
and Internet security settings.
Enhanced Rootkit Discovery Methods
Malicious spyware uses rootkit technology to bury its files deep within
your PC. Spy Sweeper finds and destroys these programs with robust
rootkit discovery methods, a feature many other anti-spyware programs
Here are some key features of "Spy Sweeper":
Sweeper's advanced detection and removal capabilities are effective at
fully removing spyware that is notorious for being difficult to
eliminate. Even the most malicious spyware programs are removed in a
single sweep. You won't have to scan and restart your PC a number of
times with Spy Sweeper - one sweep and your PC is clean.
Spy Sweeper now supports Microsoft's Windows Vista Operating System. Why
add Webroot Spy Sweeper to your Windows Vista machine? The default
malware blocking application built into Windows Vista does not
adequately protect you. Users need a proven IT security solution that
provides real-time protection against all forms of spyware and viruses.
For more information see www.webroot.com/vista.
· Spy Sweeper Smart
Shields block sophisticated spyware threats, before they can infect
your PC. This new version of Spy Sweeper advances the industry-standard
in spyware blocking, stopping threats like Trojan-Downloader-LowZones
and SpySheriff from ever installing in the first place. With Spy Sweeper
on your side, you can easily keep your PC spyware-free.
Sweeper uses a risk assessment test when detecting spyware programs to
let you know how dangerous different spyware programs are - some may
pose an immediate danger to your personal information while others are
simply annoying. Spy Sweeper gives you a quick overview of each threat,
what it does, and its potential danger. It's just another way that we
help you make educated decisions to keep or remove unwanted programs.
· Spyware programs morph frequently. Spy Sweeper exceeds at detecting
spyware using its industry-leading definition database to keep you
protected against these threats. Check for updates manually or set Spy
Sweeper to receive these updates automatically - so you can set it and
· When you buy Spy Sweeper for your computer, its
protection covers all users on that PC. The software is managed by a
primary user, and all users can customize Spy Sweeper for their
individual use. You enjoy maximum protection with ultimate flexibility.
· You'll receive essential information about the latest spyware
threats, right inside your Spy Sweeper application. Webroot is the
leading authority in spyware issues. We share our expertise to keep you
ahead of the threat.
· 300 Mhz processor
· 100 MB hard drive space
· 256 MB RAM
· Internet Explorer 5.5 or higher or FireFox 2.0 or higher