Winner of Global Excellence In Anti Spyware Customer Trust 2006 Award | Awards

Webroot's Spy Sweeper Enterprise Chosen by Voters as the Most Trusted Anti-Spyware Solution According to Info Security Products Guide

BOULDER, CO - June 6, 2006

Info Security Products Guide has named Webroot Software’s Spy Sweeper Enterprise the winner of the Global Excellence in Anti–Spyware Customer Trust 2006 Award. Winners were chosen by the more than 18,000 end–users and prospective customers worldwide that were invited to vote for the products they most trust to protect their digital resources.

"Spy Sweeper Enterprise was the clear winner in the anti-spyware category," said Rick Justice, chief technology editor, Info Security Products Guide. "According to our voters, Webroot’s Spy Sweeper Enterprise is the most trusted software among anti-spyware solutions on the market today to effectively combat malicious attacks. This speaks volumes about the proven effectiveness of this product."

Spy Sweeper Enterprise is a highly scalable anti-spyware solution that provides centrally managed, desktop-level protection across the network using the most accurate, technically evolved detection, removal and blocking engine. Spy Sweeper Enterprise completely disables spyware programs detected on a system PC, rendering them ineffective and assures system stability during and after the spyware removal process. Spy Sweeper Enterprise effectively manages the enterprise spyware threat by reducing security risks, minimizing IT helpdesk requests, and reestablishing computing and network performance.

"This is another proof point of the value users worldwide are realizing by relying on Spy Sweeper Enterprise to protect them from the threat of spyware," said Vinay Goel, vice president, worldwide marketing, Webroot Software. "This is an especially valued award because winners were determined by users all over the world and therefore reflects the global traction we’ve been able to achieve in the security market to date.".

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Info Security Products Guide, published by Silicon Valley Communications, plays a vital role in keeping end–users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. It is written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of security threats and the preventive measure they can take. You will discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow’s technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies shaping info security and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. The Info Security Products Guide Awards recognize and honor excellence in all areas of information security.

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