Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus

Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus
July 01 18:19 2012 Print This Article

Webroot SecureAnywhere delivers complete protection against viruses, spyware, and other online threats without slowing down computer performance or disrupting your normal activities. With its fast scans and one-click threat removal, you can rest assured that malware is eliminated quickly and easily.  Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus uses a radically new cloud-based approach to online security that protects you against the latest threats as soon as they emerge. And it does so at blazing fast speeds, scanning your entire PC in about 2 minutes.


  • Blocks viruses, Trojans, spyware, rootkits, and other malware threats
  • Lightest, fastest antivirus for 2012 scans your entire PC in about two minutes
  • Stops unknown threats based on suspicious behavior
  • Continually updates itself so it’s always current and you don’t have to download updates
  • Prevents malicious programs from changing your security settings
  • Runs scans automatically or schedules them to run whenever you want

Release notes:


  • General browser compatibility, including:
  • Internet Explorer 10
  • Firefox 14 Beta 7
  • Opera 12

Windows 8 compatibility

  • Compatibility with Razer keyboards
  • Scheduled scan behavior
  • Parsing of some BIOS structures
  • Performance during shutdown
  • Updates via proxy connection
  • Increased the space available for Sync filenames
  • Various Identity Shield improvements
  • Keylogger protection
  • Cleanup of registry keys
  • Right-click scanner function
  • Reliability in monitoring devices
  • In-memory cleanup of active scripts
  • Business edition only) Agent command processing
  • Business edition only) Improved support of terminal servers


  • Support for Turkish OS
  • Repair logic for certain CLSIDs
  • Cleanup for additional leftover BHO keys
  • Generic removal of malicious scripts
  • Detection logic for malicious scheduled tasks
  • General support for command line scanning


  • Compatibility with Avast’s page protection
  • Java/Flash support in Opera 12

Other changes

  • Minor UI modifications

Download: Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus

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Jessica Yaniv
Jessica Yaniv

Jessica is the founder and editor-in-chief of TrustedNerd.com. Covering major tech shows such as CES, Jessica is always there for the latest tech news. Want your gadget to be reviewed or have a release you'd like to be considered for publishing? Send Jessica an email, jessica [at] trustednerd.com

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