Java Takes Edge Off Of Spy Sweeper

Normally, we would expect java to kickstart a system. However, Sun's Java programming language has had the opposite effect on a popular anti spyware application.

Webroot's Spy Sweeper is a PC Magazine's Editor's Choice for spyware protection (it shares that honor with Spyware Doctor). In our testing it consistently does a very good job of cleaning up spyware-infested systems; it also blocks almost all of our test spyware from installing on a clean system.

We were naturally surprised when a reader reported that Spy Sweeper had begun seriously impacting his system's performance. Java Takes Edge Off Of Spy Sweeper

Linked by shanmuga Sunday, 22nd January 2006 2:10AM