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
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