Who's Who in Antivirus Software?
...Symantec is far and away the leader of the market, with nearly 54 percent market share, up from 42 percent in 2004. Its next closest competitors are McAfee with 19 percent of the market and Trend Micro with 14 percent of the market.
Below them are nearly two dozen vendors Kaspersky, Sophos, Panda, AntiVir, FProt, Eset, and more all struggling with single digit shares of the market.
In the area of fighting spyware (define), Webroot's Spy Sweeper is the market leader in its class with 27.7 percent of the anti-spyware market, according to a January 2006 release by The NPD Group. Who's Who in Antivirus Software?
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