Kaspersky Antvirus VS Webroot Spy Sweeper v5.5.1

By ibra0078
Dec 16, 2007
  1. Greetings!!

    I was wondering which of these two softwares are best for protect and remove spyware and act like an antivirus protecting also.

    What is the difference between the two.

    Two software’s are Kaspersky and Webroot Spy Sweeper

    Thanks Peter
  2. Daveskater

    Daveskater Banned Posts: 1,687

    These are two totally different programs. One of them is for anti-virus and the other is for anti-spyware so you can't realyl compare them.

    These are good programs, and all free:

    Anti virus: AVG or Avast - use only ONE

    Anti-spyware: Spybot S&D and Ad-aware - use both

    Firewall: Kerio, Comodo or ZoneAlarm - use only ONE
    There are multiple version of Zone Alarm, one of which is the free, firewall only version.
  3. ibra0078

    ibra0078 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 16

    So with that in mind can I use Kaspersky Antvirus and also install Webroot Spy Sweeper to protect against spyware. Becuase an Antivirus wont protect against spyware correct.
  4. Daveskater

    Daveskater Banned Posts: 1,687

    Correct, viruses and spyware are different things so they need different programs to protect against them
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