Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus (2015)
- $39.99 per year; $49.99 for three licenses
Extremely small and light on resources. Fast install, super-fast scan. Top marks in two independent lab tests. Perfect score in hands-on malware blocking test. Very good malicious URL blocking. Can control protected computers from Web console. Good phishing protection.
How big is your antivirus. Would it fit on a diskette, if you could find one? Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus (2015) ($39.99 per year; $49.99 for three licenses) manages to outperform most of the competition while remaining ridiculously tiny and light on resources. Both in independent lab tests and in my own hands-on testing, Webroot gets top marks.