Steve Adams is a professional writer with 15 years experience working with some of the world’s leading technology companies including Hewlett Packard, Ericsson and AutoDesk. He has a passion for taking complex tech, privacy and security topics and making them accessible and easy for anyone to understand.
Sophos began production of its first antivirus software in 1985, in the tiny UK town of Abingdon. Founders Jan Hruska and Peter Lammer created the software initially as a small-scale encryption and cybersecurity tool. It began to branch out into further private and business security functionalities in the late 1980s. Today, Sophos has grown to […]
Founded in July 1997, Webroot is a privately held antivirus and cybersecurity company with stakes in both the consumer and business antivirus markets. It launched with a single tool specializing in the immediate deletion of personal information and web browsing history. The company created its own up-to-date antivirus suites designed for home and business use […]
Established in 1988 by Steve Chang, Jenny Chang and Eva Chen in Los Angeles, California, Trend Micro has been a mainstay in the AV industry for the past 31 years. The company focuses on cloud security and protection for businesses, boasting an impressive track record. While its main focus appears to be on larger clients, […]