Does Webroot deal with phishing issues

  • 14 December 2015
  • 2 replies

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I want to know if the Web Root program checks for hidden programs that can lead to phishing. Just had a phoshing exploit try to get me to give out info.

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Hi gates


Welcome to the Community Forums.


As far as I am aware WSA does do this, based on the following detailed on the website:


Get protected against the latest known and unknown threats: 

  • Viruses and Spyware
  • Anti-Ransomware
  • Phishing Attacks
  • Identity Theft
  • Social Network Threats
  • Unsafe Websites
More specifically the Identity Shield protects from:



Hope that is of assistance?


Regards, Baldrick
Userlevel 7
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Hello gates,


Welcome to the Webroot Community,


Please have a look at this THREAD   where TripleHelix explains this.


Hope this helps?