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04-12-2012, 01:01 PM
Sophos is a developer and vendor of security software and hardware, including anti-virus, anti-spyware, anti-spam, network access control, encryption software and data loss prevention for desktops, servers, email systems and other network gateways.

SophosLabs is the company's global network of threat analysis centers.

Founded in 1985 by Dr. Peter Lammer and Dr. Jan Hruska, Sophos is a privately-owned company and is co-headquartered in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, England and Burlington, Massachusetts, USA. The company has subsidiaries and branch offices in Australia, the Benelux, Canada, France, Germany, Austria, Italy, Japan, Singapore and Spain. The company employs approximately 1,800 staff worldwide.

Sophos's anti-virus engine and identities are now packaged into Webroot Spy Sweeper with Anti-Virus.

Source: Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sophos)