Webroot Inc. is a private American company that provides Internet security for consumers and businesses. The company was founded in Boulder, Colorado and is now headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado, and has operations in San Mateo, San Diego, Australia, Austria, Germany, Ireland, Japan and the United Kingdom. Webroot was founded in 1997 when entrepreneur Steven Thomas launched Webroot’s first commercial product, a trace removal agent called Webroot Window Washer. Investors include venture capital firms such as Technology Crossover Ventures, Accel Partners and Mayfield. In 2002, Webroot launched a spyware blocking and removal product called Webroot Spy Sweeper. The company introduced antivirus protection with the launch of Webroot Antivirus with Spy Sweeper|Spy Sweeper with AntiVirus in 2006. In October 2007, Webroot AntiVirus with AntiSpyware and Desktop Firewall was released with added firewall protection feature.
Highest paying job titles at Webroot Software, Inc include Senior Quality Assurance Engineer, Finance Planning & Analysis Manager, and Quality Assurance Engineer