Download Anti Spy - Best Software & Apps

  • IObit Malware Fighter

    5.6.0.4462

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Keep internet-based attacks at bay

    7
    145 votes
    • PROS: Well-managed database of new threats, Speedy scans, Protects in real time
    • CONS: Many features are only in the Pro version
  • Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

    3.31

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    Detect and eliminate malware for free

    7
    202 votes
    • PROS: Small installer and fast setup, Scans throughly and quickly, Removes any infected file or malware, Blocks dangerous websites, Nice, easy-to-use interface design, Free
    • CONS: Doesn't offer realtime protection in free version, Scan priority not customizable
  • Windows Defender

    1593

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Spyware protection for free

    7
    873 votes
    • SpyBot Search & Destroy

      2.4.40

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Symbian
      Pocket PC
      Windows Mobile

      Detect and remove different kinds of spyware from your computer

      7
      1323 votes
      • PROS: Lots of options, Powerful search, Regular Updates
      • CONS: Updating can be slow, Indiscriminate about files it removes
    • ComboFix

      15.7.16.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      An effective tool to remove all viruses and malware

      7
      188 votes
      • PROS: Automatically remove malware, No installation required, Gives a log of actions performed
      • CONS: Does not check before removing files , There is no real interface
    • Trojan Killer

      2.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Professional software to track and destroy Trojan viruses

      8
      102 votes
      • PROS: One of the most reliable ways to detect a Trojan infection., All files are immediately quarantined to prevent further damage.,
      • CONS: There is no free version of this software bundle., May not be as effective against spyware and other forms of malware.
    • SuperAntiSpyware

      6.0.1200

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Keep your PC safe and free from spyware

      7
      77 votes
      • PROS: Very thorough scanning, Repairs broken internet connections due to spyware, Resets system and browser-settings to secure values, Small installer and fast setup
      • CONS: Free version doesn't provide realtime protection, Scan priority not customizable, No customizable actions on detection, AntiSPYWARE only
    • SpyDetect Free

      1.0.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      SpyDetect Free is designed for all users

      -
      No votes yet
      • ThreatFire

        4.5.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Monitor your PC for suspicious activity

        6
        59 votes
        • PROS: Protects your PC before Spyware reaches it, Enables you to schedule scans,
        • CONS: No progress bar during scanning, Can interpret normal use as "threatening",
      • AdwCleaner

        7.0.7.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Quickly search and delete adware for free

        7
        1 vote
        • PROS: Extremely quick scanning, Detailed text file of scan results, No installation required, Effective in finding unwanted files, It's free, Get rid of those bleeping unwanted programs
        • CONS: Requires a reboot after cleaning, Not available on Mac or Android
      • Panda Cloud Cleaner

        1.0.24

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A cloud-based malware detector

        8
        23 votes
        • PROS: Simple to use, Lightweight app, Good, additional malware protection
        • CONS: No advanced options
      • SpyHunter

        4.26

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Protect your privacy with SpyHunter software

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Advanced rootkit detection, Free scanner, Keeps PCs free from common problems
        • CONS: Payment required to remove detected issues, Hard to unsubscribe
      • SpyHunter

        4.26

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Protect your privacy with SpyHunter software

        8
        40 votes
        • PROS: Advanced rootkit detection, Free scanner, Keeps PCs free from common problems
        • CONS: Payment required to remove detected issues, Hard to unsubscribe
      • Kaspersky TDSSKiller

        2.8.14.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Free Malware Removal Software Cleans Infected Systems

        8
        61 votes
        • PROS: Program available to download and run., High malware detection and removal rate perfect scores under test., Compatible with 64-bit operating systems.,
        • CONS: No help file with software product information only available online.,
      • avast! Browser Cleanup

        2015 10.2.2218.71

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Remove harmful toolbars and search settings. Clean up your browser for free now.

        8
        92 votes
        • ESET Online Scanner

          1.0.0.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Scan Your Browsers And Temp Files For Malware

          7
          66 votes
          • PROS: Scans and detects cookies on your system, It can run on any mainstream browser, Able to identify and remove malware,
          • CONS: It gives false positives to get you to buy, The free download only applies for 30 days, Better suited for businesses rather than personal use,
        • Malware Defender

          2.4.4

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Very light spyware protection pack

          7
          37 votes
          • PROS: Takes you through setup process set by step, Very low on resources
          • CONS: Still doesn't block certain keyloggers
        • WiperSoft

          1.1.1061

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          WiperSoft - fastest way to remove threats from your computer.

          9
          7 votes
          • Trend Micro HiJackThis Portable

            2.0.4

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            The anti-malware detective that fits on your USB drive

            8
            11 votes
            • Spy Emergency

              10.0.205

              License
              try Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Eliminate trojans, spyware, keyloggers, adware and much more

              6
              16 votes
              • PROS: Provides all round protection, Doesn't slow down your machine
              • CONS: Doesn't pick up everything it should
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