Download Anti Spy - Best Software & Apps

  • Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

    3.31

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android

    Detect and eliminate malware for free

    8
    3334 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
    2637 votes
    • USB Shortcut VIRUS remover

      2016

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Remove viruses from your external storage devices for free

      8
      19 votes
      • PROS: Removes Shortcut virus, Fast and easy to use
      • CONS: Not compatible with every system, Not an antivirus program
    • SpyBot Search & Destroy

      2.4.40

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Pocket PC
      Windows Mobile
      Symbian

      Detect and remove different kinds of spyware from your computer

      8
      6412 votes
      • PROS: Lots of options, Powerful search, Regular Updates
      • CONS: Updating can be slow, Indiscriminate about files it removes
    • IObit Malware Fighter

      6.0.2.4612

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free anti-malware & antivirus specialized in ransomware

      8
      741 votes
      • PROS: Triple protections against ransomware, Very efficient against cryptocurrency-mining malware, Very quick scanning and customized analysis, User friendly interface
      • CONS: Difficult to uninstall all your files
    • SuperAntiSpyware

      6.0.1200

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Keep your PC safe and free from spyware

      8
      1366 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
    • ComboFix

      15.7.16.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      An effective tool to remove all viruses and malware

      7
      883 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
    • UsbFix Free

      10.0.1.4

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Effective Method to Detect and Remove Viruses Within a USB Storage Device

      10
      1 vote
      • PROS: A free version will provide basic levels of detection., A live user forum is offered in the event that a question arises along the way.
      • CONS: It appears that no recent updates have taken place., There may be difficulties encountered if this software needs to be uninstalled (stored within multiple folders).
    • Trojan Killer

      2.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Professional software to track and destroy Trojan viruses

      7
      152 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.
    • SpyDetect Free

      1.0.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      SpyDetect Free is designed for all users

      5
      6 votes
      • AdwCleaner

        7.0.7.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Quickly search and delete adware for free

        8
        17 votes
        • 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
      • ThreatFire

        4.5.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Monitor your PC for suspicious activity

        8
        298 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"
      • ESET Online Scanner

        1.0.0.1

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Scan Your Browsers And Temp Files For Malware

        7
        117 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
      • SpyBot Search & Destroy Portable

        1.6.2.46

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A free Communication program for Windows

        9
        18 votes
        • SpyHunter

          4.26

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Protect your privacy with SpyHunter software

          7
          38 votes
          • PROS: Advanced rootkit detection, Free scanner, Keeps PCs free from common problems
          • CONS: Payment required to remove detected issues, Hard to unsubscribe
        • Malware Defender

          2.4.4

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Very light spyware protection pack

          9
          238 votes
          • PROS: Takes you through setup process set by step, Very low on resources
          • CONS: Still doesn't block certain keyloggers
        • avast! Endpoint Protection

          8

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Give your endpoints centrally managed real-time protection against malware.

          6
          6 votes
          • Panda Cloud Cleaner

            1.0.24

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            A cloud-based malware detector

            8
            115 votes
            • PROS: Simple to use, Lightweight app, Good, additional malware protection
            • CONS: No advanced options
          • 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
            214 votes
            • Spy Emergency

              10.0.205

              License
              buy Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Eliminate trojans, spyware, keyloggers, adware and much more

              8
              161 votes
              • PROS: Provides all round protection, Doesn't slow down your machine
              • CONS: Doesn't pick up everything it should
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