Download Anti Spyware - Best Software & Apps

  • 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
      Windows Mobile
      Symbian
      Pocket PC

      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
    • 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
    • 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",
    • 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
    • SuperAntiSpyware Portable Scanner

      4.41.1000

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Protect removable devices from spyware

      8
      12 votes
      • PROS:Customizable scans, Keeps suspicious elements quarantined, No installation required
      • CONS:No support for scheduled scans, No real time protection
    • XoftSpySE

      4.29

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Detect spyware, malware, trackware, keyloggers, etc.

      6
      31 votes
      • Spyware Terminator 2012

        Spyware Terminator 2012 3.0.0.80

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Spyware Terminator 2012

        8
        82 votes
        • SpywareBlaster

          5.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Block spyware from reaching your computer

          5
          69 votes
          • PROS:Prevents Spyware attacks rather than scans for problems, Very light on RAM and CPU
          • CONS:Feels a bit too , Probably requires an Adware scanner to be safe
        • Anvi Smart Defender

          2.3

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Free anti-malware, spyware, adware and virus removal tool

          6
          112 votes
          • PROS:Fast scanning, Good at detecting malware, Lightweight
          • CONS:Still in development, Many features similar to IOBit Malware Fighter, May highlight non-malware as threats,
        • Emsisoft Anti-Malware

          8.1

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Free malware scanner to clean and protect your PC from viruses, spyware, trojans, bots, adware and worms.

          8
          7 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
          • Free AntiSpyware

            8.1.1

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Powerful anti-spyware software to search and destroy malicious programs.

            7
            3 votes
            • RunScanner

              1.6.3.0

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Freeware malware spyware and junk analyzer

              7
              6 votes
              • PROS:Fast, thorough system analysis, Nice extra tools, No installation required
              • CONS:Help system is only available online
            • Doctor Alex Antispyware

              2.03

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Adware and spyware removal

              6
              17 votes
              • SpyBlocker

                9.3

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Block Spyware before it reaches your computer

                0
                1 vote
                • Spy Sweeper 2011

                  6.1.0.145

                  License
                  try Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Find and eliminate all types of online PC threats

                  6
                  145 votes
                  • PROS:Comprehensive spyware database, Three types of system scans, Automatically checks for updates, Schedule scans for specific times
                  • CONS:Scans take a long time
                • Trend Micro Anti-Spyware

                  3.11

                  License
                  try Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  The successor to SpySubtract PRO is here

                  5
                  1 vote
                  • CounterSpy

                    3.1.2836

                    License
                    try Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    One of the best Spyware removal tools around

                    0
                    3 votes
                    • 1-2-3 Spyware Free

                      2.0

                      License
                      free Download
                      Platform
                      Windows

                      Clear the spyware from your PC

                      5
                      1 vote
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                      215938736.8Windows
                      32.4.4013236.8Windows, Windows Mobile, Symbian, Pocket PC
                      42.31126.4Windows
                      56.1.0.1451455.8Windows