Download Data Security - Best Software & Apps

  • Betternet Free VPN

    3.6.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Free Secure Browsing for all Devices

    8
    803 votes
    • PROS: Free, No registration, No data limits
    • CONS: Slower than paid versions
  • Windscribe

    1.56

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Protect your online privacy with Windscribe

    9
    126 votes
    • PROS: High data allowances for free and affordable plans, Good privacy policy with very clear explanation
    • CONS: Download speeds can be variable , Limited number of locations available on some plans
  • WiFi Password Decryptor

    5.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Recover forgotten WiFi passwords

    7
    1873 votes
    • PROS: Suitable for any level of user , Export data to HTML, XML or TXT format, Can also be used from the command line
    • CONS: No advanced features , Not compatible with XP
  • Wise Folder Hider

    3.37.146

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Software for Data Protection

    8
    102 votes
    • PROS: Provides double password protection, Hides all USB drives
    • CONS: Support has to be paid for, No external hard drive
  • Google Authenticator

    2.49

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Secure your Google account login

    7
    21 votes
    • PROS: Use without data connection, Secures your Google account login
    • CONS: Requires access to your camera, QR codes are not backed up if phone's restored
  • Protected Folder

    1.2.0.0-20150715

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An effective hiding place for your sensitive data

    7
    1065 votes
    • PROS: Embedded with Windows Explorer, Blocks reading and writing access, Very easy to use, Exclude list
    • CONS: Not many configuration options
  • Unlimited Free VPN - Betternet for Chrome

    3.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free and Unlimited VPN Software for Added Privacy

    7
    151 votes
    • PROS: This VPN software does not log user data or browsing history., There are annoying pop-up advertisements within this application.
    • CONS: The free version may not offer the highest amount of anonymous IP addresses., Users may be required to dowbload a free third-party application in order to complete the installation process.
  • Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS

    9.0.5

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Recover data from your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

    5
    194 votes
    • PROS: Recover up to 12 file formats, Easy to use, Two different recovery modes
    • CONS: Doesn't always recognize iPhone initially
  • WiFi password revealer

    1.0.0.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Retrieve your lost Wifi password

    7
    130 votes
    • PROS: Fully automatic recovery, Exports data in 4 formats, Low resource consumption
    • CONS: No advanced features
  • Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android

    5.7.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Special Software for Data Users

    5
    99 votes
    • PROS: Provides an effective data recovery solution, Packed with useful features
    • CONS: Only compatible with Android, Data recovery can take time
  • HitmanPro.Alert

    3.5.3

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Hitman Pro: Elite Virus Protection on Demand

    8
    66 votes
    • PROS: Unparalleled Protection From Viruses and Malware, Risk Reduction Processes that Protect Your Data, Simple, Clean and Functional UI
    • CONS: Yearly Fee Might be a Little High for Some Users
  • SumRando VPN

    1.0.0.178

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    SumRando VPN

    7
    85 votes
    • PROS: Simple banner display alerts you when you are unprotected, Free account requires no registration data
    • CONS: Limited features in client compared to others, Unpredictable download speeds, sometimes very slow
  • Social Password Decryptor

    5.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Reveal the passwords to your social networks

    7
    254 votes
    • PROS: Recovers passwords from your social networks, Exports data to HTML or TXT, Simple interface and suitable for all
    • CONS: No advanced options
  • Wondershare Data Recovery

    6.6.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Wondershare Data Recovery is easy to use utility data recovery...

    7
    114 votes
    • M3 Bitlocker Decryption Free

      5.5.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Bitlocker decryption software to decrypt data from Bitlocker encrypted drive

      9
      80 votes
      • Norton Internet Security

        22.9

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        An online security protection suite from Symantec

        7
        3879 votes
        • PROS: Complete suite , Usable and easy to configure , Powerful scan engine , Includes a startup manager, Protects personal data, passwords and credit cards
        • CONS: Installation a bit long , Some advanced features are hidden
      • ZenMate VPN for Android

        2.5.2

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android
        iPhone

        Proprietary VPN software for smartphone users

        9
        16 votes
        • PROS: A free seven-day trial version of this software is currently offered., All data is kept private through the use of advanced encryption software.
        • CONS: A subscription will eventually be necessary to continue accessing this software., This bundle is not currently available in China.
      • Free Folder Password Lock

        5.8.8.9

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Free Data Encryption Software for Personal Computers

        10
        113 votes
        • PROS: The standard version of this software is free., It offers a very intuitive interface.
        • CONS: Some older operating systems may not be supported., There is no version available for smartphones.
      • Bitdefender Antivirus Free 2014

        1.0.21.1099

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Android

        Effective protection against viruses

        7
        499 votes
        • PROS: Not resource intensive, Nothing to configure, Powerful scanner, Modern user interface, Good for inexperienced PC users
        • CONS: Lacking in advanced options, Not ideal for advanced users
      • Asunsoft Windows 7 Password Reset

        4

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Reset Windows 7 Password without data lost

        5
        93 votes
        Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
        #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
        13.6.08037.9Windows, Mac
        25.018737.2Windows
        322.938797.2Windows
        41.0.21.10994997Windows, Android
        51.2.0.0-2015071510656.6Windows