Download Internet Security - Best Software & Apps

  • Psiphon

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    Free Access for All Internet Users

    7
    62 votes
    • PROS: Provides unlimited use to the entire internet, Easy to install and use, The identity of users is masked and protected,
    • CONS: Using the programme could lead to legal issues, Using the programme could lead to legal issues,
  • Internet Explorer 9

    Windows 7 32-bit 9.0.8112.16421

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Microsoft's browser is becoming more up-to-date

    7
    1308 votes
    • PROS: Faster, multicore Javascript engine , Support for HTML5 and CSS3, Privacy and security options, Performance center for extensions
    • CONS: Only compatible with Windows 7 , Limited catalog of extensions , Too slow and resource-intensive
  • WinSCP

    5.1.8

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Safe, open-source file transfers

    7
    53 votes
    • PROS: Ensures FTP transfers are secure, Supports session saving, 2 interface styles, Excellent security configuration, Pared-down style
    • CONS: Not as simple as other FTP clients, Takes a while to configure security settings
  • Kaspersky Internet Security

    2017 17.0.0.611

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Kaspersky Internet Security

    7
    449 votes
    • PROS: Streamlined and usable interface, Very powerful engine, Wi-Fi security , Extremely configurable , Many additional tools
    • CONS: Long installation process, Resource consumption could be improved
  • Free Proxy

    2.9

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Browse the Internet Anonymously

    7
    766 votes
    • PROS: Browse anonymously on the internet, Make use of far side security devices for more secure browsing,
    • CONS: This isn't an internet service need an existing internet service to use,
  • Adblock Plus for Internet Explorer

    1.5

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Unlock the Web with a Free Adblocking Service

    4
    53 votes
    • PROS: Improved browsing all round, White-list service to support favourite sites, More security,
    • CONS: Can be harmful to sites' revenue,
  • AVG Internet Security - Unlimited

    17.1.3007

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Quick and efficient defense against viruses, spyware and rootkits

    8
    374 votes
    • PROS: Light and powerful, Checks links on social networking sites, A wide range of useful features, Neat design,
    • CONS: Long Installation, Few important new features
  • McAfee Internet Security Suite

    2011

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Stripped-down but extremely efficient internet security

    7
    118 votes
    • PROS: Very clear interface, File shredder, Good parental controls, Network monitoring, URL tools, Installation scan
    • CONS: Long installation process, Interface takes time to get used to, Windows cannot be resized
  • Avast Internet Security 2015

    17.5.2302

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    One of the best antiviruses for Windows

    7
    741 votes
    • PROS: Versatile antivirus, Accessible and user friendly interface, Several tools and settings, Excellent detection of threats, The new Smart Scan feature
    • CONS: High memory consumption
  • Kaspersky Internet Security

    11.8.4.625

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Android

    An indestructible wall to keep viruses out

    7
    18 votes
    • PROS: Cloud system keeps anti-virus up to date, Good anti-theft options , Privacy filter , Great UI
    • CONS: Internet connection required
  • Quick Heal Internet Security

    2012

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Antivirus tool solution against internet threats

    7
    236 votes
    • PROS: Collection of security tools, Clear interface, Easy to use
    • CONS: Fairly basic, Generic appearance
  • SuperAntiSpyware

    6.0.1200

    License
    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
  • Ivacy VPN

    3.5.0.9

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Surf the Internet Anonymously and Privately without being spied upon by governement, hackers, ISPs, DMCA etc

    8
    10 votes
  • HideMe VPN Pro for Mac

    1.7.1

    License
    Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Free and Secure Virtual Private Network Application

    5
    41 votes
    • PROS: Superior levels of anonymity when browsing the Internet, As there are no recorded logs the activity of the user cannot be traced
    • CONS: The paid plans can be a bit too pricey for some users, It can be a bit difficult to set up multiple VPN connections