Download It Security - Best Software & Apps

  • Avast Free Antivirus

    18.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    Free antivirus software that is light, mobile-friendly and effective

    8
    113000 votes
    • PROS: A lighter program that is more efficient, It doesn't slow your computer down as much as previous Avast versions, The starter software is completely free, Their database is routinely updated to maintain your device security
    • CONS: Learning how to use all the features can be tricky at first, Some of the paid features are useless to some people
  • Turbo VPN – Unlimited Free VPN

    1.4.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Free VPN software for mobile phones

    8
    246 votes
    • PROS: A lightweight and extremely useful VPN application., It is available in more than a dozen international languages.
    • CONS: Might not work with slower connections such as 3G., Some users claim that they have difficult cancelling the trial subscription.
  • Avira Free Antivirus

    2018

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A free anti-virus, anti-malware and anti-ransomware program

    8
    15779 votes
    • PROS: The free VPN service alone is enough reason to sign up, Its user interface keeps things very simple, It is very lightweight and will not slow your computer down
    • CONS: The paid version offers the best tools, It is a the free version doesn’t block infected websites
  • Unlimited Free VPN - betternet

    2.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    An app that offers completely free VPN services

    9
    62 votes
    • PROS: It is faster than the average free VPN service, It is genuinely free and is not a free trial
    • CONS: VPN service quality isn’t as good as expensive VPN services, Some of the servers are difficult to connect to
  • Firefox 64-bit

    Nightly a1 14.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Firefox: Free Web Browser for 64-bit Operating Systems

    7
    408 votes
    • PROS: Private browsing protects against tracking, Optional add-ons to customise browser, Separate address/search bars improves browser security.
    • CONS: Some issues with browser freezing
  • LocK-A-FoLdeR

    2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Open-source software to hide and lock folders within a computer

    7
    71 votes
    • PROS: There is no charge to download and utilise this bundle., Very little memory is required for it to function properly.
    • CONS: Developers have discontinued any additional updates., This program will not work with newer versions of the Windows operating system.
  • Smadav Antivirus 2016

    11.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free And Paid Virus Checker From Indonesia

    9
    46 votes
    • PROS: It is a second-layer antivirus that has a very low system impact, Handy for programmers who wish to tinker with and add to their virus protection, Allows you to un-hide files on a USB Flashdisk
    • CONS: The paid version doesn't add enough functions to be worth the money, A small program that adds only moderate protection
  • Hotspot Shield VPN Free Proxy – Unblock Sites

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free VPN proxy server for personal use

    8
    29 votes
    • PROS: Users will not have to pay to access the benefits associated with this package., It is currently offered in at least 13 different languages.
    • CONS: Accessing high-speed connections will require an 'elite' account., There is no guarantee that connection speeds are always fast and networks may be dropped.
  • OpenSSH

    p1 6.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Prevent security attacks on your system

    7
    86 votes
    • PROS: Enables rock-solid encryption, Lots of preferences at hand
    • CONS: Could prove tricky for novices
  • ATF Cleaner

    3.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free Temp File Cleaner For The Security Conscious

    8
    63 votes
    • PROS: Use it alongside CCleaner to get everything, It will clean areas that some cleaners will not, You may deselect some temp files that you wish to keep
    • CONS: It does miss a few of your temporary files, The program could use more features, It should allow you to customize the clean a little more
  • Free Hide IP

    3.8.7.2

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Hide IP is a simple program that can boost your security

    6
    319 votes
    • PROS: Very easy to install and use., Mask your IP for privacy., Choose which country you appear to be from.
    • CONS: Can slow down your connection a lot., Choices are limited on the free version.
  • Free Proxy

    2.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Browse the Internet Anonymously

    7
    462 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
  • Aircrack-ng

    rc3 1.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Assess your Wi-Fi network security with these free tools

    6
    851 votes
    • PROS: The developers keep making very clever changes and updates, All the tools are command line that allows heavy scripting
    • CONS: You need the programming skills to generate your own DLLs , May be used for more nefarious purposes
  • KeyMaker

    2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Simple And Free Key And Password Generator

    5
    88 votes
    • PROS: No security issues and is not a lure for hackers, There is no link between stored passwords and the accounts you use the passwords for, It allows you to cleverly and secretly retrieve your passwords
    • CONS: There has been little tinkering with aesthetics besides a little button shading, Doesn't have a current customer support option
  • WiFi Password Dump

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    How helpful is WIFI Password Dump?

    7
    318 votes
    • PROS: Provides a great deal of functionality given that it is a freely available app, Helpful part of a security regime for things like corporate laptop inspections, Works with all types of PCs
    • CONS: No graphical user interface
  • McAfee Total Protection

    2017

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A virus and malware checker and remover for multiple devices

    7
    449 votes
    • PROS: The virus and malware database is kept up to date by the developers, It has a file shredder for full and permanent erasures, There is a money-back guarantee if the software cannot remove your virus, The Firewall is a strong and modern one
    • CONS: Many of the tools can be found with other paid virus and malware checkers Virus Protection Pledge (VPP) only applies to auto-renewal customers
  • SolarWinds TFTP Server

    8.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Simultaneously and reliably transfer multiple files at once

    6
    33 votes
    • PROS: Simple design, simple to use, Security features
    • CONS: Tools not properly configured
  • OutlookPasswordDecryptor

    5.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Software Designed to Revocer Lost Outlook Passwords

    6
    38 votes
    • PROS: An easy means to find a lost password., It is able to operate with all versions of Outlook.
    • CONS: Anyone else logged onto your system will be able to use the software., Does not work with any other email systems such as Yahoo! or Google.
  • Nmap

    6.25

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    free network mapping software

    7
    101 votes
    • PROS: Continually developed by community, Helps companies find gaps in security
    • CONS: Can be exploited by hackers, Quick DNS lookups
  • iSumsoft Windows Password Refixer

    2.0.1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Get Back Onto Your Computer With This Tool And Paid Service

    6
    38 votes
    • PROS: It is very light and it doesn't have a long installation process, The program has an intuitive interface, It walks you through the process as you use the software
    • CONS: It doesn't always work even if you pay to remove your old password, You cannot use it for Windows 10 devices, It doesn't always allow you to remove the password from the other profile
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