Download Security Utilities - Best Software & Apps

  • Windows 7 Service Pack 1

    (SP1)

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The first big system update for Windows 7

    6
    413 votes
    • PROS: Improvements in security and stability, New RemoteFX and Dynamic Memory features
    • CONS: Some features are not really visible to the user
  • ZenMate VPN for Chrome

    5.4.6

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Web Apps

    Excellent proxy switcher add-on

    7
    1956 votes
    • Fingerprint Pattern App Lock

      2.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Free Security Download for Selective App Management

      -
      No votes yet
      • PROS: Free download , Simple interface , Requires certain phone models
      • CONS: Limited functions
    • Windows XP Service Pack 3

      (SP3)

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      The latest major update for Windows XP

      7
      2353 votes
      • PROS: Includes new Management Console, Improves Wifi security
      • CONS: No major usability improvements
    • Windows 7 Service Pack 1

      (SP1) 64-bit

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      The first big system update for Windows 7

      7
      301 votes
      • PROS: Improvements in security and stability, New RemoteFX and Dynamic Memory features
      • CONS: Some features are not really visible to the user
    • Sandboxie

      5.14

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Avoid viruses, phishing and more...

      7
      213 votes
      • PROS: Provides you with a safe testing environment, Works discreetly in the background, Excellent documentation
      • CONS: May not be compatible with all programs
    • ZenMate VPN for Android

      2.3.7

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Proprietary VPN software for smartphone users

      10
      5 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.
    • Service Pack 1 for Windows XP

      1.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Get Started with An Essential Windows XP Improvement

      7
      83 votes
      • PROS: Large security upgrades, Adds USB 2.0 support, Bundles individual patches,
      • CONS: Lengthy install time,
    • ATF Cleaner

      3.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A Free Temp File Cleaner For The Security Conscious

      7
      50 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,
    • Google Authenticator

      2.49

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Protect your Google Account

      7
      5 votes
      • PROS: Extra security, Easy setup
      • CONS: None
    • Send Anywhere

      2.5.31.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free and intuitive file-sharing service

      10
      2 votes
      • PROS: A fast and efficient means to send files in a real-time scenario., The addition of a one-time key offers higher levels of security.,
      • CONS: Will not work with older operating systems., Only three languages (including English) are supported.
    • My Lockbox

      3.8.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Hide your files from other users

      7
      181 votes
      • PROS: Easy to set up, Keeps your sensitive files away from other users
      • CONS: No encryption, Existence might make people suspicious!
    • OkayFreedom VPN

      1.6.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free private browsing and torrent service

      7
      137 votes
      • PROS: Free option , Great service ,
      • CONS: Extremely limited basic package , One user accounts
    •  CM Free VPN

      1.0.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A Fantastic Free VPN Service For Your Smartphone

      -
      No votes yet
      • PROS: Increase the security of your web browsing sessions, Fast web browsing when you consider the average speed of free VPN services,
      • CONS: If you complete VIP tasks you only get VIP credit and not permanent VIP use, The service would be far more valuable if they had more servers and IP addresses,
    • UltraSurf Security, Privacy & Unblock VPN

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free and Fast VPN with Premium Features

      -
      No votes yet
      • PROS: Works exceedingly well , No sign-up or registration needed,
      • CONS: Certain browsers such as Firefox may need manual configuration , More of a proxy than a VPN
    • VyprVPN

      2.12.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      VyprVPN – Best free VPN service to unblock sites, wifi hotspot privacy protection, and Internet security.

      -
      No votes yet
      • ESET Smart Security

        2017

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Full spectrum home computing security

        7
        189 votes
        • PROS: Anti virus, anti phishing, anti malware, anti spam and mobile security all in one, Cover all your devices for one low price
        • CONS: Not free software
      • Mac OS X 10.6.8 Update

        1.1

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Update Snow Leopard to 10.6.8

        4
        129 votes
        • PROS: Fixes security problems, Removes MacDefender
        • CONS: Doesn't add any new features
      • AccessDiver

        4.281

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A set of utilities to analyse security flaws in your website

        6
        47 votes
        • Windows XP Service Pack

          (IT Pros and Developers) 2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Free Updates and Fixes for Windows Operating Systems

          7
          325 votes
          • PROS: It's easy to install and the process can be completed in minutes., Essential security updates have been included within this version.,
          • CONS: The operating system itself is slightly out of date., This service pack is not likely to protect against more recent and advanced threats from the Internet. ,
        Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
        #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
        15.4.619567.4Windows, Mac, Web Apps
        2(SP3)23537Windows
        3(SP1) 64-bit3016.5Windows
        4(IT Pros and Developers) 23256.5Windows
        5(SP1)4136.3Windows