Download Spyware - Best Software & Apps

  • AVG AntiVirus Free

    17.1.3006

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Quick and efficient defense against viruses, spyware and rootkits

    7
    4181 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,
  • 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
      Symbian
      Windows Mobile
      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
    • Panda Antivirus Pro

      2016

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Panda Antivirus Pro 2015

      8
      595 votes
      • PROS:Lightweight and unobtrusive, Efficient detection of viruses, Also protects against spyware, trojans and other threats, Full security suite
      • CONS:Limited trial, Not the most effective antivirus solution
    • aMule

      2.3.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac
      Windows

      All-platform eMule P2P client

      6
      83 votes
      • PROS:Easy-to-use search facility, No spyware or adv, Lots of features for tracking download stats
      • CONS:Downloads are slow for new users
    • TotalAV Essential Antivirus

      1.24.22

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Voted Best Antivirus 2017. Free protection against Viruses, Malware, Spyware & Adware

      7
      2 votes
      • Soulseek

        NS 13c 157

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Free File Sharing for Entertainment Lovers

        7
        412 votes
        • PROS:Free to download and easy to use, Connect to a vibrant community, No adverts or spyware,
        • CONS:Unwanted adware and toolbars,
      • eMule Plus

        1.2e

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Connect to the eDonkey2000 P2P network and share files with others

        5
        795 votes
        • PROS:Very easy to use, Produces many search hits, No adware or spyware
        • CONS:Not updated very often, No significant benefits over the original
      • AVG Internet Security - Unlimited

        17.1.3007

        License
        try 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
      • 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",
      • Norton Security Scan

        2.6.0.5

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Free antivirus, protection against Trojans, spyware and adware

        6
        79 votes
        • 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
        • RemoveIT Pro

          Free Edition

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows
          Palm OS

          Detect and eliminate trojans, spyware and adware

          6
          27 votes
          • PROS:Very light on RAM and CPU, Very easy to use,
          • CONS:Doesn't detect anything that other scanners can't, Interface GUI is very basic
        • XoftSpySE

          4.29

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Detect spyware, malware, trackware, keyloggers, etc.

          6
          31 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
          • Spyware Terminator 2012

            Spyware Terminator 2012 3.0.0.80

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Spyware Terminator 2012

            8
            82 votes
            • MacScan

              3

              License
              try Download
              Platform
              Mac

              Detect and eliminate trojans and spyware

              8
              9 votes
              • 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,
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