Download Spyware - Best Software & Apps

  • Windows Defender

    1593

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Spyware protection for free

    7
    2635 votes
    • Norton Antivirus

      2014 21.1.0.18

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Destroy malware and protect your PC with the new Norton

      7
      6860 votes
      • PROS: Usable, modern interface , Powerful scan engine, Proactive SONAR technology , Scans your Facebook wall, Monitors system performance
      • CONS: Installation phase a bit long
    • 360 Total Security

      7.6.0.1031

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Multiple engine antivirus protection

      8
      3178 votes
      • PROS: Free and complete, Good interface, Uninstrusive
      • CONS: Turning on all antivirus engines uses a lot of RAM, Clean and Speed Up tools must be used with care
    • SpyBot Search & Destroy

      2.4.40

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Pocket PC
      Windows Mobile
      Symbian

      Detect and remove different kinds of spyware from your computer

      8
      6412 votes
      • PROS: Lots of options, Powerful search, Regular Updates
      • CONS: Updating can be slow, Indiscriminate about files it removes
    • Panda Antivirus Pro

      2016

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Panda Antivirus Pro 2015

      8
      2866 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
      624 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

      6
      19 votes
      • Soulseek

        NS 13c 157

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Free File Sharing for Entertainment Lovers

        8
        1599 votes
        • PROS: Free to download and easy to use, Connect to a vibrant community, No adverts or spyware
        • CONS: Unwanted adware and toolbars
      • SuperAntiSpyware

        6.0.1200

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Keep your PC safe and free from spyware

        8
        1366 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
      • eMule Plus

        1.2e

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Connect to the eDonkey2000 P2P network and share files with others

        8
        5025 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
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Quick and efficient defense against viruses, spyware and rootkits

        8
        1505 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
      • Malware Defender

        2.4.4

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Very light spyware protection pack

        9
        238 votes
        • PROS: Takes you through setup process set by step, Very low on resources
        • CONS: Still doesn't block certain keyloggers
      • HijackThis

        2.0.4

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Check for browser-based malware

        8
        274 votes
        • PROS: Clear and easy to use, Backs up and logs everything, Information on each element, Contains extra tools
        • CONS: Pretty ugly, Easy to delete necessary elements
      • Norton Security Scan

        2.6.0.5

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Free antivirus, protection against Trojans, spyware and adware

        7
        241 votes
        • Panda Cloud Cleaner

          1.0.24

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          A cloud-based malware detector

          8
          115 votes
          • PROS: Simple to use, Lightweight app, Good, additional malware protection
          • CONS: No advanced options
        • Spy Emergency

          10.0.205

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Eliminate trojans, spyware, keyloggers, adware and much more

          8
          161 votes
          • PROS: Provides all round protection, Doesn't slow down your machine
          • CONS: Doesn't pick up everything it should
        • IObit Security 360

          Pro 1.41

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Protect your PC from spyware and malware

          7
          22 votes
          • PROS: Real time, effective protection, Tool for browser cleaning, Privacy cleaner, Automatic threat updates, File unlocker
          • CONS: Some threats aren't explained well
        • VIPRE Internet Security

          Home Edition 2016

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Award-Winning intenet Security Software for Personal Computers

          8
          2 votes
          • PROS: A two-way firewall can be adjusted to offer a redundant level of anti-virus protection, Versions are available for both home and business use
          • CONS: Existing anti-virus software will have to be uninstalled before Vipre is activated, Accessing more advanced features will require a paid subscription
        • RemoveIT Pro

          Free Edition

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Detect and eliminate trojans, spyware and adware

          8
          69 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
        • MacScan

          3

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Detect and eliminate trojans and spyware

          7
          58 votes
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