Download System Protection - Best Software & Apps

  • AppLock

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Lock away your deepest, darkest secrets

    7
    62 votes
    • PROS: Very effective and reliable protection, Protects not just apps, but also system settings, Keeps photos and videos secure, Two layers of security
    • CONS: Recover to email setting is unreliable, Have to install each app theme separately
  • Smadav Antivirus 2016

    11.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free And Paid Virus Checker From Indonesia

    8
    10 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,
  • Kingsoft AntiVirus

    2010.11.6.318

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Lightweight anti-virus tool with extra system cleaning tools

    8
    429 votes
    • PROS: Real time protection, Automatic updates, Light on resources, Doesn't bug you with tons of messages, Can work with other securiy apps, Includes a bunch of useful tools
    • CONS: Scan speed could be improved
  • Dr.Web Antivirus

    7

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android

    Solid as a rock next-generation antivirus

    8
    79 votes
    • Panda Internet Security

      2016

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Protect your system against viruses, spam and trojans

      7
      60 votes
      • PROS: Entire suite of antivirus and information protection, Easy to use and understand interface, Automated protection, USB vaccine protects against infected drives
      • CONS: Not the most effective antivirus solution
    • App Lock (Clean master)

      1.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      The App Lock system which provides, protection over the private apps with quick and simple steps.

      6
      1 vote
      • Advanced SystemCare with Antivirus

        2013 5.6.4.273

        License
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        Platform
        Windows

        Powerful system maintenance tool with antivirus

        7
        759 votes
        • PROS: Comprehensive set of tools, Actively monitors system for problems, Real-time antivirus protection, Boot defrag
        • CONS: Initial scans are slow, SmartDefrag not integrated into program
      • Avira Professional Security

        2013 13.0.0.2890

        License
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        Platform
        Windows

        Professional antivirus protection against online threats

        8
        194 votes
        • PROS: Very efficient, Protection against antispyware and antirootkit, Low system requirements, Different settings
        • CONS: Few differences between it and the Premium version
      • System Shield AntiVirus and AntiSpyware

        4.2.2

        License
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        Platform
        Windows

        Shield your PC from viruses and malware

        8
        13 votes
        • PROS: Schedule scans, Email protection
        • CONS: Scans can be slow, No interesting/special features
      • Sniper Antivirus 2016

        1.0.0.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Sniper Antivirus(Beta) provides comprehensive protection against threats that affect the overall performance of your system

        8
        6 votes
        • FarStone Total Backup Recovery Workstation

          9.05

          License
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          Platform
          Windows

          Trusted PC Backup, Data Protection and System Restore - Since 1993

          10
          5 votes
          • FortKnox Personal Firewall

            2009 4.0.195.0

            License
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            Platform
            Windows

            Comprehensive protection for your system

            5
            4 votes
            • PROS: Includes real-traffic monitor, Supports filters and rules, Full featured settings menu
            • CONS: Seems a bit complex for home users, Displays constant warning messages during the first days of usage
          • True System Security Tweaker

            1.1.1.2

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Configure more than 400 security tweaks in Windows

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            No votes yet
            • PROS: Almost 500 parameters in 20 categories, Support to undo changes, Password protection, No installation required
            • CONS: Not enough information about each tweak, Some tweaks require a computer restart
          • Smart Surfing for Mac

            1.60

            License
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            Platform
            Mac

            Spyware and web surfing protection tool for Macs

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            • PROS: Gives peace of mind while surfing, Includes a useful filter, Performs system scans, Realtime protection
            • CONS: No indication of what the different levels of protection offer, Updates take a while, Leaves behind components after uninstalling
          • FarStone Total Backup Recovery Server

            9.05

            License
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            Platform
            Windows

            Trusted Server Backup, Data Protection and System Restore - Since 1993

            10
            3 votes
            • SafeDisk standart (English)

              2.00

              License
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              Platform
              Windows

              Data protection system. Allows to create and use virtual ciphered...

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              No votes yet
              • FileStream SafeShield

                2.1.5

                License
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                Platform
                Windows

                Virtual Windows sessions for total system protection

                0
                2 votes
                • PROS: Easy to use, You can exclude certain files and folders, Safest option to test unknown programs
                • CONS: Requires system restart to disable it, It's no substitute for a security app
              • Hold Image

                2.0

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Hold Image 2 is a professional DRM (Digital rights management) system for image copy protection.

                10
                1 vote
                • System Sentry

                  License
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                  Platform
                  Windows

                  If you're having problems with General Protection Errors, screen...

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                  No votes yet
                  • Advanced System Protector - One Year Protection

                    License
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                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Advanced System Protector is the perfect protection from all...

                    7
                    16 votes
                    Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
                    #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
                    17797.5Windows, Mac, Android
                    22013 13.0.0.28901947.5Windows
                    32010.11.6.3184297.5Windows
                    42013 5.6.4.2737597.3Windows
                    5627Android