-Details: Microsoft Windows AntiSpyware (Beta) is a security
technology that helps protect Windows users from spyware and other
potentially unwanted software. Known spyware on your PC can be detected
and removed. This helps reduce negative effects caused by spyware,
including slow PC performance, annoying pop-up ads, unwanted changes to
Internet settings, and unauthorized use of your private information.
One of the best spyware detection and removal utilities. It can detect and remove spyware, adware, trojans, hijackers, dialers, malware, keyloggers and numerous other nuisances. It runs under Windows. By clicking on the "Download" button, you will be able to view the installation instructions, and how to use the program. More download options here.
Ad-aware detects and removes spyware, adware, trojans, hijackers, dialers, malware, keyloggers, etc. The Standard Edition is free for non-commercial use only. More download options available here. Updated definition file here.
This tool prevents the installation of ActiveX-based spyware, adware, browser hijackers, dialers, and other potentially unwanted software. Be sure to check out the SpywareBlaster tutorial if you need any help.
CWShredder™ finds and destroys traces of CoolWebSearch. CoolWebSearch is a name given to a wide range of different browser hijackers. Though the code is very different between variants, they are all used to redirect users to coolwebsearch.com and other sites affiliated with its operators. For more information about this product, please click here.
SpywareGuard runs behind the scenes to block spyware from being downloaded or run on your computer. It also has the ability to prevent browser hijacking (whether it is your start page or your ability to search using a search engine or otherwise).
SpywareGuard is compatible with: Windows 98, ME, 2000, XP
SpyAudit is a small tool that scans your system registry and hard drive space for thousands of known spyware programs. The results are launched in your browser with detailed descriptions on the findings. The program only provides the scan, it cannot remove any of the detected items. SpyAudit provides a quick and easy way to see if you are even at risk.
SpyCatcher Express protects against next-generation, mutating spyware and puts users back in control of their PCs. SpyCatcher Express enables even novice PC users to remove and block the most insidious spyware automatically, protecting user privacy and preserving PC performance.
When you run a program on your computer, data flows from the hard disk to the program via read operations. The data is then processed and displayed, and finally flows back from the progam to the hard disk via write operations. Sandboxie changes the rules such that write operations do not make it back to your hard disk.
Can be used to:
* Protect your computer from compromises by worms, virus and email-borne malware
* Prevent your computer from being used as a staging point to amplify attacks and compromise others
* Prevent exploitation of known bugs in the operating system and applications running on your computer
* Prevent exploitation of unknown bugs (0-day) in the operating system and applications running on your computer
* Detect and prevent execution of adware, spyware, trojan horses and other malware on you computer User Guide Here
Blocks any attempt by malicious software to add entries to the auto-start menu, change the registry, hijack or install itself into a browser or find any other way to stealthy get itself onto a PC.
Advanced Spyware Remover is an advanced but easy-to-use anti spyware tool that removes spyware, adware, malware, hijacker programs and immunizes them to block future spyware threats that may invade your privacy and even steal your credit card numbers or personal information.
Arovax Shield is the real time monitor which goes beyond what other security suites offer by adding another layer of protection to your system proactively. It runs silently in the background, watching for Malware/parasites that try to install on or modify your system.
Anti-Spyware Blocker can detect and eliminate spyware, Trojans, keyloggers, adware programs, browser hijackers, cookies, spybots, trackware, and other malware, even new and unknown ones, on your PC.
Bazooka Adware and Spyware Scanner detects a multitude of spyware, adware, trojan, keylogger, foistware and trackware components; sources of irritation that antivirus software does not deal with. The scanning process will only take about two seconds and tell you how to uninstall the potentially unwanted applications using simple step-by-step instructions or put you in contact with the vendor for the most up-to-date and safe uninstall instructions.
McAfee SiteAdvisor is a security add-on for Internet Explorer and Firefox that helps you identify sites that are linked to spyware, adware, spam, viruses, browser-based attacks, phishing, or online fraud.
NSIS Media Remover scans your computer and removes installed files and registry keys related to NSIS Media, a notorious malware parasite that serves advertising from your computer. The program can detect and remove 100+ dll files as well as CLSIDs, shell extensions and everything else related to the parasite.
SUPERAntiSpyware is the most thorough scanner on the market. Our Multi-Dimensional Scanning and Process Interrogation Technology will detect spyware that other products miss. SUPERAntiSpyware will remove ALL the Spyware, NOT just the easy ones.
Adware.NDotNet (NewDotNet) is an adware program that associates non-existent domain names with sponsored content. When an end-user enters a keyword into a browser address bar or attempts to resolve a mistaken or non-existent URL, the adware redirects the user to a sponsored page.
Size: 6.1 MB
When malicious software invades your system, the most invasive ones will ensure that they are malignant. They will do this by editing the registry, installing browser helper objects, hijacking the Internet connection with layer service providers and, sometimes all of the above. Assassin was designed to viciously and utterly destroy. Assassin does not ponder nor hesitate to attack any process in which it was commissioned against. Take caution when using this. Make sure you know how to use it before using!
Size: 5.5 MB
Scotty the Windows Watch Dog sniffs out malicious "mysteryware" and parasites that may assault your computer. WinPatrol puts you back in control of your computer so you'll know what programs are and should be running at all times