5 Best Anti-Spyware Apps

Spybot Search & Destroy

Spybot Search & Destroy

Appsreview Score:
97/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Includes on-demand scanning and real-time protection against all types of malware.

  • Can create re

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  • Includes on-demand scanning and real-time protection against all types of malware.

  • Can create reports for tech support. Immunization tool blocks knew malicious URLs.

  • Startup analyzer.

  • File shredder. Rootkit scan.

  • Registry repair.

  • Boot CD creator.

  • Repair environment.

  • Scans for iOS malware in iTunes.

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Cons:

  • So-so results in malware blocking test.

  • Failed malicious downloads test.

  • Some advanced tools t

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  • So-so results in malware blocking test.

  • Failed malicious downloads test.

  • Some advanced tools totally unsuitable for normal users.

  • Immunization tool is out of date.

  • Modular design causes noticeable lag in response.

  • Many components awkwardly designed.

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Bottom Line:

Unlike its free spyware-only cousin, Spybot – Search & Destroy is a full-scale antivirus, with on-demand malware scanning and real-time protection. It just didn’t do well enough in te

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Unlike its free spyware-only cousin, Spybot – Search & Destroy is a full-scale antivirus, with on-demand malware scanning and real-time protection. It just didn’t do well enough in testing to earn our recommendation.

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IObit Malware Fighter

IObit Malware Fighter

Appsreview Score:
84/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Daily updates
  • Silent mode
  • Spend few resources

Cons:

  • Many features are only in the Pro version

Bottom Line:

IObit Malware Fighter is an antispyware that promises to defend the PC against all types of malware. It has a modern and pleasant appearance. We recommend using it together with an antivirus.

Trojan Remover

Trojan Remover

Appsreview Score:
78/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Comprehensive scanning
  • Two scanning modes
  • It gives you the decision to delete or rename

Cons:

  • Not many configuration options

Bottom Line:

Trojan Remover is a tool that helps you in cases where your antivirus is not able to detect or eliminate trojands that have crept into your system.

Zemana AntiMalware

Zemana AntiMalware

Appsreview Score:
87/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • One of the fastest anti-malware kits currently on the market
  • The ability to protect against zero-da

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  • One of the fastest anti-malware kits currently on the market
  • The ability to protect against zero-day malware infections

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Cons:

  • It is relegated to casual use

Bottom Line:

Zemana AntiMalware is a malware remover (virus, trojans, ransomware, adware, spyware …) that scans files on your computer to detect infection. Next, it will eliminate the threats detected in the most effective and safe way possible.

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

Appsreview Score:
81/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Analysis fast
  • Improved usability
  • Good complement for the antivirus

Cons:

  • Doesn’t offer realtime protection in free version

Bottom Line:

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is a reputable, reliable security app that will scan your PC for threats and malware.