How to Use Free Software to Remove Spywares

  dirace_920 09:38 12 Sep 2006

1. Avast!4 Home Edition
The first one I want to recommend is Avast!4 Home Edition,which is world famous anti-virus software. The developer of Avast is ALWIL Software. Avast Home Edition even can be compared with Norton 32. The scanner installed just under 40MB and six running processes to our Windows XP Pentium 4 test system, and still well suited for older PCs or those with limited system resources. It includes full virus protection in an easy to use interface with free automatic update. The guard also takes so little memory that you almost can not feel it, and, moreover the monitoring ability is also well.
If you are home users and used for non-commercial purpose, you can enjoy it for free. But you need to register as their members every year.

Avast!4 Home Edition Download: click here

2. Ad-Aware SE Personal
In recent years, Anti-spyware and Anti-Trojan software have become the necessary tools to make up the shortage of anti-virus software. AD-aware is famous anti-spyware software from Germany. With the issuance of Ad-Aware SE Personal edition, Lavasoft takes the step against spyware to higher level.
Ad-Aware Personal edition is free for non-commercial use. With brand new Code Sequence Identification (CSI) technology, you will be protected from known content such as Trojans, Dialers, Malware, Browser hijackers, and tracking components. To further protect you, Ad-Aware SE Personal Edition also has the capability to scan and list Alternate Data Streams (ADS) in NTFS enabled volumes.

Ad-Aware Personal edition Download: click here

3. Antiy Ghostbusters
Just like AD-aware, Antiy Ghostbusters is also a powerful anti-Trojan&Spyware product developed by Antiy Labs, which also provides a firewall named AGuard.
Antiy Ghostbusters gives real-time anti-spyware protection against more than 170,000 kinds of Spyware, Trojans, keyloggers, backdoors, worms, hack tools. Adopting original VCS technology, it can capture most of unknown malware threats. Extended memory scanning now scans all modules loaded in a process. Extended cookies scanning smartly detect active cases. It also can be used with anti-virus software together without compatible problem.
At present, Antiy Labs released full functional version of Antiy Ghostbusters 5.1.4, so the trial users also can free scan&remove spywares and update the database without any limitation.

Antiy Ghostbusters Download: click here

4. Avira AntiVir Personal Edition Classic
Just like Germany in our eyes, AntiVir is called”German red umbrella”, which means it doesn’t have finery but provides high quality functions. It comes from H+BEDV which is a security software company with a long history.
Avira AntiVir Personal Edition Classic reliably protects private computer against dangerous viruses, worms, Trojans and costly dialers for free. The product combines first-class detection rates and ease of use with a top performance that protects your computer safely and hardly burdens older PCs.
It also has a commercial version, so don’t worry about the viral code. You can get the latest viral code only if you keep updating online. As quickly as the startup and update speed that many similar software can not compare with it.

AntiVir Personal Edition Classic Download: click here
5. AVG Anti-Virus
At last, I want to share AVG Anti-Virus with you. It is a free anti-virus tool developed by GRISOFT for home users. The program once received the VB100% Award by independent malware advisor, Virus Bulletin. AVG Anti-Virus System spots programs that behave like viruses, locks them up, and puts them in isolation--even if no one's issued an all-points bulletin and corrective code.
It beats the high priced top brand names out there, hands down and is free. The most important is it really does the business, easy to configure and does not slow your machine down. Compared with the commercial version, the free version only does not have a few unimportant functions and 24 hours service.

AVG Anti-Virus Download: click here

  Strawballs 10:00 12 Sep 2006

Good idea but why in the networking forum?

Absolute beginners would be better.

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