There is a professional scanner of spyware and malware, free in cases of private use – Emsisoft Anti-Malware. This software combines two basic principles of constructing the work of an antivirus: detection of malicious processes by the method of signature analysis and analysis of the behavior of the analyzed software.
First of all, the functionality of Emsisoft Anti-Malware is aimed at detecting and removing the following spyware:
- Spyware, which provides leakage of confidential information;
- Internet worms, whose purpose is to create an additional channel for spam mailing;
- keyloggers for stealing passwords;
- rootkits – programs that hide malicious software;
For private use, you can download Emsisoft Anti-Malware free. In this case, the basic functional characteristics of Emsisoft Anti-Malware will be available:
- Scanners of two types – AntiVirus and AntiMalware;
- manual removal of spyware with HiJackFree;
- Scanning is performed while the CPU usage is low;
- control autoloading and work of browser plug-ins;
- Scanning network connections in real time mode;
- regular updating of the virus code base.
To install, you need to download Emsisoft Anti-Malware and install, after the installation is completed, the program registers the item in the context menu of the explorer, which allows you to organize quick access.
The built-in antivirus software contains more than 50,000 samples of the virus code and has high reliability indicators along with high analysis speed. To update the database regularly, you need to download Emsisoft Anti-Malware, create an account the first time you start the program to gain access to the antivirus and updates.
It should be noted that it is not enough to install Emsisoft Anti-Malware and install it, a free package implements scanning and finding malicious software, there is a paid utility called Personal Edition for removal.
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|Supported versions of||Windows 7, 10, 8, XP, Vista