AntiVirus/Malware Tools

Here is a pretty good list of Antivirus and Malware Detection/Removal Tools.

  • Ad-Aware- Anti-malware
  • A-Squared Free- Anti-malware
  • Anti-Malware Toolkit- A program that automatically downloads all of the recommended programs to help users clean their computers.
  • Avast – Free Antivirus home editions for Windows or Linux. I use the Windows version.
  • AVG Software- A Great free AV / Anti-Malware solution.
  • Bitdefender 60 second Antivirus - Very fast virus check.
  • Blink- Comprehensive Antivirus and Anti-malware.
  • BotHunter – Checks your network for Botnet Activity.
  • ComboFix- Removes hard to remove malware.
  • Comodo- The awesome firewall company now makes a complete free internet security suite.
  • Counter Spy – Sunbelt Software offer’s a free trial of this popular software.
  • Cyberdefender- All in one Anti-virus and Anti-malware.
  • D7 - Awesome all-in-one Malware removal & Windows Repair tool.
  • DrWeb CureIt- Free DrWeb Antivirus/Antimalware program.
  • FreeFixer – malware cleaner
  • GMER – Rootkit Detector and Remover.
  • HitmanPro – All Around Malware Remover.
  • IOBit Security 360 – Free Malware Removal includes real-time protection.
  • OTL -  Oldtimer’s Listit malware removal tool ———————–***Portable***
  • Malware Bytes- Another Malware Removal Tool.
  • Microsoft Security Essentials – AV and Anti-malware freebie from Microsoft
  • Pandasecurity’s Anti-Rootkit- Free Anti-Rootkit software.
  • Rkill – kills processes, malware included.
  • Roguefix- Rogue scanner and Fake Warning removal tool.
  • RogueKiller – Malware detector and remover.
  • SecureIT Internet Security Suite – A full Free Security Suite
  • SmitFraudFix- Malware detector/remover.
  • Spybot Search and Destroy- Anti-malware that scans for infection.
  • Spyware Doctor- A link to Google Pack, I recommend grabbing the free Spyware Doctor.
  • Spyware Blaster- Anti-malware program that prevents infection.
  • Super-Antispyware- Super anti-malware remover. Portable version available.
  • Threatfire- Anti-Malware/Antivirus.
  • UVK – Ultra Virus Killer, Works great at what the name says.
  • Vundofix- VundoFix is a freeware removal tool for many of the known variants of Trojan.Vundo, Trojan.Conhook and other similar infections.
  • WinPatrol- Monitors your registry and startups and more to prevent infection.
  • WinPatrolToGo – Analyze what’s installed and running on any computer! – - – ***Portable***
  • WinPooch- Open Source Anti Spyware and Anti Trojan that also makes ClamWin A-V a realtime scanner.