Ad-Aware is an adware and malware removal tool that offers real-time protection against spyware, trojan, rootkit, hijackers, key-loggers, and more! It is a free anti-malware software for Windows that scans the PC for stealthy spyware and malware and helps in deleting those insidious programs.
Features of Ad-Aware – Free Adware and Malware Removal Tool
- Provides a core Malware Protection engine.
- Ad-Aware has an integrated real-time process called “Ad-Watch Live! Basic”, which continuously monitors the computer for malicious processes and infected programs. If it detects any such programs, it blocks them immediately and prevents them from further infiltrating the system., thereby protecting the computer from threats of any kind.
- The software is based on Genotype Detection Technology.
- It provides support for behavior-Based Heuristics Detection, which finds and blocks all unknown and emerging threats to your PC.
- Ad-aware has also a built-in Rootkit Removal System that protects you from hidden threats and stealth attacks by rootkits which are commonly designed to gain access to computers by avoiding detection.
- There is also “The Neutralizer” which helps in combating malware that attempts to restore itself even after rebooting your system.
- Ad-aware also provides a “Download Guard” for Internet Explorer to notify you of any malicious files that try to infiltrate.
- Ad-Aware intelligently cleans your system by removing all traces of the infection.
- Ad-Aware does not affect the computer performance as it is not resource intensive.
- It is easy to install & Use.
- Ad-aware also scans any external device that you connect to your PC for an additional layer of security.
- You can also perform an immediate scan by right clicking any file or folder.
- Ad-aware also offers security from the prying virtual eyes on the internet by making it easy to clear all traces of your online activities from the browser through Tracksweep.
There are also Plus and Pro versions that offer more comprehensive protection. Ad-Aware is currently offered free on registration.
Ad-Aware can run on Windows 7 (32 and 64-bit), Windows Vista (32 and 64-bit), Windows XP (32-bit) and Windows 2000. It is available in English, French, German, Japanese, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Italian, Dutch, Spanish, Portuguese and Swedish languages.
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