Alternatives to Windows Defender for all platforms with any license

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  • Malwarebytes Anti-Malware icon

    Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

    Malwarebytes Anti-Malware is considered to be the next step in the detection and removal of malware. In our product we have compiled a...

    Freemium Mac Windows Android Kindle Fire

  • avast! Free Antivirus icon

    avast! Free Antivirus

    The world’s most popular antivirus software. Space demand on the hard disk: 153 MB. Our avast! Free Antivirus often outperforms our...

    Freemium Mac Windows

  • Spybot - Search & Destroy icon

    Spybot - Search & Destroy

    Spybot - Search & Destroy detects and removes spyware, a relatively new kind of threat not yet covered by common anti-virus...

    Free Personal Windows Windows Mobile S60

  • AdwCleaner icon

    AdwCleaner

    AdwCleaner is a free removal tool for : Adware (ads softwares) PUP/LPI (Potentially Undesirable Program) Toolbars Hijacker...

    Free Windows

  • Avira Free Antivirus icon

    Avira Free Antivirus

    Avira Free Antivirus offers basic protection for your computer against dangerous viruses, worms, spy-ware, trojans and costly dialers....

    Free Personal Mac Windows Android

  • COMODO Internet Security icon

    COMODO Internet Security

    Comodo Internet Security is a free, very voluminous and multi-layered security application that keeps hackers out and personal...

    Freemium Windows Linux Android

  • AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition icon

    AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition

    AVG AntiVirus Free, provides basic antivirus and antispyware protection for home users. Virus database updated every day. Includes...

    Freemium Mac Windows Android

  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus icon

    ESET NOD32 Antivirus

    ESET NOD32 Antivirus is an innovative host-based intrusion prevention system that offers a comprehensive scanning solution. Most...

    Commercial Windows Linux

  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus icon

    Kaspersky Anti-Virus

    Kaspersky Anti-Virus offers protection from a range of IT threats and provides the basic tools needed to keep your PC secure....

    Commercial Windows

  • SUPERAntiSpyware icon

    SUPERAntiSpyware

    SUPERAntiSpyware is a software application which can detect and remove spyware, adware, malware, trojans, rogue software, worms...

    Freemium Windows

  • Panda Antivirus icon

    Panda Antivirus

    Panda Antivirus offers real-world protection and a USB drive cleaner. Just install it and forget about viruses, spyware, rootkits...

    Freemium Windows

  • 360 Total Security icon

    360 Total Security

    360 Total Security offers your PC complete protection from Viruses, Trojans and other emerging threats. Whether you are shopping...

    Free Mac Windows

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  • Bitdefender Antivirus Free Edition icon

    Bitdefender Antivirus Free Edition Discontinued

    Bitdefender Free Edition uses the same virus detection engine found in other Bitdefender products. It comes with real time scanning...

    Free Personal Windows Linux

  • Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool icon

    Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool

    Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool is a free software intended to disinfect infected computers, removing viruses, Trojans, and spyware, as...

    Free Windows

  • herdProtect icon

    herdProtect

    herdProtect is a second line of defense malware scanning platform powered by 68 anti-malware engines in the cloud. Since no single...

    Free Windows

  • COMODO Antivirus icon

    COMODO Antivirus

    Comodo Antivirus eliminates viruses, spyware, and other malware from desktops and networks. Obliterate viruses and malware without...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • Dr.Web Anti-virus icon

    Dr.Web Anti-virus

    Dr.Web Anti-virus is an efficient tool for constant monitoring of system health that blocks attempts of viruses, Trojans, mail worms...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android

  • F-Secure Anti-Virus icon

    F-Secure Anti-Virus

    F-Secure Anti-Virus provides advanced protection against viruses, spyware intrusions and infected e-mail so you can surf the Web...

    Commercial Mac Windows

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  • Emsisoft Emergency Kit icon

    Emsisoft Emergency Kit

    The Emsisoft Emergency Kit contains a collection of programs that can be used without a software installation to scan and clean...

    Free Personal Windows

  • Winpooch Watchdog icon

    Winpooch Watchdog Discontinued

    Winpooch is a watchdog for Windows (2000, XP, 2003, but only 32-bits). It detects modifications in your system, so as to detect a...

    Open Source Windows

  • Reason Core Security icon

    Reason Core Security

    Security Software that Removes Malware and Adware Your Anti-virus Will Miss. Free, Fast and Simple.

    Freemium Windows

  • Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus icon

    Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus

    The Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus provides a fast cloud-based virus protection for both PCs and Macs. This lightweight product has...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • VirCleaner icon

    VirCleaner

    VirCleaner Protects computer against virus and threats - RCPsoft.net.

    Free Windows

  • Spyware Terminator icon

    Spyware Terminator

    Millions of users worldwide rely on Spyware Terminator, winner of many awards and high ratings from industry experts and users. Its...

    Freemium Windows

  • SecureAPlus icon

    SecureAPlus

    SecureAPlus is a free solution that protects you from malware & viruses, 100% of the time. You get powerful application...

    Freemium Windows

  • SpyHunter icon

    SpyHunter Warning

    What is SpyHunter and How It Works? As malware continues to evolve and become more sophisticated to avoid detection by...

    Freemium Windows

  • ZHPCleaner icon

    ZHPCleaner

    The software requires no installation process, it allows transportation on removable devices. It could not be simpler, three buttons...

    Free Windows

  • ByteFence icon

    ByteFence Warning

    ByteFence is the ultimate protection against crapware and bundleware that sneak in potentially unwanted programs and ads.

    Freemium Windows

  • Cezurity Antivirus Scanner icon

    Cezurity Antivirus Scanner

    Cezurity Antivirus Scanner is a Cloud Antimalware on-demand scanner that can scan and detect all kinds of malicious software -...

    Free Windows

  • Crystal Security icon

    Crystal Security

    Crystal Security is a cloud-based system that detects and removes malicious programs (malware) from your computer. Its technology...

    Freemium Windows

  • FreeFixer icon

    FreeFixer

    FreeFixer is a general purpose removal tool which will help you to delete potentially unwanted software, such as adware, spyware...

    Freemium Windows

  • Spy Emergency icon

    Spy Emergency

    Spy Emergency is anti-spyware, anti-trojan and anti-spam software that fast and secure removes spyware and other internet infections...

    Commercial Windows

  • NoVirusThanks Malware Remover icon

    NoVirusThanks Malware Remover

    Free malware remover for Windows. Easily detect and remove popular trojans, spyware and rogue security software from your computer....

    Free Windows

  • Security Reviver icon

    Security Reviver

    Security Reviver will scan your PC and identify security threats and vulnerabilities. Security Reviver can quickly and safely remove...

    Freemium Windows

Windows Defender Comments

Its kinda old, but still gets updated. I use this alongside ... -2 Helpful

Comment by s0me0ne
about Windows Defender Jun 2011

Its kinda old, but still gets updated. I use this alongside Avast.

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