AppGuard is described as 'software blocks malware attacks that your existing anti-virus/spyware cannot yet detect. Cyber criminals modify the malicious code they buy off the Internet so your AV/AS can not detect it, which is disturbingly easy. AppGuard does not rely on signatures'. There are seven alternatives to AppGuard for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Windows Server 2008 R2, CentOS and Windows Server 2003. The best alternative is VoodooShield, which is free. Other great apps like AppGuard are OSArmor, Carbon Black Protection, NoVirusThanks EXE Radar Pro and Applocker.
AppGuard is mainly a Anti-Malware App but alternatives to it may also be Anti-Virus Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of AppGuard.
NoVirusThanks EXE Radar Pro is a useful Windows OS utility designed to alert a user everytime an unknown process tries to run in the system. The end user is able to whitelist, blacklist, allow once, block once or block + delete the executable attemping to load.
Faronics Anti-Executable ensures workstation protection and productivity by allowing only approved programs to run. Any other programs – whether malicious, unlicensed, or simply unwanted – are blocked from ever executing.
Ultra Adware Killer is a powerful adware and malware remover for Windows, which has the ability to scan all the users in a system. This can save you lots of time logging in to other user accounts and performing the scan again.