WinPatrol cleans and prevents spyware, worms, adware, cookies and other malicious software from damaging or slowing down the computer. It has a reputation for performance while lightweight and crap ware free. Recommended for newly bought or refurbished computers, this security tool was the first to act upon behavioral scanning in order to detect and block infiltrations and Zero-Day attacks.
A help tab is there nonetheless to guide you through the inner workings of this small antispyware tool.
- Improve your system performance and speed
- Detect and neutralize spyware, adware, viral infections, unwanted browsers add-ons
- Filter unwanted cookies
- Detect HOSTS file changes
- Kill multiple tasks that replicate each other, in a single step
- Stop programs that repeatedly add themselves to your Startup List