June 21, 2016

SpyBot - Search & Destroy 2.4.40

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Spybot - Search & Destroy is a powerful security software that provides comprehensive protection against malware and spyware. Spybot - Search & Destroy is specialize in removing most of the online threats including: Adware files, Trojans, Dialers, PUPs, Browser Hijackers (unwanted toolbars), Key loggers, Rootkits and other malware or junkware files that can infect your computer.

Spybot - Search & Destroy is designed for use by either novice or experienced users. Novices can choose to view additional information on the available features while experienced users have additional tools and settings.

SpyBot - Search & Destroy Key Features:
  • Easy to use interface
  • Very Powerful Scan
  • Basic and Advanced mods
  • iPhone Profile Scan
  • System Immunization
  • Creates Backups 
  • Update definitions regularly
  • Automatic Updates (Premium)
  • Command Line Edition (Premium)

Last Update: June 01, 2016

Current Version: 2.4.40

License: Freeware

English, German, French, Arabic, Argentinean, Catalan, Chinese Simp, Chinese Trad, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Euskera, Finnish, Gallego, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Turkish, Portuguese

Supported Operating Systems:
Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 (32-Bit, 64-Bit)

Developer: Safer-Networking Ltd.

Homepage: Safer-Networking.org

  • problems when bdcore.dll is updated (only Spybot +AV editions)
  • for antivirus updates the proxy settings were ignored (only Spybot +AV editions)
  • has been rephrased the message that is printed when no new updates are available to be more user-friendly
  • for users of the Polish translation of Spybot, updating was broken