Free alternatives for defense and security

Antiviruses

Avira Free Antivirus

Freeware Avira Free Antivirus

Avira Free Antivirus is a very good free edition antivirus/anti-spyware for non-commercial use. Frequently updated database includes a scanner and a real-time protection. read more...

avast! Free Antivirus

Freeware avast! Free Antivirus

avast! Free Antivirus is a free version of the antivirus program. This version includes the basic functions to combat viruses and spyware. The program includes a scanner, real-time protection, and other basic functions. The manufacturer says that its product is the fastest antivirus. read more...

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Firewalls

Comodo Firewall

Freeware Comodo Firewall

Comodo Firewall is a free firewall for home. The application has the following functions traffic control, defense against network attacks, protection of system files and registry. The program has a user-friendly interface and it is easy-to-use. read more...

Ashampoo FireWall FREE

Freeware Ashampoo FireWall FREE

Ashampoo FireWall FREE is a free version of the paid firewall. The program is able to monitor all network activity, has the ability to configure rules and different modes for beginners and experts. read more...

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Ad Blocking

uBlock

Freeware uBlock

uBlock is gaining popularity free advertising blocker. Fast work, which does not slow down your browser, small hardware requirements for the computer and of course flexible configuration are the advantages of the program. uBlock is available for most popular browsers such as Chrome, Safari, Firefox. Moreover, the program has the ability to add its own filters, as well as to maintain the filters AdBlock. It has a lot of settings and simple interface. read more...

AdFender

Freeware AdFender

AdFender blocks advertisements on the websites. Program blocks banners, pop-ups, unwanted items. The application blocks advertisements in the following browsers Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, Avant, Chromium, K-Meleon, Maxthon, and SRWare Iron. AdFender includes the rapid filters. All these features speed up the loading of web pages. read more...

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Backup Utilities

Macrium Reflect Free

Freeware Macrium Reflect Free

Macrium Reflect Free is freeware for backup creation and disk imaging. It allows the user to backup to local, network and USB drive. Moreover, one can schedule backups. Macrium Reflect Free enables the user to make the restoration of the disc with a Linux Rescue CD and Windows PE Rescue Media (RAID support) and the program supports GPT. Macrium Reflect Free is compatible with the following operating systems Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 (32 and 64 Bit). This version is for home use. Unlike the version for commercial use, the program does not support the creation of additional or differential backups. read more...

AOMEI Backupper Standard

Freeware AOMEI Backupper Standard

AOMEI Backupper Standard is free software for backup and data restoring . Functionality includes the restoration of individual files, of the entire system, hard disk partition or dynamic volume. The program has a user-friendly interface. In addition, it is possible to set a time backups.Moreover, AOMEI Backupper clone or allows the system to transfer SSD-drive or any other, and also that a part or the whole data or a hard disk. The program allows you to set the following parameters the degree of compression, separation method, notices, the use of technology VSS. read more...

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