The ITS Help Desk recommends the following spyware detection and removal programs for the Windows operating systems. Running multiple spyware removal programs is also recommended.
- Windows Defender - Click here for download, installation and usage instructions
- Malwarebytes Anti-Malware - Click here for download, installation and usage instructions
NOTE: Malwarebytes is for home and personal use only. This software is not site licensed for University of Iowa campus computers. Spybot Search & Destroy and Windows Defender are freeware and can be used for both home and University of Iowa campus computers.