WinPatrol

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Portable version available: 

A portable version of this product is available from the developer.

Our rating: 

License type: 

System requirements: 

MS Windows all inc. 64 bit

Download file size: 

1.1 MB

Version: 

31.0

Page anchor: 

Winpatrol

64 Bit compatibility: 

32 bit but 64 bit compatible

Review article: 

Best Free Intrusion Prevention and Detection Utility for Home Use (HIPS)

Pros: 

Comprehensive protection; deals with the problems it finds; a pioneer of heuristic based detection technology. Acquired in July 2014 by the former lead developer of Sunbelt & Viper software with the current status of the product guaranteed.

Cons: 

Alerts can be confusing to the non technical and distracting when they arrive during an install process.

Product type: 

Runs as a stand-alone program on a user's computer

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Download page: 

http://www.softpedia.com/progDownload/WinPatrol-Download-10365.html

Developers website: 

http://www.winpatrol.com/