HitmanPro Fast and effective cloud-assisted virus remover that can be installed or run from a portable devices.
Keeping malware off your system and removing rogue, fake or misleading software, dangerous keyloggers and other such threats is not an easy task. Luckily, there are many specialized tools with this goal, such as HitmanPro. It is a powerful application that can detect and remove most viruses that could come in contact with your computer.
Cloud-assisted virus remover
Right off the bat you can notice a great thing about this utility, namely the fact that it uses a cloud engine when scanning. Therefore several antimalware engines are at work to help you find and obliterate any trace of malicious code.
Find and remove threats easily
Another neat feature of Hitman Pro is the ability to run without installation when needed, so it can be used from a portable storage device. In case you wish to keep it on your system though select the option to create a copy of the utility. So you can regularly scan your computer.
The default scan takes a few minutes to complete and you can track the real-time progress and spot any suspicious or dangerous items.
Evaluation and conclusion
During our test, Hitman Pro managed to find a lot of tracking cookies and a couple of suspicious executable files in the Temporary Internet Files folder.
All in all, this application looks and works very well. Hitman Pro can surely prove a great addition that can work alongside a fully-fledged antivirus solution.
HitmanPro detects, identifies and removes viruses, spyware, trojans, rootkits and other malicious programs.
The utility uses its own engine of behavioral analysis and expertise of the file cluster as well as innovative cloud-based scanning technology. Using the SophosLabs anti-virus database. The HitmanPro scanner detects and removes potentially malicious threats with minimal impact on system performance.
Can your antivirus cope with the latest threats?
A new source of malware can be found anywhere, even on trusted sites. These threats can use various techniques to evade antivirus protection. HitmanPro is designed to work together with antivirus protection and uses deep behavioral analysis to search for and neutralize zero-day threats – modern threats that try to avoid detection.
Behavioral detection + collective experience
Instead of using signature definitions to recognize malware, HitmanPro examines the behavior of each file for malicious activity. This approach gives HitmanPro the ability to block the latest malicious malicious programs and viruses before they are identified.
HitmanPro 3.8.0 Build 292 takes 12 megabytes and does not require installation. The program can be run directly from the desktop USB-disk, CD / DVD or remote storage.
HitmanPro allows you to remove persistent threats that are fixed in the operating system, and replaces the infected system resources with secure original versions, continuing to block attempts to re-infection.