Anti-Spyware Solution for Your PC

The following anti-spyware solutions are for PCs running the Windows operating system.

ITS recommends the following anti-spyware solutions for your PC depending on where and who owns the computer.

Unlike anti-virus software, you may install more then one anti-spyware program on your computer. With two programs, one would catch spyware that the other misses. In most cases, a combination of MalwareBytes Anti-Malware (MBAM) and SUPERAntiSpyware has proven to be very effective in cleaning out spyware.

For UH faculty/staff using a UH owned computer

  • McAfee VirusScan Enterprise 8.8
  • ITS has site-licensed this anti-virus with integrated anti-spyware software for UH campus computers (purchased with UH funding and/or UH decaled). The software may be downloaded from
    This license also covers one personal home computer for UH faculty, staff and students.

For all non-UH owned computers (UH students and affiliates; UH faculty/staff personal home computers)

Please contact the ITS Help Desk for help with questions or problems running the above software.

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Article ID: 670
Created: Wed, 22 Nov 2006 2:30pm
Modified: Fri, 27 Mar 2015 4:54pm