Alfa Autorun Killer is a program that will help you to protect your system from viruses. It is primarily designed to prevent your computer to become infected by executing malicious autorun files on USB flash devices or CD/DVD drives.
You can run a scan on all the drives of your system. The program will look for autorun files and infected items, and will produce a report showing you the results, along with a list of the active processes in your computer, Alfa Autorun Killer can protect any of your drives. Then, it will monitor every file written to the protected unit(s). If you believe that a given file is a threat, you can tell the program to look for it in your system, and delete it.
Alfa Autorun Killer also provides a Startup Manager feature, that will show you which programs are launched at every startup. You can remove any entry that you like from that list, and that program will no longer run from the next startup. AAK also has the capability to show you the running processes and services, and you can stop any of them if you want to.
The program will connect to the Internet to update virus signatures periodically.
- It is free
- It is very fast
- Some features are already present in Windows, so it is not necessary to use another program to access them