Unlike other anti-malware applications that automatically detect and eliminate possible threats, Emsisoft HiJackFree allows the user to carry out these processes manually. For this purpose, it provides a complete report that allows to inspect various of the system's aspects:
- Active system processes, that are shown together with their ID, its memory consumption, the threads, the priority, the exact location,...
- Port status.
- Applications that are launched together with the system.
- List of system services, together with its location and the kind of start (system, startup, manual, automatic, etc).
It also has an option to maintain suspicious files in quarantine.
The most powerful tool against malware is Emsisoft HiJackFree.