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Ad-Aware scans your computer for Spyware and Adware in addition to a few other security risks. The maker (LavaSoft) offers several pay version in addition to a freeware version. The free version should be sufficient for most uses.
Download the free version here: //www.download.com/Ad-Aware-2007/3000-8022_4-10766151.html?tag=lst-2