Scanning Options and Extra Tools: Winner – SUPERAntiSpyware
MBAM’s scanner can terminate IE during removal process, scan memory and registry objects, run a quick or full system scan, an option to scan all local hard-disk or selected drive/partition, the scanner offers extra and heuristic method of scan, manage quarantine items, ignore a detection by sending it to Ignore List, pause and stop the scanner and to send the scan result to its Threat Center for statistical purpose.
SAS scanner is more customizable than MBAM because it has all the options that MBAM scanner can do and the following: report false positive within the program after a scan, ignore files larger than 4MB during scan, ignore non-executable files, scan only known file types and tracking cookies, scan for ADS, resolve shortcut links during scan, customized scan by not scanning memory, registry, cookies etc while scanning a folder or partition, and option to exclude file or path to scan.
SAS is offering a lot of repair tools while MBAM is only offering one tool: FileASSASSIN. FileAssassin will delete files on reboot and available a standalone tool for users who do not have MBAM. The repair tools in SAS are quite useful if the malware has changed or removed system settings.