List of Antivirus Software

Online antivirus scan integrators
Name Comment
VirusTotalAbout 40 different virus scanners. Submitted files can be up to 20MB.
Jotti VirusscanIncludes only scanners that are available for Linux.

Antivirus packages
Name Comment
AhnLab-V3South Korean product
Avira AntiVirIt used to install the ask.com toolbar
Antiy-AVLStandard and customizable products
AvastAwarded antivirus suite
AVGKnown for many false positives
BitDefenderAdvanced antimalware suite
CAT-QuickHealFrom India based company
ClamAVCross-platform antivirus software
CommtouchAntivirus, Web and Email security
ComodoWide range of products
EmsisoftFormerly named a-squared
eSafeEliashim Antivirus
CA AntivirusAlso known as eTrust-Vet
F-ProtIt was a first heuristic scanner
F-SecureFocus on backdoor detection
FortinetOffers also hardware supported scanning
G DataHigh proactive detection
IkarusAntivirus and antispam
JiangminAwarded China products
K7 AntiVirusVery fast
KasperskyWell known Russian company
McAfeeWide range of products
Microsoft MSELow resource usage
ESET NOD32Focus on generic signature and heuristics
NormanOver 25 years on the market
NortonProduct of Symantec
nProtectAlso known as INCA Internet
PandaKnown for Cloud Antivirus
PCToolsAcquired by Symantec
RisingAntivirus and Firewall
SophosTargetted at business use
Trend MicroHome and corporate products
VBA32From Belarusian company
VIPREFrom Sunbelt Software
VirusBusterOffers also customized solutions