Home Use for Faculty, Staff, and Students For members of the University community who need antivirus/anti-malware for personal machines, Sophos has a FREE Home version.
Sophos is an antivirus program designed to prevent viruses from infecting your computer, as well as remove viruses that have already infected your computer.
In order to accomplish these tasks, Sophos must be able to detect the latest viruses, which means that the program must be up to date with the latest virus identity files, or IDEs.
Metascan Client is for endpoints running Windows 8, Windows 7 and Windows Vista.
Its is a server application for scanning files with multiple antivirus software.
Enforce your web, application, device and data policies with ease, thanks to seamless integration within the endpoint agent and the management console.
University IT staff can install Sophos Central on University-owned machines.
The Microsoft Safety Scanner is a free downloadable security tool for the Windows user and provides on-demand scanning and helps remove viruses, spyware, and other malicious software. is one fine scanner to use when you feel the need for a second opinion.
The Microsoft Safety Scanner expires 10 days after being downloaded. The latest version also scans for rootkits and the BIOS for Bioskits. Clam Win is a Free Antivirus program for Microsoft Windows.
The application does not provide anti-virus databases update feature. You need to register here first in order to get access to the download link.
Norman Malware Cleaner is another standalone on-demand malware remover that does not need to be installed.
Some of them are standalone, while some of them, you may need to install.