ClamWin Alternatives for Linux

    ClamWin is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Clam AntiVirus, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to ClamWin and six of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to ClamWin are ESET NOD32 Antivirus (Paid), ClamTk (Free, Open Source), COMODO Antivirus (Freemium) and Dr.Web Anti-virus (Paid).

    This page was last updated Apr 6, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Clam AntiVirus is an open source (GPL) anti-virus toolkit for UNIX, designed especially for e-mail scanning on mail gateways.
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    1. ESET NOD32 Antivirus is an innovative host-based intrusion prevention system that offers a comprehensive scanning solution. Most importantly, it will not slow down your PC, it's easy to use, and easy to install.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      ClamTk is a graphical front-end for ClamAV, an open source antivirus engine for detecting trojans, viruses, malware & other malicious threats. It is designed to be an easy-to-use, lightweight, on-demand antivirus scanner for Linux systems.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Comodo Antivirus eliminates viruses, spyware, and other malware from desktops and networks.

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      The app installs other components by default such as Dragon Web Browser. You must click "Options" during install to deselect those components.

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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      Dr.Web Anti-virus is an efficient tool for constant monitoring of system health that blocks attempts of viruses, Trojans, mail worms, spyware and other malicious programs to get into a protected system from any external source. Dr.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      With VT4Browsers you will be able to use VirusTotal to analyze urls and files automatically. You can change the extension's behavior at any time.
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