Download Virus Checker Alternatives

    Download Virus Checker is described as 'provides automatic check for all your downloads through 68 online anti-virus solutions. Basically the extension sends your download link to VirusTotal service and wait for its response' and is an app in the Web Browsers category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Download Virus Checker for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Windows, Android, Linux and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is VirusTotal, which is free. Other great apps like Download Virus Checker are Hybrid-Analysis.com (Free), herdProtect (Free), Any.Run (Freemium) and Jotti (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 27, 2021

    1. VirusTotal is a free service that analyzes suspicious files and URLs and facilitates the quick detection of viruses, worms, trojans, and all kinds of malware. You can upload files up to 150 MB in size.
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      Download Virus Checker actually uses VirusTotal.
      Negative comment almost 3 years ago

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    2. Hybrid-Analysis.com is a free malware analysis service powered by payload-security.com. Using this service you can submit files for in-depth behavior analysis.


    3. herdProtect is a second line of defense malware scanning platform powered by 68 anti-malware engines in the cloud.

      Discontinued

      The program is currently not available on the official website: the download option was removed at the beginning of 2017. Last version, 1.0.3.9, released in December 2014, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.

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    4. Interactive malware hunting service. Any environments ready for live testing most type of threats. Without install. Without waiting.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      Jottis malware scan is a free online service that enables you to scan suspicious files with several anti-virus programs. Scanners used are Linux versions; detection differences with Windows versions of the same scanners may occur due to implementation differences.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Based on the success of our PhrozenSoft VirusTotal Uploader, Phrozen Software is proud to introduce Winja, which provides even greater malicious file scanning and monitoring capabilities.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      Malwr is a free malware analysis service and community launched in January 2011. You can submit files to it and receive the results of a complete dynamic analysis back.

      Discontinued

      See notice at website: https://malwr.com/
      "Malwr is coming back soon!"

    5. pestudio implements a rich set of features that is especially designed to retrieve every single detail of any executable file. Results are checked against the Microsoft specification.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      Joe Sandbox detects and analyzes potential malicious files and URLs on Windows, Android, Mac OS, Linux, and iOS for suspicious activities. It performs deep malware analysis and generates comprehensive and detailed analysis reports.
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    6. PPEE (Professional PE file Explorer) allows analysis of malformed and crafted PE files, making it handy for reverse-engineering, malware researchers and more.
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