Secunia OSI Alternatives

    Secunia OSI is described as 'The Secunia Online Software Inspector, or short OSI, is a fast way to scan your PC for the most common programs and vulnerabilities, thus checking if your PC has a minimum security baseline against known patched vulnerabilities' and is an app in the Security & Privacy category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Secunia OSI for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based, Mac and Android. The best alternative is SUMo, which is free. Other great apps like Secunia OSI are Patch My PC (Free Personal), Ketarin (Free, Open Source), Software Informer (Free) and Zero Install (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 11, 2021

    1. SUMo stands for Software Update Monitor. Thanks to SUMo you'll be able to keep your PC up-to-date by using the most recent version of your favorite software !.
    2. Patch My PC is a small portable application that updates third party applications and Windows updates. It’s critical to keep software up to date to ensure vulnerabilities are patched.
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    3. Ketarin is a small application which automatically updates and optionally installs setup packages by monitoring web pages for changes.
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    4. Software Informer is a programme, whose primary aim is to give you the up-to-date information about the software you actually use. Whenever a more recent version of any programme becomes available, Software Informer notifies you and offers a link for downloading the update.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • Solaris
      Zero Install is a decentralised cross-distribution software installation system. Other features include full support for shared libraries, sharing between users, and integration with native platform package managers.


    5. The Linux Mint update manager. Helps installing security updates and new versions of packages.
    6. One of the great things about using open source software is the frequency with which bugs are fixed, security holes are patched, and new features are added.
    7. SlimDrivers automatically updates PC drivers with real-time scanning and cloud technology.

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      The installer contains adware and possibly other malware as well. Be careful during the installation: Forum

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    8. Update Detector is a free application from Filepuma.com that helps you to keep the software on your computer up-to-date. It is so light and only takes seconds to run.
    9. MacUpdate Desktop makes managing and updating your applications easy and automatic. It helps you organize your favorite applications and keep track of them when new versions become available. Download and install new updates. Find out whats new. Stay up to date like never before.
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