The Best 10 Online File & Computer Virus Scanners

Some antivirus vendors maintain websites with free online scanning capability of the entire computer, critical areas only, local disks, folders or files. Other online sites provide only scanning of files uploaded by users. These online sites use multiple virus scanners and provide a report to the user about the uploaded file. Here we are compiling a list of some useful online File & Computer virus scanner sites.

1. Virustotal – Virustotal is a service that analyzes suspicious files and URLs.

2. URLVoid – URLVoid & NoVirusThanks Multi-Engine Antivirus Scanner.

3. Jotti’s malware scan – Jotti’s malware scan is a free online service that enables you to scan suspicious files with several anti-virus programs.

4. Dr.Web Virusscan [Online Check] – Check files online with Dr.Web.

5. VirusChief – VirusChief offers a free service for online virus scan suspicious files (which *could* contain a computer virus) using several antivirus online virus scan engines.

6. Kaspersky Free online virus scan – If you suspect that a file might contain malicious code, and it is under 1MB in size, you can check it for malware using the free online Kaspersky File Scanner.

7. Garys Online Virus Scanner – Scan your file here.

8. VirSCAN – VirSCAN.org is a FREE on-line scan service, which checks uploaded files for malware, using antivirus engines, indicated in the VirSCAN list.

9. AuditMyPC

10. Norton Security Scan

and more:

ESET Online Scanner

Sophos threat detection test

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