Online Anti-Malware

Check your current system for insecure software.
Secunia Online Software Inspector (OSI)


WOT – Web Of Trust

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Opera – – – – – Other browsers


EFF HTTPS Everywhere

Calomel SSL validation

“Safe Preview” for FireFox/Geko

Uses multiple services

Stay Secure SD
Opera plugin


Bitdefender Safego (Facebook app)
(Facebook and Twitter)

ESET Social Media Scanner

(Facebook app)

F-Secure Safe Twiit

(Twitter app) Facebook scanner and app advisor.

ZoneAlarm Privacy Scan

(Facebook app)

Avira Social Network Protection

AVG Privacy Fix for browsers and facebook

FURTHER READING How to “harden” your browsers.


Cloud based scanners

Herd Protect 

G Data CloudSecurity 

Jotti’s online malware scan
(Uses many Anti-malware databases)

Bitdefender QuickScan

ESET UK Online Scanner

ESET Online Scanner

Kaspersky UK Online Scanner

Kaspersky Online Scanner

Microsoft safety scanner

Audit My PC

(test your PCs security + many other online tools)

More scanners:

Anti-Bot and Hijacker tools
Process Explorer (enable Virus Total)

Submit new/unknown site or suspicious files
X-Ray 2.0
Auto Submit Suspicious Files to Antivirus Analyst

 How to Report Malware or False Positives to Multiple Antivirus Vendors. By Chiron


Report a Phishing URL


AVG Virus submission and False Positive Detection


VirusTotal – URL and File scanner

VirusTotal Uploader (Windows)
Adlice VTUploader

NoVirusThanks Uploader (many other free tools)

URLVoid – Check Reputation of Domains and Subdomains
(Also Scan URLs with Multiple Antivirus Engines)

Quttera Site Check

Sucuri Site Check

AVG site safety check

ThreatExpert – malware Sandbox File scanner

and ThreatExpert Submission Applet

COMODO Automated Analysis System

Anubis – malware Sandbox – URL and File scanner

Wepawet – Analyze web-based Flash, JavaScript, and PDF. (formerly

ThreatTrack (Was GFI, Sunbelt Labs, CWSandbox) on-line malware analyzer

Unmask Parasites site checker


Report malicious software to Google

Trend Micro Web Reputation Query

IP and Advert-blocking

MVPS HOSTS at winhelp2002 (IP blocking at network level)

BISS – Bluetack Internet Security Solutions BISS FORUM

Creator of the original online Block list converter (free)

I-Blocklist (Block-Lists from various authors)

Country IP blocker:

Independent Antivirus comparisons

Virus Bulletin : VB100 award – latest comparative

AV-Comparatives : test reports

Boot Disks/Live CDs/ISOs can be installed to CD or USB drive.
Bitdefender Rescue CD (excellent tutorials)
Avira AntiVir Rescue System
Kaspersky Rescue Disk
DrWeb CureIt!
AVG Rescue CD
 SARDU – Shardana Antivirus Rescue Disk Utility :ninja:

Misc. Free security tools
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free
Secunia Online Software Inspector
MABSOFT Net Tools 5 Over 175 network and security tools in one package.
Comodo malware and security tools

Live Virus maps

 Web Of Trust


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