RSS Feed

Please wait while my feed loads

See more posts...


Subscribe to either one of our two newsletters for regular updates and information

Downloads newsletter

This is a weekly newsletter with download news, updates and other information

This is a monthly newsletter with software store information, offers and deals

Comodo Antivirus

Detect, block and remove malware from your PC with this free antivirus tool

by Mike Williams

Our Rating:
Your Rating:
Login to rate
Based on 12 ratings
License: Freeware
Operating Systems: Windows 10, Windows 7 (32 bit), Windows 7 (64 bit), Windows 8, Windows Server, Windows Vista (32 bit), Windows Vista (64 bit), Windows XP

210MB free hard drive space

Languages: English, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Russian, Spanish, Swedish
Software Cost: Free
Date Updated: 08 September 2015
Watchlist: Add download to my watchlist
Downloads To Date: 15906
Developer: Comodo
RSS News Feed:
Twitter Feed:
Back in stock! Buy Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Premium v2 with a 1-PC LIFETIME license, only $27.95, from
Comodo Antivirus v8.2.0.4674
Detect, block and remove malware

Comodo Antivirus is a powerful antivirus tool that uses multiple layers of protection to keep your PC malware-free.

A behavioural scanning system watches running processes for suspect behaviour, for example, uncovering even zero-day threats before they can cause any damage.

Cloud-based whitelisting and detection systems improve accuracy, cut false positives, and deliver a faster response to new malware.

Back on your own PC, Comodo's Defense+ technology alerts you to applications that behave suspiciously. And if you download a program which you're not entirely sure is safe, then using Comodo's Sandbox allows you to run it in an isolated environment, where it won't be able to affect the rest of your PC.

Of course you also get a strong core antivirus engine, which scans all the files you access to detect and remove incoming threats. Explorer integration allows you to scan selected files, folders or entire drives from a right-click menu option, while the scheduler runs regular scans, even when you're not around.

New features this time include an auto-sandboxing policy, which by default keeps dubious programs isolated from your PC.

If this doesn't suit your needs, no problem: it's now possible to set up your own auto-sandboxing rules, using parameters like file reputation and origin.

Comodo Antivirus 8 now takes advantage of hardware virtualisation when available, allowing the program to operate at the hypervisor level.

An improved Viruscope makes it easier to monitor your system for unwanted applications.

Comodo Antivirus logs events to the Windows Event Logs, useful when you're troubleshooting.

This all comes packaged in a flat-look interface, which has also been redesigned to simplify navigation.

What's new in 8.2?

-  Support improvements for Microsoft Windows 10 official release.
- We have addressed many issues reported by our users in this release. Here are a selected few:
- Network firewall is not functioning properly after update from Windows 7 to Windows 10
- Cycle BSOD on Windows 10 x86 with CIS in proactive security
- Sandbox doesn’t support junction points
- Application that launched by 'LNK'-file is absent in File List


Comodo Antivirus is a powerful antivirus tool, highly configurable and with plenty of interesting features. You won't necessarily be able to get by with the default settings, though - this isn't an "install and forget" program. You'll need to monitor closely what the program is doing to get the best results, so it's really not for security beginners

Your Comments & Opinion
Related Download Articles
Avira Free AntiVirus 2015

Avira Free AntiVirus 2015 v15.0.13.202

Free, for personal-use only

Keep your PC safe from malware with Avira's latest release

 Comodo Internet Security Premium v

Comodo Internet Security Premium v8.2.0.4703


Keep hackers firmly locked out of your PC

Comodo Mobile Security 2.1

Comodo Mobile Security 2.1


 Keep your Android device free from viruses whilst benefiting from other security features

Other Download Articles From This Category
RegRun Reanimator

RegRun Reanimator

Free, for personal-use only

Detect and remove tricky malware, adware, rootkits and more


AdwCleaner 5.012


A small but powerful browser toolbar remover

Comodo IceDragon 40

Comodo IceDragon


A secure web browser based on a Mozilla core

Password Safe 3.37

Password Safe 3.37


Secure password manager which helps to keep your login details safe.

From Softwarecrew

Please wait while my feed loads

See more posts...

Our Price: $22.95
RRP: $29.95
Saving 23%
Buy Now

Spotlight: Free Full Software

WhatsApp Messenger 2.12.7

Free Full Commercial Software

WhatsApp Messenger is the world's most popular instant messaging app for smartphones.

You can use it to send and receive text and voice messages, photos, videos, even call your friends in other countries, and because it uses your phone's internet connection it might not cost you anything at all (depending on whether you'll pay data charges).

It's easy to set up and use. There's no need to create and remember new account names or pins because it works with your phone number, and uses your regular address book to find and connect you with friends who use WhatsApp already.

You can talk one-to-one or in group chats, and because you're always logged in there's no way to miss messages. Even if your phone is turned off, WhatsApp will save your messages and display them as soon as you're back online.

There's plenty more (location sharing, contact exchange, message broadcasting) and the app is free for a year, currently $0.99/ year afterwards.

Version 2.12.7 brings:

• Starred Messages