Free Online Virus Scanners & Security Tests (keep PC free of SPAMS)

Here is a list of Online Anti-virus scanners and Security Test sites.URLs listed for user convenience only.

1. Symantec Security CheckDownload and install Norton Security Scan. It will automatically scan your computer every week, replacing the need for you to manually scan using Symantec Security Check. It’s quick, easy, and best of all, it’s free!

2. McAfee Free ScanMcAfee FreeScan helps you detect thousands of viruses on your computer. Based on the award-winning McAfee VirusScan engine, FreeScan searches for viruses, including the latest known "in the wild" viruses, and displays a detailed list of any infected files. Should viruses be found, FreeScan even provides links to more information about the viruses and what you can do to clean your system.

3. Panda Active ScanCreate a free account to enjoy the benefits of:* Disinfection of viruses, worms and Trojans.* Custom scans.* Scan history.

4. Kaspersky Virus ScanThis free online virus scanner is very powerful and scans your machine very deeply, so it could take hours to complete. We suggest running it during a time of low activity. Take the Kaspersky Challenge and see what malware your current antivirus software missed - you may be surprised.

5. Trend Micro House CallTrend Micro™ HouseCall is an application for checking whether your computer has been infected by viruses, spyware, or other malware. HouseCall performs additional security checks to identify and fix vulnerabilities to prevent reinfection.