Online Virus Scan - iYogi UK

Thursday, December 24, 2009 ·

Online virus scan is an effective tool against virus. This tool can be downloaded from the web browser and after execution it will ensure100 percent removal from all kinds of viruses, worms, trojans, and all kinds of malware detected by powerful scan engines. This doesn't ensure permanent protection. For that, you need to take help of independent anti-virus software and install antivirus.

Let's get familiarize with some important online virus scanner.


VirusChief, Online virus scan is not going to replace any antivirus software installed on your PC. It scans individual files on demand only. It offers superior detection rate, but it may harm other files( In rare cases) too. Just enter the file on the browser you want to scan and it will execute the response in just a minute. Best for the average users.


VirusTotal, Online virus scan has been awarded by the American edition of PC World Magazine. It analyzes suspicious files and facilitates the quick detection of viruses, worms, trojans, and all kinds of malware without any delay. Its scanning is far superior than any antivirus engines. As it does real-time updates of virus signature hence more effectual to provide quick removal.

Important: If a user is present in a remote location he can generate e-mails and attach the required files to get delivered to online virus scan for diagnosis. However, the attachment should not exceed 20 MB file size.
At the end, the user will get a detailled report, which will show the statistics of the infected part. It will show the success and failure of online virus scan in terms of bar graph.