ClamWin Antivirus is a free software project that includes its own scanning engine, focused on the security of personal computers. Thanks to the collaboration of a full community of users, this application manages to improve its efficiency.
The use of this antivirus is focused on the detection of threats on demand, this means, detection of viruses and other malicious applications by scanning the files indicated by the user at a given moment in time, because it isn't possible to use it as a shield against viruses that attack the computer in real time.
The main features of ClamWin Antivirus are:
- Detection of the majority of viruses and spyware.
- Schedule the analysis of the system and also of the hard drive files.
- Frequent automatic updates.
- Integration into context menus.