Emsisoft Anti-Malware Review

Emsisoft AntiMalware Review 2017

emsisoft anti-malware review


Emsisoft Anti-Malware is easy to use,  Scored Very high in malware removal and blocking , AV-Comparatives org places Emsisoft among the leaders when it comes to performance and “Real-World” Protection


First Deep scan took long time, high resources usage during full system scan

Bottom Line

Emsisoft provides strong malware protection against viruses, spyware, infected emails and other malware. and on our best antivirus software list this year.


Price: $39.99

Emsisoft AntiMalware Review

Emsisoft Anti-Malware product installed without

Emsisoft Anti-Malware dashboard
Emsisoft Anti-Malware dashboard

issue on our test systems and it will not require Reboot. After the  installation complete, Emsisoft will update  the antivirus definitions and running a full scan, Surf protection basically consists of a database that contains the addresses of dangerous websites.

When you access a website, Emsisoft Anti-Malware checks if the address is already known for spreading malware, and if so, gives you a warning instead of loading the site.

This feature may sound simple at first, but there is a lot of work involved in keeping the database up-to-date. At the end of March 2015, Emsisoft Anti-Malware knew of more than 160,000 potentially dangerous websites, and more are being added every day. These are categorized into phishing (52%), malware-spreading (31%), exploits (7%), advertising/tracking (6%), hijacking, warez, and fraud.

emsisoft anti-malware review pups
emsisoft anti-malware review pups

Surf protection is the first layer of defense that prevents malware from entering your PC. Tests prove this layer of defense alone wards off a significant volume of current threats, as infected websites are one of the primary sources of infections. In addition, it also protects you against scammers who use fake websites to try to gain access to your savings.

For threats spread through other means such as e-mails, USB sticks, vulnerabilities or downloads, there is a second layer of defense in place:

Emsisoft Anti-Malware is a premium malware scanner to clean and protect your PC from viruses, spyware, Trojans, bots, adware and worms. It uses 2 major scan engines (Emsisoft’s own one + BitDefender antivirus) to find more than 10 million different types of malicious software. Keep your PC clean with the included File Guard and Behavior Blocker features that effectively stop all new infections. The Surf Protection additionally blocks access to fraudulent and dangerous websites.

emsisoft anti-malware review scan method
emsisoft anti-malware review scan method

Emsisoft Anti-Malware was awarded as best in test of AV-Comparatives Real-World Protection tests and MRG-Effitas Real world Tests. Many other independent tests since then like VB100 and MRG-Effitas best performer in all zero-day malware tests 2013, 2014 and 2015, confirm the world class level in virus detection.

The Emsisoft Anti-Malware real time protection uses 3 layers to protect your PC against new infections, The signature based scan will know dangers files immediately when they try to run or are being downloaded from web. New malware definitions (signatures) updates are available at least 24 times per day.

emsisoft anti-malware review alert fileguard
emsisoft anti-malware review alert fileguard

With the awarded unique behavior based malware detection, all running programs are monitored all the time. As soon as a program does something suspicious, it is stopped and alerted. Providing you the ability to interrupt unwanted actions. That provides extra security against new and unknown threats that others can’t catch.

The surf protection prevents you from surfing to malware spreading and fraudulent websites.

Extras: Emsisoft Anti-Malware holds plenty of advanced options for experts to detect and delete malware manually.


Emsisoft Anti-Malware  is an excellent option if you are looking for efficient, anti-malware protection.With comprehensive tool and Features to detect all types of Malware, Viruses and Spyware on your PC and Laptop

Features Checklist

  • Blocking Anti-Spyware/li>
  • Blocking Anti-Malware
  •  Anti-Rootkit
  •  Anti-Phishing
  •  Automatic PC Clean
  •  Full Scan
  • Real-Time Protection
  • Schedule
  • USB Scan
  • Identity Protection
  • Gamer Mode
  •  Social Media Link scan
  • Firewall
  • Email scan
  • Boo-table Rescue CD
  • Support Multiple Device
  • Backup

Product Details

  • Price: $39.95
  • Operating System: Windows 10, 8, 7, XP
  • Money Back: Yes
  • Support: Phone, Live chat

Vendor Details

  • Emsisoft
  • Founded 2003
  • www.emsisoft.com
  • Austria


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