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Dr.Web Anti-virus for Windows

Real-time protection
SpIDer Guard® resident monitor intercepts all calls to files located on floppy disks, hard drives, CDs, Flash-cards and smart-cards preventing malicious code from getting to user computers. SpIDer Guard driver is highly resistible to external attempts to block its operation, for example, by a specifically designed malicious program.

SpIDer Guard is easy to configure, meanwhile it is a powerful tool for constant monitoring of your computer. Flexible configuration of SpIDer Guard takes into account system load, hardware configuration and sources of potential threats. The resident monitor is implemented as a Windows service so a system administrator can restrict user rights to change of the program configuration. It is especially important for security of corporate networks.

Mail protection - On-the-fly filtering of incoming and outgoing POP3/SMTP/IMAP4/NNTP mail
SpIDerMail® monitor scans incoming and outgoing e-mail on-the-fly before a message is received by a mail client. The virus activity control feature of SpIDer Mail allows blocking suspicious actions typical of mass mailing worms. Experienced users can manually set up hooks of ports used for processing of mail traffic.

Update and scan scheduler
Dr.Web scheduler allows setting required update frequency and schedules of hard drive scan. The application can be set to update once per hour or even once in 16 minutes.

Dr.Web for Windows also protects your computer from adware that often comes along with freeware and shareware applications downloaded from the Internet.

Preventing information leakage
Dr.Web for Windows prevents collection of sensitive information by spy robot modules, key loggers, Java-applets (mostly target online gamers) which can be used as any other spyware to keep track of all activities in the system and send the information to a third party – a creator of the spyware, or its order customer that can be a spammer, marketing agency, scam-agency, criminal or an industrial espionage group.

Protection against paid dialers
Dr.Web for Windows blocks applications designed to stealthily connect a user to expensive telephone services using a modem.

* Detection and neutralization of viruses on hard drives, removable drives and in RAM; * Filtering of spam, phishing, pharming, scamming and bounce-messages; * “On access” filtering of incoming and outgoing POP3/SMTP/IMAP4/NNTP traffic with all components of a mail message checked; * On-demand scan; * Individual scanning schedules; * Automatic updates.

Dr.Web is not an anti-virus only!
Dr.Web for Windows protects computers against Mass-mailing worms, E-mail viruses, File viruses, Trojans, Stealth viruses, Polymorphic viruses Bodiless viruses Macro viruses MS Office viruses Script viruses , Spyware Password stealers Keyloggers Paid Dialers Adware Riskware Hacktools Backdoors Joke programs Malicious scripts Spam Scamming, Pharming, Phishing, Bounce messages and technical spam.

Dr.Web for Windows can be installed on an already infected machine and can cure infected system without resorting to additional utilities. There is an option of updating Dr.Web virus database before an installation, which takes just a few seconds. Installation of Dr.Web for Windows provides you with the latest virus database.

Unique technologies
Origins Tracing™ is a unique algorithm of non-signature detection of malware. Combined with traditional signature-based scan and heuristic analyzer it significantly improves detection of unknown malicious programs. Names of malicious objects detected using the new algyrithm get .Origin extension added to their names.

Efficient rootkit counteraction
Recently virus makers have been implementing various malware self-defense techniques to avoid detection by anti-virus applications – these are so called rootkit technologies. Dr.Web for Windows features a new scanner component to counteract rootkits called Dr.Web Shield™. Implemented as a driver it allows detecting viral objects that hide in the kernel of an operating system.

Correct scan of archives and packed files
Dr.Web for Windows supports most of existing packer and archive formats with any nesting level including multi-volume and self-extracting archives. Dr.Web for Windows recognizes over 4000 types of archives and packers, some of them are not supported by any other anti-virus program.

Reliable protection of your mail!
No infected mail messages will get to your computer as long as Dr.Web for Windows mail monitor is checking your mail for viruses before it gets into your mailbox. It checks all elements of a mail message inlcuding archived attachments.

Most frequent updates!
The virus database is updated as soon as new virus entries are added – as often as several times per hour. A hot update is released once the analytical laboratory has examined a new threat. The global virus monitoring service promptly receives new viral samples from all over the world.

Dr.Web virus database is the most compact one!
It makes scanning process faster, saves time and system resources and allows instant updating. One entry added to Dr.Wb virus database provides detection of hundreds or even thousands variations of the virus.

Low system requirements!
Dr.Web for Windows has extremely low system requirements and is fully compatable with most versions of Microsoft Windows, starting with Windows 95 OSR2 and up to Windows Vista (32-bit architecture only). Dr.Web anti-virus has the smallest distribution file among leading anti-virus products – it is about 13Mb and it requires as little as 12-15Mb of free disk space. Dr.Web system load is very low so it runs perfectly on older machines. Perhaps you have a laptop? Then Dr.Web is your only choice!

Easy to use and administer
Dr.Web for Windows has very simple installation procedure, doesn’t require extra configuration and is easy to use. It fully complies with plug-n-play principle.

Experienced users may take advantage of advanced configuration tools available for every type of malicious programs which allow to scan entire system, a particular drive or any files or directories on a drive. A user may pause scanning process if necessary. Besides, flexible configuration tools allow customizing scanning speed for various types of objects.

Minimum Requirements: 

# A computer running Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Vista (32-bit architecture only);
# 20 Mb of free disk space;
Dr.Web anti-spam:

* Any mail client that supports POP3/IMAP4;
* Dr.Web anti-virus 4.33 or higher.

Product Delivery: 
Electronic Delivery (download)