Fortinet, a market-leading network security provider has made FortiClient Endpoint Protection Suite 4.1 Standard edition available free for everyone. This is one of the antivirus that Virustotal.com lists. Previously, it was sold at $30 and has got very good reviews and won several VB100 awards. This can be installed on any environment – home or office and is light weight with setup file 10MB.
This works on Windows 2000, Windows XP 32-bit and 64-bit, Windows Server 2003 32-bit and 64-bit, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and requires minimal resources. Download from http://www.forticlient.com/download.html
FortiClient standard edition offers one of the most comprehensive security suites for your PC available – including a full range of Fortinet threat protections for PCs and laptops, even when used on insecure public networks. Below are some features. It also offers a paid Premium version with Antispam and logging.
- Antivirus/Antispyware engine
- SSL and IPSec VPN clients
- Personal Firewall protection
- Intrusion Prevention
- Web Filtering
- Endpoint Application Detection
- Endpoint Monitoring and Control
- WAN Optimization
- Anti-Rootkit Protection
- Pre- and Post-Execution Behavioral Analysis (Heuristics and Antispyware engine)
- Real-Time Poisoned Webpage Protection
- FortiGuard update services – Antivirus/Antispyware, Web Filter,Application Detection, Antispam
- Online Forum (self-help)