Here is a list of downloadable Virus scanners & Software.
These links take you off of JcT.ca website and we are not responsible for any issues or problems that may occur from using them.
If you need help with any them please call us (Preferably before something goes horribly wrong!).
Please read and follow all precautions and instructions on the individual sites.
!!! Before Proceeding with any of this be sure to have a Full BACKUP of Your System!!!
Please read all instructions during the installation(s) especially where there are Check ( )Marks as most of these programs will try to get you to install additional software and / or change your home / search Engines / page(s) if you are not paying attention.
KNOW WHAT YOU’RE CLICKING ON! (READ!!)
Programs that we use on a regular basis
Please note that JcT Computer Services offers special pricing on Panda Cloud and other Panda Products. Please contact us for more info about consulting, purchasing and installing / configuring Panda Products.
Panda SafeDisk – Create bootable CD or USB drive for off line scanning to get rid of hard to find rootkits etc…
Other Panda Tools – Additional Panda Tools such as Panda Cloud Cleaner online scanner
Malware Bytes – (Direct Download Link) Very good free version available for temporary scans. Also a Paid version available if you are not already running something else like Panda Cloud
These ones were Recommended from Telus as a result of a report of suspicious activity:
Please scan **all** computers using the internet connection with one of the following tools. If nothing is detected and/or removed, please scan again using another tool.
- a) Hitman Pro Online Scanner * – Approximately 5 – 10 Minutes to scan.
- b) Norton Power Eraser * !! – Approximately 10 minutes to scan. Reboot required
!! Be Careful with this one. Most of what it found and marked as “BAD” on my system were valid programs !!
- c) Microsoft Safety Scanner * (Downloaded file expires 10 days after downloading) Several hours for a full scan
- d) McAfee Stinger * – Approximately 2 – 5 Minutes to scan.
32-bit download link only (Still runs on 64-bit OS). 64-bit download link did not seem to work.
- e) F-Secure Online Scanner * – Approximately 10 – 15 Minutes to scan
(NOTE: Please run the above scans on the full scan settings rather than the quick settings)
Additional “Recommended Links” pages