Comodo Antivirus 10.1.0.6474
Comodo Antivirus is a solid, reliable array of tools that provides a reassuring level of security for Microsoft Windows based computers.
It provides quality virus protection, which features an on-demand scanner, 'always on' real-time protection and a continuously updated database of known viruses and threats.
Key Features include:
- Automatic updates for the most up-to-date virus protection.
- Drag and drop objects for instant virus analysis.
- Easy to use interface lets you install and forget: no annoying pop-ups or false alarms.
- Instant One-Click scanning.
- Simple slider to change your security level.
- User-friendly interface.
- Built in scheduler.
- On-access scanning
The user interface of Comodo Antivirus is crisp, elegant and pleasing to the eyes. It allows you to easily alter the settings as per your needs and requirements. All the usual features such as automatic virus definition updates, virus detection, real-time, on demand access scanning, quarantine etc, are all available in Comodo’s solid Antivirus solution.
Overall, Comodo Antivirus is a good, proactive solution to keep your computer safe. It provides a membrane of protection against viruses, worms and Trojan horse files.
System re-store point -
CIS will create a system re-store point before installation and update. This change essentially solves the problem of broken installation.
Creates QualityCompat key as required by Microsoft Meltdown-Spectre patch KB4056892 upon installation and update. Last production version 6420 is fully compatible with Meltdown-Spectre patch in all operating systems.
Internet Security Essentials (Protection against Man in the Middle attacks) is now optional (selected by default) and can be found in Components section during installation.
GeekBuddy setup is completely removed. It was optional and not selected by default. If you don't have GeekBuddy installed and you access Live support, it will launch Geek Buddy chat window in default browser.
"Manual Scan" scan profile now has heuristic option de-selected by default, same like "Full Scan" profile.
In Rating scan, when you see untrusted certificate listing, name will come from "Issued To" field of certificate rather "Friendly name" section. Trusted Root Certificate are listed by "Issued To" field and thus easier to find.
Due to various incompatibilities, "Enhanced Protection Mode" is removed from HIPS settings.
Improvement with file upload issue -
Max file upload limit is set to 128MB.
There are some client side changes to improve performance of back-end; as updates propagate we should see improvement in file submission.
Improved detection of untrusted certificates.
Fixed crash as seen while browsing www.bankia.es/.
Error with Chinese Translation.
BSOD as reported by 'Huolsam' here.
Sometimes unknown certificates could not be removed as found during Rating Scan.
If you disable "check for database updates" option from "General Settings --> Updates" section, Trusted Vendor List update check will also not be made.
There are multiple crashes fixed.