Emsisoft Anti-Malware - Anti-Ransomware Software
Emsisoft is a dual engine / dual definition antivirus using Emsisoft Antimalware + #1 rated Bitdefender A/V engine. By combining and optimizing the dual engines, Emsisoft has much less overhead on a PC, than Malwarebytes + any A/V combined. According to Emsisoft, they have a 99.9% ratio at blocking CryptoLocker due to Bitdefender's superior behavioral technology.
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Will it run on my PC?
Emsisoft runs on 64 bit Windows systems as of 2021.10 version. See our Supported Operating Systems section below. While running, Emsisoft Anti-Malware uses about 200 MB of your RAM which is quite low considering the 10 million signatures that it must load. If your PC has at least 1 GB of RAM, this will be perfect.
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Supported Operating Systems and Platforms
Applies to the follow Emsisoft Versions:
- Emsisoft Anti-Malware Home
- Emsisoft Business Security
- Emsisoft Enterprise Security
- Emsisoft Emergency Kit
- Emsisoft Commandline Scanner
Supported Windows versions:
- Windows 10 (64 bit)
- Windows 11 (64 bit)
(Emsisoft Business Security and Emsisoft Enterprise Security only)
- Windows Server 2022 (64 bit)
- Windows Server 2019 (64 bit)
- Windows Server 2016 (64 bit)
- Emsisoft Mobile Security
Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and higher.
No longer supported
- Windows 10 (32 bit)
- Windows 8.1 (all editions)
- Windows 7 (all editions)
- Windows XP (all editions)
- Windows Server 2012/R2 (all editions)
- Windows Server 2008 R2 (all editions)
Support ended on June 30, 2021. Existing installations will no longer receive new features through monthly update cycles. However, malware detection updates will be provided at least for 12 more months, until June 30, 2022.