VirusTotal Uploader Portable
An antivirus software is a must have nowadays to keep your computer away from viruses, malware, or other malicious threats that may comprise your system security.
Since Internet threats are continually evolving, some viruses cannot be detected by dedicated tools. and operate in a stealth mode for causing damage to your PC.
This is why small utilities, like VirusTotal Uploader Portable, have been developed to help you check the integrity of a running process, file, or URL via an online service system, which offers support for a wide range of antivirus solutions, such as Comodo, Emsisoft, Avast, AVG, ESET-NOD32, Ikarus, Panda, Symantec, TheHacker, TotalDefense, TrendMicro, and many more.
Since this is the portable version of the program, it is important to mention that it doesn’t leave any traces in the Windows Registry.
You can copy it on any USB flash drive or other devices, and take it with you whenever you need to check if files or utilities installed on your system are malicious or not, without having to go through installation steps.
VirusTotal Uploader Portable sports a clean and simple interface pointing out to the fact the accent doesn’t fall upon the looks of the tool but rather on its functionality.
The utility reveals a list with all processes that are currently running on the system, and lets you sort them by name or ID number.
One of the best features included in this app enables you to specify the files to be sent for further analysis. You can import items using the built-in browse function or submit a URL for analysis.
At the end of the scanning operation, you are offered details about the malicious behavior of the current file analyzed by the antivirus systems via your default web browser.
When it comes to configuration settings, you can make VirusTotal Uploader Portable do not store downloaded files on the disk, download files to the temporary folder and remove them later, or manually specify the target location.
During our testing we have noticed that the scanning process is accomplished pretty fast and without errors. It doesn’t stress up the CPU and memory, so the overall performance of the computer is not hampered.
All in all, VirusTotal Uploader Portable offers a simple yet reliable software solution for helping you scan files using multiple antivirus engines, and is suitable for rookies and professionals alike.