K7 Antivirus Plus

K7 Antivirus Plus

Average User Rating:
3.3
out of 6 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    14.2.0.232
  • Total Downloads:
    121,147
  • Date Added:
    April 24, 2014
  • File Size:
    178.79MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    438
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/2000/XP/2003/Vista/7/8

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  • 4 stars

    "Very good AV"

    May 21, 2012   |   By JayGullen

    Version: K7 Antivirus 8.0

    Pros

    GUI friendly
    Heuristic engine(System Monitor)very good!
    Good System scan (full scan 40 min.)

    Cons

    Memory used: moderate. Can be heavy on older PCs
    Separate rootkit scanner.
    Struggles with 0-3 day old malware

    Summary

    Has a simple GUI. This AV can keep your system up-to-date with vulnerability options. As far as keeping the system clean, it struggles to keep adware bundle junk out for the most part. Has a separate scanner for rootkits. I'm not sure if the Full scan option scans for rootkits or not. Would be silly if it didn't. System Monitor,their heuristic engine, works great! It caught viruses that the definitions missed.

    For a paid AV, IMO, I've seen better. K7 ,however, is a step on the right direction.

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  • 1 stars

    "Horrible experience"

    September 21, 2010   |   By gleits

    Version: K7 Antivirus 8.0

    Pros

    It looks like it keeps you safe...

    Cons

    3 (!) of my PC's started crashing at random times after I had the product installed. The UI is horrible and looks like it was developed by a summer intern. The firewall keeps you safe by basically stopping all network traffic!

    Summary

    I wanted this product to work... I use Steganos software from another German vendor for 4 years now and I am happy with their products. They had K7 advertised on their website so I bought it to replace Zonealarm/AVG free. Big mistake. My PC's started crashing at random times and the firewall fept me from accessing my home network at random times, even though my home IP range was supposed to be excluded. I tried to make this work for almost 3 weeks, but finally got tired and installed the Zonealarm/AVG free combination again. Now, everything runs smoothly again. I buy a lot of software for both personal and professional use. This one is half baked. Don't use it!

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  • 5 stars

    "I have used K-7 for two years & fixing togo for 3,"

    April 04, 2010   |   By Herkyhealer

    Version: K7 Antivirus 8.0

    Pros

    Very efficent, low cost.

    Cons

    NO cons that I have found.

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  • 4 stars

    "What about with the security labs of K7?"

    August 23, 2009   |   By Postal3

    Version: K7 Antivirus 7.0

    Pros

    Extremely fast motor. Very good detection. Smooth charge system.

    Cons

    All of the detections are Trojan.Win32.Malware.1 Including Worms, Virus, Backdoors... Every malware is called by this labs like I say. Please call Worm to a Worm, not Trojan.Win32.Malware.1.

    Summary

    K7 is very good but without a right database of malware. They ever put Trojan.Win32.Malware.1

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  • 1 stars

    "worst product in the world."

    July 31, 2009   |   By darshan_00000

    Version: K7 Antivirus 7.0

    Pros

    nothing is good.

    Cons

    manufacturer of this antivirus never reply you if there is any problem, like if auto update not working, after 2 months working on net this software not scan any virus or malware etc.....

    Summary

    folk, please don't waste your money in this software, it will not protect your pc, this is just for mentally satisfaction that your pc has antivirus, please buy some else antivirus don't go with cheap or free antivirus.

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  • 5 stars

    "Amazing... Superb.... Best...."

    March 26, 2009   |   By Vvvvvv5

    Version: K7 Antivirus 7.0

    Pros

    Amazing speed
    Superb detection rate
    Best Protection

    Cons

    A little bit of low quality GUI but NOTHING ELSE.......

    Summary

    Though not so popular but according to me if compared with other popular brands it will leave them far behind in performance.......
    A MUST TRY PRODUCT....

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    What's new in version 14.2.0.232
    Version 14.2.0.232 is a maintenance release.
    General
    Publisher K7 Computing
    Publisher web site http://www.k7computing.com
    Release Date March 01, 2010
    Date Added April 24, 2014
    Version 14.2.0.232
    Category
    Category Security Software
    Subcategory Antivirus Software
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows 2003, Windows, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows XP
    Additional Requirements None
    Download Information
    File Size 178.79MB
    File Name setup-eng-av.exe
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 121,147
    Downloads Last Week 438
    Pricing
    License Model Free to try
    Limitations 30-day trial
    Price $27.97

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