ClamXAV
ClamXAV
3.1.2

3.4

ClamXAV free download for Mac
12 November 2020

Virus checker based on ClamAV.

Overview

ClamXAV is a popular virus checker for OS X.

Time to take control

ClamXAV keeps threats at bay and puts you firmly in charge of your Mac’s security. Scan a specific file or your entire hard drive. Set it to scan automatically or run instant checks on suspicious files. It’s entirely up to you.

Silent and deadly

ClamXAV is light on processing but heavy on malware. You won’t even notice it working away in the background - but threats to your Mac will, as virus definitions are constantly updated.

You and your Mac

Whether you’re a home user, business user or education user, ClamXAV provides effective malware protection on a single Mac or an entire network. With generous volume discounts available, it’s a small price to pay for peace of mind.

What's new in ClamXAV

Version 3.1.2:
  • Reduced CPU usage
  • Fix for issues with an empty sidebar and crashing database updates
  • Fixed issue preventing external drives/volumes being ejected during a scan
  • Sentry will no longer automatically scan Audio CDs
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How would you rate ClamXAV app?

311 Reviews of ClamXAV

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5
Dvrndr72b23
28 March 2020
Version: 3.0.15

Most helpful

Worked reliably for years. I don’t mind the price, since such a piece of software requires to be constantly looked after.
(3)
Mikael-B
19 November 2020
Version: 3.1.2
All this whining about fees and then AVG and Avast started to meddle with SSL and selling browser usage data. Be the product or pay a fee. I know what I choose.
(0)
5
didifri
12 August 2020
Version: 3.1
schnell und zuverlässig
(0)
5
Dvrndr72b23
28 March 2020
Version: 3.0.15
Worked reliably for years. I don’t mind the price, since such a piece of software requires to be constantly looked after.
(3)
5
didifri
19 December 2019
Version: 3.0.15
works good
(0)
2
HJRBR
06 August 2019
Version: 3.0.12
I used ClamXav for years. Now I have an issue (Ticket #790366) and no answer for a few days. The eMail: support@clamxav.com does not work to send any notes. Looks that I have to find an other programm.
(2)
DemandExcellence
19 July 2019
Version: 3.0.12
Version 3.0.12 is not ready for Mojave.
(0)
1.5
Macfoto
30 December 2018
Version: 3.0.9
No Deinstallation of ClamX-Engine available. It's like Malware! Sorry, GoodBye ClamX ;-) Use Mac-a-like-Software!
(1)
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hmfwic47
21 December 2018
Version: 3.0.7
I just installed 3.0.8.
(0)
1
Veryvito
23 October 2018
Version: 3.0.7
This is yet another once-great app (that I used to pay to upgrade regularly) that has fallen prey to the subscription model. Sorry to have to uninstall it at the end of this month, but this software model has got to stop.
(5)
4.5
Sparrowhawk
08 October 2018
Version: 3.0.7
£14.99 with the 50% discount and VAT removal (being a company purchase) for 3 computers over 2 years - it works out at a few pence per month. So not free, but so close as to make no real difference. Yes others are completely free, but from experience they also consume more system resources and are a PITA to remove. Here we have a developer who cares about the Mac, who puts real effort into getting a quality program out, and yes, who asks to be paid for his work. Seems fair to me. Not that I'm a fan of subscriptions, but in this case it's almost a no-brainer. The only other two subs I maintain are for JetBrains products and Office 365. In each case for me, the constant updates and improvements, and decent licensing terms have been enough to persuade me to opt in. The UI could do with a little more polish, it's true. Those drive icons are a little too big and don't fit in well with the look and feel of a modern Mac, but to be honest, I don't spend my life inside the GUI of my AV software, so I don't really care too much about that. One thing to note: the scanning speeds, and the ramp up time before a scan actually begins are both hugely improved over v2. A very welcome improvement indeed.
(4)
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3.4

App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • OS X 10.9.0 or later
License: 
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