Next Step of Cybersecurity

Sophos Home is antivirus software for computers at any kind of home. It repels online threats like viruses, phishing scams, malware, exploits, ransomware, and other malicious software. Users are protected from questionable websites with its artificial intelligence.

Unique Sophos Features

Sophos Home boasts its next-generation artificial intelligence that is built with deep learning so it can preemptively detect and block viruses. Most viruses attack without the prior notice of users. This artificial intelligence evaluates any kind of files entering on a computer. It stops a file from executing if the file is indeed a virus. Sophos proudly states that most worldwide institutions have also utilized this artificial intelligence due to its trustworthiness. The antivirus software offers reliable security and privacy services for home computers. It watches out for any new kind of threats. Modern threats like potentially unwanted apps, bots, exploits, malware, phishing attacks, ransomware attacks, rootkits, spyware, Trojans, viruses, and worms are prevented from causing more damage to computers. The secret behind its capabilities comes from searching and analyzing every suspicious behavior as well as observing activities. Everything is monitored 24/7 by SophosLabs for constant surveillance of the latest online threats. 

More On Security

The antivirus software is built for dealing with several kinds of threats. It prevents ransomware from stealing confidential files and getting encrypted by hackers. Most ransomware victims are forced to pay the hacker as a ransom for the decryption key. The antivirus software will initiate a rollback to the computer’s previous condition if it receives questionable encrypted data. The software performs deep virus cleaning that can remove all traces of malware in computers. Users can view their computer’s status with the Remote Security Management feature. It provides convenient system management on the go. They can add multiple computers in their Sophos account. The surveillance system utilizes Cloud Management Dashboard where everything is observable under a web browser. Users can respond to security alerts, modify security settings and initiate system scans. The other security features in the antivirus software are Parental Web Filtering, Parental Web Filtering, Banking Protection, Privacy Protection, and Identity Protection. It secures users whenever they access the Internet.

Getting Ahead Of Online Threats

Sophos Home gives accessibility to Sophos’s business-level security. Users can experience maximum protection from ongoing threats. It identifies the latest threats for creating the most effective countermeasure.

Sophos Home protects up to 10 Mac and Windows computers from malware/viruses, malicious software, and inappropriate websites

Sophos Home protects with both signature based and signature-less/behavioral-based (zero day) detection including on-demand malware scan, on-access malware scan, malicious URL blocking, phishing protection, and potentially unwanted app detection. Users of Sophos Home can easily manage security settings for computers located anywhere from any web browser.

Add computers in seconds, manage policies, and perform scans on any computer under management. The management tools are tamper resistant with auto-logout and password protection. Sophos Home protects users from online threats and unsuitable content. Users can block access to sites that may contain inappropriate content or malicious software.

Unlike other AV solutions on the market, Sophos Home allows you to manage the security of 10 personal computers from anywhere in true simplicity. It's no-nonsense security with the performance of enterprise/business solutions. It also includes customizable parental web filters, normally unheard of with free solutions. All the protection you need, without useless add-ons. And there are no ads, pop-ups, or prompts to enter credit card information.


  • A.I. with deep learning feature
  • Ransomware Prevention with File Rollback
  • Deep Virus Cleaning
  • Remote Security Management


  • More features available at Premium version
  • Requires constant user account confirmation

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