Sophos Home Free

  • Freeware
  • In English
  • Scanned
  • 3.13
  • (6.64 K Downloads)

Sophos home free is one of the leading security solutions that offer enterprise-level of protection against various threats like viruses, malware, ransomware, and phishing websites that attempts to steal your personal information. Created by data scientists at Sophos lab, this antivirus utilizes the award-winning technology to provide seamless protection and keep the system running smoothly without any issues, and is a good choice for managing antivirus protection for family and friends without spending a dime. It analyzes and detects malwares and viruses instantly before they even run and stops unknown zero-day attacks and prevents hackers and cybercriminals from taking advantage of unpatched vulnerabilities in your OS and install a backdoor to spy on your activities or steal your sensitive credential information such as passwords and usernames.

Features of Sophos home free

Eliminates ransomware
In addition to providing industry-leading protection against newer variants of viruses, malwares, ransomware, and such, Sophos can also detect if a ransomware attack is being in progress and immediately takes action on blocking it and salvage your files by automatically roll back your files to an unencrypted state.

Deep scan
After installing Sophos, the antivirus program initiates a deep scan on your entire PC and cleans every single trace of malwares and unused programs that impact your system performance or viruses that damage your system registries and compromise the security of your PC.

Business-class security
This antivirus has many of the same real-time protection technology available in Intercept X, the world’s most unique endpoint protection product for business users is finally featured in Sophos Home Free. Protect your PC with the same technology and level of protection used by leading banks, government, and businesses worldwide, and rest assured that your PC is safe and always ready to intercept newer and deadly threats and ransomware.

Secure any computer from a different computer
The most unique and fascinating ability of Sophos is that you have the ability to view and manage computer security for anyone and different PCs. Whether they’re in the same place or another country, it works amazingly for both Macs and PCs alike.

Parental web filtering
Nowadays there is various explicit content that is roaming on the internet that can be accessed by anyone, including your children. Using Sophos, you can control the content you and your family have access to by blocking access to sites that fall under the same category and get a detailed report on restricted websites that your children are attempting to visit.

Steps to download and install Sophos home free

  • 1.  To download Sophos Home, click on the green download button on upper right side
  • 2.  You’ll be guided to the external website of the app to continue the download.
  • 3.  Find the .exe file of Sophos Home in the download folder where the file is saved.
  • 4.  Run the setup file of the program and follow the installation instructions.
  • 5.  After installation, you can launch it using the desktop icon or start menu.


  • Excellent detection and URL blocking
  • Ability to protect multiple devices
  • Simple interface


  • Doesn't support older OS like XP and Vista
  • Underpowered with limited features
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App Name: Sophos Home Free

License: Freeware

OS: Windows 7 / Windows 7 64 / Windows 8 / Windows 8 64 / Windows 10 / Windows 10 64

Latest Update: 2021-02-19

Developer: Sophos Ltd.

User Rating: 3.13

Category: Anti-Virus