How do I submit suspicious files and URLs to Avira Virus Lab?


Avira offers the opportunity to submit suspicious files and URLs either via the official website.

Please update your Antivirus before sending a suspicious file to Avira. Herewith, you avoid sending a malware which is already included in the latest detection list.


Submit suspicious files via the Avira Website

  1. Go to our prepared Avira web form and select the object you want to upload (files or URLs)
  2. Fill in the contact details
  3. Select the type of suspicion (Malware or not) and add a comment
  4. Add the file
  5. Click Submit


Affected products

  • Avira Antivirus Pro - Business Edition [Windows]
  • Avira Free Antivirus [Windows]
  • Avira Optimization Suite [Not relevant]
  • Avira Ultimate Protection Suite [Windows]
  • Created : Wednesday, March 11, 2009
  • Last updated: Thursday, May 3, 2018
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