Heimdal™ Free – Software Updater

Heimdal™ Free
Software updater for Windows PCs

We automate your software updates to improve your security. Heimdal™ Free keeps your vulnerable applications up to date automatically and eliminates vulnerabilities used in cyber attacks.

In the installation process, you can also choose to activate a free 30 day trial for Heimdal™ Premium Security Home and take advantage of our all-in-one security suite. After the trial expires, you'll be automatically reverted to Heimdal™ Free.

Read more about Heimdal™ Premium Security Home

Windows 10 (32 and 64 bit)
Windows 8.1 (32 and 64 bit)
Windows 8 (32 and 64 bit)
Windows 7 (32 and 64 bit)

How to update software with
Heimdal™ Free?

Heimdal™ Free comes with a Software Manager that can monitor and auto-update your vulnerable software to the latest software version, so you don't have to do it manually.

All you have to do is to check which applications do you want to monitor and auto-update. Heimdal™ Free checks for software updates every 2h and applies them the moment they're available.

The update process is automatic and silent, which means you'll never be interrupted from your work or fun. This works even on limited user accounts and you can check the applied updates in the “View History” anytime you want.


How will software updates
increase my PC's security?

Outdated applications include many security holes that cybercriminals exploit in their attacks. Don't let your vulnerable applications expose you to cyber threats.

Use Heimdal™ Free and it'll install updates fast and safely, saving you time and energy. This key action blocks 85%* of web attack angles used by malicious hackers (according to US CERT).

Heimdal™ Free keeps your browsers, utilities and other apps up to date and prevents your software from getting infected with malware.


What else can it do?

With Heimdal™ Free you can also install new software with one click. Choose from a list of over 50 most used Windows applications and install them safe, easy, and quick!

We'll always provide the latest versions available, bundleware free. You don't have to download and run an installer, it all happens silently in the background.


Simple software updater
that anyone can use

Heimdal™ Free is incredibly simple to use, no matter your age or PC skills. It will automatically work each time you turn on your computer.

Download and run the installer, set it on Autopilot and that's it. From senior citizens to the parents of young Internet users, anyone can benefit from simple and hassle-free software updates.



We included over 50 of most used software apps* in the world, which are also top targets that cyber criminals seek to exploit.

View the complete list here

  • 7-zip
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader DC
  • Adobe Air
  • Adobe Flash Player
  • CCleaner
  • Chrome
  • FileZilla
  • Firefox
  • Foxit Reader
  • Gimp
  • Google Drive
  • iTunes
  • Jitsi
  • Libre Office
  • Microsoft Silverlight
  • Notepad++
  • Pidgin
  • Skype
  • Thunderbird
  • VLC
  • WinRAR
  • Classic Shell
  • Java
  • TeamViewer

*Versions included. This list is subject to change.

"Heimdal is your Best Friend Online"
"Great Software"
"Easy to handle, easy to understand"

"Heimdal is your Best Friend Online by updating critical programs."

"The software was very easy to install and it does not hog any computer resources..."

The patching system it uses to keep my software up to date is a great feature and it is very effective at guarding my computer against malware. I'm glad I have it installed.


Simple installation, works in PC background. Nothing to due for consumer after installation.


SEE Heimdal™ Free IN ACTION

Take Heimdal™ Free for a spin and see how it works to increase your security when you're online:

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Heimdal™ Free – Software Updater
Windows 10 (32 and 64 bit)
Windows 8.1 (32 and 64 bit)
Windows 8 (32 and 64 bit)
Windows 7 (32 and 64 bit)
  • 250 MB disk space
  • Internet access