No, Heimdal is not a traditional antivirus solution.
Heimdal is a cyber threat security suite with 3 key layers of protection, especially engineered to protect you from financial and data stealing malware.
Heimdal is a proactive security solution that filters cyber threats before they reach your system, but also during and after cyber attacks. It does not work like a traditional antivirus, but rather complements it. Heimdal is focused on proactive Internet security, while antivirus is focused on reactive security.
Learn more about this by going to the Why Heimdal page on our website.