Reviews & Awards [Jun, 23, 2009]

a-squared is best in MRG test! Massive sample set

MalwareResearchGroup did a major scanner test, using a massive set of malware samples. They used 626,424 different malware files to compare the scanner capabilities of 19 well known antivirus solutions. Trojans/Backdoors – 468,850Windows Viruses – 12,134Worms – 64,358Adware/Spyware – 58,224Rootkits/Exploits – 11,058Other Malware – 24,800 Samples were gatherered between 2008 and 2009 and represent a typical […]

Reviews & Awards [Jun, 9, 2009]

Best detection rate in PCSL test – 99.97%

PC Security Labs has finished a new bi-monthly test of 19 major antivirus products. The testset contained 3,601 different malicious samples of March and April 2009, representing a typical scenario today: – 61.7% Trojans – 22.9% Backdoors – 14.2% Worms – 0.7% Rootkits – 0.5% Viruses In static testing (found by the disk scanner), a-squared […]