Reviews & Awards [Oct, 30, 2010]

German antivirus-programme.info reviews Emsisoft Anti-Malware

The anti-virus related website Antivirus-Programme.info has now had a closer look at Emsisoft Anti-Malware after testing programs like Kaspersky or F-Secure. Basis is a point system with a maximum of 50 points for “security”, 30 points for “performance” and 20 points for “usability”. So in total the best overall result would be 100 points. Emsisoft […]

Reviews & Awards [Oct, 4, 2010]

PUA test by MRG

The Malware Research Group has been hard-working again and published a new test recently. This time the topic was PUA – potentially unwanted applications. Common security programs had to detect them in one of these four situations: 1) When the installer is downloaded via Internet Explorer 2) During an on demand scan of the installer […]

Reviews & Awards [Oct, 1, 2010]

Estonia discovers security tests

For the first time we found an Estonian security software test, done by the website¬†Ekaitse.ee. 15 different programs were reviewed with Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit running in a virtual machine and Windows Defender and UAC both turned off. All 15 anti Malware tools had to show their capabilities five days long with 20 samples each […]