Respected anti-malware testing authority AV-Test.org has published its latest report - comparing the performance of 11 different anti-virus products designed to protect Windows 7 users.
In fact, products from Bitdefender, F-Secure, Trend Micro, Symantec and Kaspersky managed an impressive 100% detection rate in a "real-world" against new, still unknown threats and an AV-Test.org library of nearly 30,000 already known malware samples.
Even the products which didn't quite manage 100% in both tests, still performed very well.
However, there's one fly in the ointment. One (rather well-known) software company that AV-Test.org included in its Windows 7 test, and found somewhat lacking... Microsoft.
In its report, AV-Test.org describe Microsoft's offering as "much too feeble":
Edited by Queen-Evie, 03 July 2015 - 08:37 AM.
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