ENP Newswire -
Release date- 14102013 - Abingdon -
The products got 17 of a possible 18 points from the independent experts for their ability to counteract cyber-threats during the July - August test period.
The tests assessed three factors for each product: efficiency of malware detection, impact on regular computer performance and the number of false positives. Both Kaspersky Internet Security 2013 and Kaspersky Internet Security 2014 were tested as the timing of the test coincided with the launch of Kaspersky Internet Security 2014 at the end of August. In total, 26 security solutions from leading market players took part in the AV-TEST testing.
In the malware detection test,
A further 125 new threats, not currently listed in the antivirus databases of the tested solutions, gave participants the chance to show how they could counter unknown malware. Over the course of the two months, Kaspersky Internet Security achieved 97.5 per cent effectiveness, against an industry average of 91 per cent.
Kaspersky Internet Security 2013 and Kaspersky Internet Security 2014 received the highest score in the Usability category, which includes the number of false positives.
A summary table with the results for all participants of the AV-TEST Bi-Monthly Certification July-
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