Mac Security Review/Test 2014

September 4th, 2014

We just released the Mac Security Review/Test 2014 report. It can be found here.

Microsoft-prevalence-based analysis of the File Detection Tests

August 8th, 2014

These reports are supplementary to AV-Comparatives’ main reports, already published, of the September 2013 and March 2014 File-Detection Tests. No additional testing has been performed; rather, the existing test results have been re-analysed from a different perspective, to consider what impact the missed samples are likely to have on customers, according to telemetry data of Microsoft.

Real-World Protection Test

July 16th, 2014

The overall report of the Real-World Protection Test (March-June) is now available! It can be found here.

Heuristic/Behavioural Protection Test 2014

July 4th, 2014

We released the heuristic/behavioural protection test report. It can be found here.

Performance Test AV Products

June 11th, 2014

The Performance Test for Anti-Virus Products has been released. It can be found here.

ISO certification

June 6th, 2014

AV-Comparatives is now an ISO certified testing body. We received the approval from the auditors of TÜV Austria for our “Independent Tests of Anti-Virus Software”.

File Detection Test March 2014

April 15th, 2014

The March 2014 file detection comparative test report has been released. As usual, please read carefully the whole test report. You can find it on our website. The False Alarm lists are here.

Security Survey 2014

March 5th, 2014

We released the results of our Security Survey 2014! The report can be found here: