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Here you will find links to all our test reports and reviews.

AV-Comparatives’ Tests 2022

We invite interested IT security vendors to apply for inclusion in any of our consumer or business tests of 2022. The number of participants is limited. Please apply by 16th December 2021. You can use the contact form on our website to get in touch.

Anti-Phishing Certification Test 2021

Anti-Phishing test: security products published passing the 2021 test

Every year we publish the results of our phishing protection certification test. These tests evaluate the protection provided against phishing websites. These deceptive websites can pose a real threat to Internet users, as they attempt to steal sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details.

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Parental Control Certification 2021

AV-Comparatives provides certification for parental control software. Parental control solutions are tested against 1,000 URLs with undesirable adult content, and 100 child-safe URLs. In order to be certified, a product must block at least 98% of pornographic websites, have zero false alarms on child-friendly websites, and have no severe unresolved bugs (or design flaws) discovered during the review.

The certification reports can be found here: https://www.av-comparatives.org/parental-control/

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Android VPN Test 2021

Six popular VPN products for Android approved for privacy and performance

ISO-certified independent security testing lab AV-Comparatives has released details of its 2021 certification tests for Android VPN products, run in collaboration with PC Magazin. VPN (virtual private network) products encrypt the user’s Internet traffic, and hide their real IP address, thus ensuring their security and privacy. They can also be used to access geo-blocked web content.

https://www.av-comparatives.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/avc_vpn_android_test_2021.pdf

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