Security News

On this page you will find links to selected IT-security related news articles from various sources, including news from conferences and some test results. Posts in this category might be written by externals and students. If you find some interesting news, please let us know!

AV-Comparatives Renews ISO 9001:2015 Certification for Independent Testing of Anti-Virus Software

AV-Comparatives is pleased to announce the renewal of its ISO 9001:2015 certification for the independent testing of anti-virus software. TÜV Austria has reaffirmed AV-Comparatives’ commitment to provide “Independent Tests of Anti-Virus Software” by extending the certification, validating the organization’s dedication to delivering high-quality evaluations in the field of IT security.

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Updated AVC-News app for Android and iOS

AV-Comparatives is thrilled to announce the launch of the latest version of its AVC-News app, now available for both Android and iOS devices. The updated app offers users seamless access to the most recent news, test reports, and publications from AV-Comparatives, promising an enriched user experience and enhanced functionality across platforms

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Upcoming AV-Comparatives’ Certification Tests 2024

Anti-virus test

As in previous years, we will be running certification tests for the following products:

We also offer comprehensive security assessments exclusively for enterprise products, covering enterprise security tests, EPR/XDR tests, and penetration/red-teaming evaluations.

Security vendors interested in participating in any of the aforementioned tests or seeking more details are invited to contact us by 31st of March 2024.

The difference between AV-Comparatives’ EPR Test and MITRE ATT&CK Engenuity

Both the AV-Comparatives EPR Test and MITRE Engenuity have their merits, each providing useful insights into endpoint security solutions. Understanding the differences between these two tests is essential for IT managers, CISOs, and other tech-savvy professionals looking to select endpoint security solutions that will effectively protect their environments.

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