BitDefender Internet Security 2010 Receives Esteemed AV-Test Certification
Antivirus software awarded for high scores in the categories of protection, repair and usability
Today BitDefender®, an award-winning provider of innovative internet security solutions, announced that BitDefender Internet Security 2010 successfully passed the AV-Test Certification Criteria for the second quarter of 2010.
The test recognizes BitDefender Internet Security 2010 for its excellent ease of use, high protection rates and strong ability to repair infections. The test analyzed effectiveness, behavior and speed of security solutions and this quarter the certification was given to only 13 out of the 25 products tested. BitDefender showed exceptionally strong results in two important categories: the performance test, which reflects how a computer is used on a daily basis, and detecting actively running toolkits √ known to be particularly damaging to systems. The complete results are available at ww.av-test.org.
⌠At the end of the day our customers care about being protected and demand a product with superb threat detection and the capability to fix the issues they may encounter,■ said Viorel Canja, Head of Antimalware Labs at BitDefender. ⌠The AV-Test certification is a validation of the commitment and resources BitDefender puts forth to make sure we have the best security product available.■
⌠At AV-Test.org, we look beyond the protection vendors▓ offer against various malware, including viruses, worms and Trojan Horses,■ said Andreas Marx, CEO of AV-Test.org. ⌠We pride ourselves in paying attention to the strength of the products repair features as well as the impact the security software has on the computer as a whole.■
For additional information and details on the results of this test, please visit ww.av-test.org.
Bitdefender is the creator of one of the world's fastest and most effective lines of internationally certified internet security software. The company is an industry pioneer, introducing and developing award-winning protection since 2001. Today, Bitdefender technology secures the digital experience of around 400 million home and corporate users across the globe.
Recently, Bitdefender won a series of important awards and accolades in the global security industry, including "Product of the Year" by AV-Comparatives, "Best Repair 2012" by AV-Test, "Editor's Choice" and "The Best Antivirus for 2013" by PC Mag, that confirmed the antivirus software’s leadership status among security products.
More information about Bitdefender's products is available from the company's security press room. Additionally, Bitdefender publishes the HOTforSecurity blog, where readers can find stories from the underworld of internet fraud, scams, malicious software - and gossip.