As antivirus programs cope with infected files?

Chinese laboratory PCSL (PC Security Labs) has published the results of the test, which tested the effectiveness of the treatment of infected files 34 antivirus programs. Test on the Windows platform 8 x 64 was conducted in February this year.


Survey methodology was not complicated. Testers have prepared 17 different infected files. Then the prepared system installed on default settings, antivirus program, updated it to the latest signature database and you scanned the file. The program was intended to remove malicious code from a file.



Tested software:

The program Manufacturer Version
360 Antivirus Qihoo 360 5.0.0.5104
Ad-Aware Free Antivirus + Lavasoft 11.5.202.7299
Ahnlab V3 Internet Security AhnLab 8.0.8.4 (Build 1607)
Avast Free Antivirus AVAST 2015.10.0.2208
Avg Antivirus Free AVG 2015.0.5645
Avira Free Antivirus Avira 14.0.7.468
Baidu Antivirus Baidu 3.0.0.4791
Bitdefender Antivirus Plus BitDefender 18.19.0.1369
COMODO Antivirus COMODO 8.0.0.4344
Dr.web Security Space Dr. Web 10.0
Emsisoft Anti-Malware Emsisoft 9.0.0.4799
Escan for Windows Micro World 14.0.1400.4640 DB
Eset Smart Security ESET 8.0.304.1
FortiClient Fortinet 5.2.2.0624
F-Secure Internet Security F-Secure 14.115 build 100
G DATA ANTIVIRUS GDATA 25.0.2.2
Hitmanpro Surfright 3.7.9.234
IKARUS antivirus IKARUS 2.7.30
Immunet Protect Cisco 3.1.13.9671
K7 Ultimate Security K7 14.2.0257
Kaspersky Internet Security Kaspersky 15.0.0.463 (b)
KingsoftDuba Kingsoft 2015. SP 0.5.012210
NANO Antivirus NANO Security 0.30.0.64812
Norton Security Symantec 22.1.0.9
Psafe Total Psafe 5.1.0.1069
Quick Heal Antivirus Pro Quick Heal 16.00 (9.0.0.9)
Tencent PC Manager Tencent 10.7.16059.213
Total Defense Total Defense 9.0.0.141
Trustport Antivirus Trustport 15.0.0.5420
Unthreat Antivirus Scandium Security 6.2.37.37024
UtilTool Antivirus UtilTool 3.3.67
VIPRE Antivirus ThreatTrack 8.0.5.3
Windows Defender Microsoft 4.0.9200.16384
Zonealarm Free Antivirus + Firewall Check Point 13.3.209.000



The results of the

Quick Heal 17.0
Kaspersky 16.5
Microsoft 16.5
Check Point 16.5
Qihoo 360 16.0
Baidu 16.0
Dr. Web 16.0
ESET 16.0
AVAST 15.5
Symantec 15.5
Total Defense 15.5
Lavasoft 15.0
BitDefender 15.0
Psafe 15.0
Trustport 15.0
AhnLab 14.5
G DATA 14.5
Tencent 14.5
Scandium Security 14.5
MicroWorld 14.0
K7 14.0
AVG 13.0
Kingsoft 12.5
ThreatTrack 12.0
Avira 11.0
NANO Security 10.5
COMODO 10.0
Emsisoft 8.5
Fortinet 8.5
F-Secure 8.5
Surfright 8.5
IKARUS 8.5
UtilTool 8.5
Cisco 6.5


Full report: http://pcsl.r.worldssl.net/re…



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