Recent Results – September 2022

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The following summary shows a comparison of tested solutions to protect workstations against malware.
We encourage you to become familiar with a detailed description and read our testing methodology in order to understand the results.

PRE-LAUNCH:

The classification concerns detecting malware samples before they are launched in the system.

POST-LAUNCH:

The analysis level, i.e. a virus has been run and blocked by a tested product.

FAIL:

The failure, i.e. a virus hasn’t been blocked and it has infected a system.

Recent Results – September 2022

Avast Free Antivirus
PRE-LAUNCH:
7.87%
POST-LAUNCH:
92.23%

Blocked: 2081/2081
Total: 100%

Avira Antivirus Pro
PRE-LAUNCH:
7.83%
POST-LAUNCH:
92.27%

Blocked: 2081/2081
Total: 100%

CatchPulse Home & Pro
PRE-LAUNCH:
70.86%
POST-LAUNCH:
29.14%

Blocked: 2081/2081
Total: 100%

Emsisoft Business Security
PRE-LAUNCH:
0.15%
POST-LAUNCH:
99.85%

Blocked: 2081/2081
Total: 100%

Malwarebytes Endpoint Protection
PRE-LAUNCH:
2.06%
POST-LAUNCH:
97.94%

Blocked: 2081/2081
Total: 100%

Malwarebytes Premium
PRE-LAUNCH:
1.3%
POST-LAUNCH:
98.7%

Blocked: 2081/2081
Total: 100%

Microsoft Defender
PRE-LAUNCH:
0%
POST-LAUNCH:
100%

Blocked: 2081/2081
Total: 100%

mks_vir Endpoint Security
PRE-LAUNCH:
99.86%
POST-LAUNCH:
0.14%

Blocked: 2081/2081
Total: 100%

Trend Micro Maximum Security
PRE-LAUNCH:
99.85%
POST-LAUNCH:
0%

Blocked: 2078/2081
Total: 99.85%
Fail: 3

Xcitium Internet Security
PRE-LAUNCH:
0.19%
POST-LAUNCH:
99.81%

Blocked: 2081/2081
Total: 100%

Xcitium ZeroThreat Advanced
PRE-LAUNCH:
21.48%
POST-LAUNCH:
78.52%

Blocked: 2081/2081
Total: 100%

Malware Comparison Table in September 2022

The following summary shows a comparison of tested solutions to protect workstations against malware. We encourage you to become familiar with a detailed description and read our testing methodology in order to understand the results.

PRE-LAUNCH: The classification concerns detecting malware samples before they are launched in the system.
POST-LAUNCH: The analysis level, i.e. a virus has been run and blocked by a tested product.
FAIL: The failure, i.e. a virus hasn’t been blocked and it has infected a system.
Sandbox Column: Number of indicators, i.e. malicious changes made to the system without the anti-virus installed.

See the previous results

You can always go back in time and check how each individual security product performed during previous editions of the test. We make the results from all previous tests available to you to verify if your favorite developer has improved protection against latest malware in his security software.

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