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Old 12-16-2009, 06:26 AM   #1
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Anti-malware ratings

You know its interesting. Malwarebytes seems to not be regarded in ANY review I see ever.

http://arstechnica.com/security/news...ua-winners.ars


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Sixteen products were updated on November 6, 2009, set on the highest detection settings (except for Sophos and F-Secure, per their own request), and put to the test.

Here are the results of this particular test:

1. G DATA Antivirus 2010: 99.8 percent
2. Trustport Antivirus 2010: 99.8 percent
3. AVIRA AntiVir Premium 9.0: 98.9 percent
4. McAfee VirusScan Plus 2010: 98.9 percent
5. BitDefender Antivirus 2010: 98.6 percent
6. eScan AntiVirus 10.0: 98.6 percent
7. F-Secure Anti-Virus 2010: 98.6 percent
8. Symantec Norton Antivirus 2010: 98.6 percent
9. Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2010: 96.7 percent
10. ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4.0: 96.5 percent
11. avast! Free 5.0: 96.3 percent
12. Sophos Antivirus 9.0.1: 95.4 percent
13. Microsoft Security Essentials 1.0: 94.6 percent
14. AVG Anti-Virus 9.0: 93.9 percent
15. Norman Antivirus & Anti-Spyware 7.30: 88.5 percent
16. Kingsoft AntiVirus 9 Plus: 87.1 percent
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Old 12-16-2009, 09:30 AM   #2
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I don't know why thy have McCaffee, it is garbage.
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Old 12-16-2009, 11:12 AM   #3
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Remember this listing is just for malware scanning, not viruses.
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Old 12-16-2009, 11:24 AM   #4
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Norton at 8, woo!
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Old 12-16-2009, 07:30 PM   #5
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I think malwarebytes being left out has something to do with it not being considered a "corporate solution".
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