VANCOUVER, B.C, Canada & PLEASANTON, California, USA – Faronics Corporation, a global leader in enterprise system management and endpoint security, is pleased to announce that its Anti-Virus software has been awarded the prestigious VB100 certification by Virus Bulletin, after it was evaluated along with 32 other anti-virus solutions in the last VB100 test conducted in 2017.
Virus Bulletin is an independent testing and certification body that has evaluated and benchmarked several anti-malware and endpoint security software for more than 20 years to help global corporations choose the right solution for strengthening their IT security framework. It also publishes a bi-monthly VB100 certification report on the certified products, that meet the basic standards required to be recognized as fully functioning and legitimate anti-malware solutions.
To earn the VB100 certification, the products must prove
the VB100 certification, the products must prove to have 100% detection rate for all the current malware and virus samples, enlisted as ‘in the Wild’ by the WildList Organization. In addition, the anti-spam and anti-malware solutions awarded with this certification must not raise any false positives, or false alarms, for detecting malicious behavior/activities in the targeted workstations.
Faronics Anti-Virus obtained an impressive 100% ‘in the Wild’ catch rate in the comparative testing review conducted by Virus Bulletin that was performed on two testing platforms, Windows 7 Professional and Windows 10. It also achieved a remarkable average of 87% on the Reactive And Proactive (RAP) test, which indicates the quickness with which this Faronics solution detects new malware threats. Faronics Anti-Virus software was able