Faronics, a leader in computer security and simplifying computer management, announced two developments in connection with its Anti-Virus software. In its latest report by PassMark, Faronics’ Anti-Virus was ranked first in its class. The Anti-Virus product was also recognized by AV-Comparatives as an Approved Security Product.
Faronics’ Anti-Virus includes comprehensive protection that combines anti-virus, anti-spyware, anti-rootkit, firewall and web filtering capabilities in a single, centrally managed solution. The product leverages a multi-layered security approach to detect threats on a protected system, and can guard against new threats via real-time malware behavior analysis. Faronics Anti-Virus can also be integrated with Faronics’ reboot-to-restore solution called Deep Freeze to allow for protection and file updates on “frozen” workstations without losing them on every restart.
PassMark performance benchmark: Ranked No. 1 When compared to other leading solutions in the industry, Faronics’ Anti-Virus was ranked number one by PassMark Software’s Performance Benchmark. PassMark utilized several performance metrics for its rankings, including installation time and size, boot time, CPU and memory usage, schedule scan time and network throughput. Overall, Faronics’ Anti-Virus achieved a leading score of 62, with the closest runner up receiving a score of 55.
The PassMark comparison found that Faronics Anti-Virus boots up in half the time it took Kaspersky ES10 and requires only one-fifth of space for installation as Kaspersky ES10. Faronics Anti-Virus was also able to be installed nine times faster than McAfee’s CEP, deploying in only 114 seconds as compared to CEP’s 1,043.31 seconds.
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