For this monthly test, AV-Comparatives selected 443
malicious samples, including exploits, which might easily be found on infected
sites or in malicious email attachments. According to the research laboratory,
the selected samples represent the most common ways of infecting user
During testing, Kaspersky Internet Security 2014 successfully
neutralized 100 percent of the threats it encountered. Only two other products from
the more than 20 leading protection solutions could match this result. Each
product was tested on a Windows 7 64-bit SP1 operating system equipped with current
versions of popular software such as Adobe Flash and Oracle Java.
Kaspersky Internet Security regularly achieves high
scores in AV-Comparatives testing. For example, the solution recently ranked first in the AV-Comparatives Anti-Phishing Test. Also, in 2012 the testing organization named Kaspersky Internet Security
one of the best computer protection
Internet Security 2014, which was released in mid-August, provides comprehensive protection against
Internet threats such as phishing, spam, and exploits, through features
including Safe Money, Automatic Exploit Prevention and the unique Trusted
Applications mode. The security solution also includes Parental Control functionalities
for customizable child safety.
Oleg Ishanov, Director, Anti-Malware Research
“The results of the AV-Comparatives test confirm that
Kaspersky Internet Security provides unrivalled protection against common
Internet threats that users are likely to encounter. In particular, the product
includes Automatic Exploit Prevention, a new active protection technology that
once again produced an excellent performance, blocking every attempt to exploit
More details about the testing are available on the
official AV-Comparatives website.
About Kaspersky Lab Kaspersky Lab is
the world’s largest privately held vendor of endpoint protection solutions. The
company is ranked among the world’s top four vendors of security solutions for
endpoint users*. Throughout its more than 15-year history Kaspersky Lab has
remained an innovator in IT security and provides effective digital security
solutions for large enterprises, SMBs and consumers. Kaspersky Lab, with its
holding company registered in the United Kingdom, currently operates in almost
200 countries and territories across the globe, providing protection for over
300 million users worldwide. Learn more at www.kaspersky.com.
* The company was rated fourth in the IDC rating Worldwide Endpoint
Security Revenue by Vendor, 2011. The rating was published in the IDC report
"Worldwide Endpoint Security 2012–2016 Forecast and 2011 Vendor Shares
(IDC #235930, July 2012). The report ranked software vendors according to
earnings from sales of endpoint security solutions in 2011.