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How we test antivirus and security software

Testing security suites isn't glamorous, but effective software can be all that keeps you from an infected machine. Here's how CNET determines security suite performance.

By February 14, 2013


Independent antivirus test labs join forces

Anti-Malware Test Lab and AV-Comparatives.org announce alliance to create a unique system of integrated tests to determine the effectiveness of commercial antivirus software.

By March 25, 2008


Microsoft OneCare did/did not improve in recent AV tests

Two different antivirus tests of Microsoft Windows Live OneCare from one testing site yield different results.

By June 7, 2007


Microsoft adds security muscle

Addition of European and Asian research labs are part of Microsoft's bulking up to become a serious player in the security arena.

By April 26, 2007