Windows Vista SP1 Business Edition - April 2008

The following are the results of the April 2008 comparative anti-virus test. The full report can be read in the April 2008 edition of Virus Bulletin. Register for full access.

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Name
Result
 
Agnitum (Outpost)  +
Agnitum Outpost Security Suite Pro
[fail]
4 WildList Misses

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AhnLab  +
Ahnlab V3
[fail]
2 WildList Misses
avast!  +
Alwil avast!
[fail]
19 WildList Misses, 1 False Positive
AVG  +
AVG
[pass]
Avira  +
Avira AntiVir
[pass]
Bitdefender  +
BitDefender AntiVirus 2008
[fail]
2 WildList Misses
BullGuard  +
BullGuard
[fail]
2 WildList Misses
Check Point (ZoneAlarm)  +
Check Point ZoneAlarm Internet Security Suite
[pass]
Doctor Web  +
Doctor Web Dr.Web
[fail]
47 WildList Misses
eScan  +
MWTI eScan Internet Security
[pass]
Name
Result
 
ESET  +
ESET NOD32 Antivirus
[pass]
F-Secure  +
F-Secure Client Security
[pass]

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Fortinet  +
Fortinet FortiClient
[pass]
FRISK (F-Prot)  +
Frisk F-PROT Antivirus
[pass]
G Data  +
G DATA AntiVirus 2008
[pass]
Hauri (ViRobot)  +
Hauri ViRobot
[fail]
3 WildList Misses
Ikarus  +
Ikarus Virus Utilities
[fail]
24 WildList Misses, 6 False Positives
K7 Computing  +
K7 Total Security
[fail]
19 WildList Misses, 2 False Positives
Kaspersky  +
Kaspersky Anti-Virus
[pass]
Kingsoft  +
Kingsoft Internet Security 2008
[pass]
McAfee  +
McAfee VirusScan Enterprise
[fail]
1 WildList Miss
Name
Result
 
Microsoft Forefront  +
Microsoft Forefront Client Security
[pass]
Microsoft OneCare  +
Microsoft Windows Live OneCare
[pass]

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Norman  +
Norman Virus Control
[fail]
WildList Misses
PC Tools AntiVirus  +
PC Tools Antivirus
[fail]
4 WildList Misses
Quick Heal  +
Quick Heal Anti-Virus Lite
[fail]
2 False Positives
Redstone  +
Redstone Redprotect
[pass]
Rising  +
Rising Antivirus
[fail]
3 WildList Misses, 1 False Positive
Security Coverage  +
Security Coverage PC Live
[fail]
273 WildList Misses, 1 False Positive
Sophos  +
Sophos Anti-Virus
[fail]
2 WildList Misses
Symantec  +
Symantec Norton Anti-Virus
[pass]
Total Defense Business  +
CA eTrust Antivirus
[pass]
Name
Result
 
Total Defense Consumer  +
CA Internet Security
[pass]
Trend Micro  +
Trend Micro Internet Security
[fail]
3 WildList Misses, 2 False Positives

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TrustPort  +
AEC TrustPort Antivirus
[pass]
VirusBuster  +
VirusBuster Professional
[fail]
4 WildList Misses
Webroot  +
Webroot Spysweeper with Antivirus
[fail]
2 WildList Misses
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