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.

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Detection
On Access
OD Speeds
OA Speeds
Name
Result
Worms/Bots
Polymorphic viruses
Suspicious
File infector viruses
Agnitum (Outpost)  +
Agnitum Outpost Security Suite Pro
[fail]
4 WildList Misses
100
79.289
2
N/A
AhnLab  +
Ahnlab V3
[fail]
2 WildList Misses
99.763
88.056
N/A
N/A
avast!  +
Alwil avast!
[fail]
19 WildList Misses, 1 False Positive
100
86.203
N/A
N/A
AVG  +
AVG
[pass]
100
73.89
N/A
N/A
Avira  +
Avira AntiVir
[pass]
100
100
N/A
N/A
Bitdefender  +
BitDefender AntiVirus 2008
[fail]
2 WildList Misses
100
100
N/A
N/A
BullGuard  +
BullGuard
[fail]
2 WildList Misses
100
100
N/A
N/A
Check Point (ZoneAlarm)  +
Check Point ZoneAlarm Internet Security Suite
[pass]
100
99.884
N/A
N/A
Doctor Web  +
Doctor Web Dr.Web
[fail]
47 WildList Misses
100
100
N/A
N/A
eScan  +
MWTI eScan Internet Security
[pass]
100
99.884
N/A
N/A
Name
Result
Worms/Bots
Polymorphic viruses
Suspicious
File infector viruses
ESET  +
ESET NOD32 Antivirus
[pass]
100
100
N/A
N/A
F-Secure  +
F-Secure Client Security
[pass]
100
99.884
2
N/A
Fortinet  +
Fortinet FortiClient
[pass]
100
100
N/A
N/A
FRISK (F-Prot)  +
Frisk F-PROT Antivirus
[pass]
100
100
N/A
N/A
G Data  +
G DATA AntiVirus 2008
[pass]
100
99.884
N/A
N/A
Hauri (ViRobot)  +
Hauri ViRobot
[fail]
3 WildList Misses
98.419
94.961
N/A
N/A
Ikarus  +
Ikarus Virus Utilities
[fail]
24 WildList Misses, 6 False Positives
99.797
72.849
N/A
N/A
iSheriff  +
CA eTrust Antivirus
[pass]
100
99.703
N/A
N/A
K7 Computing  +
K7 Total Security
[fail]
19 WildList Misses, 2 False Positives
99.526
59.447
2
N/A
Kaspersky Lab  +
Kaspersky Anti-Virus
[pass]
100
99.884
N/A
N/A
Kingsoft  +
Kingsoft Internet Security 2008
[pass]
35
48
N/A
N/A
Name
Result
Worms/Bots
Polymorphic viruses
Suspicious
File infector viruses
McAfee  +
McAfee VirusScan Enterprise
[fail]
1 WildList Miss
100
100
N/A
N/A
Microsoft Forefront  +
Microsoft Forefront Client Security
[pass]
100
95
N/A
N/A
Microsoft OneCare  +
Microsoft Windows Live OneCare
[pass]
100
95
N/A
N/A
Norman  +
Norman Virus Control
[fail]
WildList Misses
100
73.774
N/A
N/A
PC Tools AntiVirus  +
PC Tools Antivirus
[fail]
4 WildList Misses
100
79.289
2
N/A
Quick Heal  +
Quick Heal Anti-Virus Lite
[fail]
2 False Positives
100
83.862
N/A
N/A
Redstone  +
Redstone Redprotect
[pass]
100
99.884
N/A
N/A
Rising  +
Rising Antivirus
[fail]
3 WildList Misses, 1 False Positive
99.729
44.633
N/A
N/A
Security Coverage  +
Security Coverage PC Live
[fail]
273 WildList Misses, 1 False Positive
56
54
N/A
N/A
Sophos  +
Sophos Anti-Virus
[fail]
2 WildList Misses
100
100
N/A
N/A
Symantec  +
Symantec Norton Anti-Virus
[pass]
100
100
N/A
N/A
Name
Result
Worms/Bots
Polymorphic viruses
Suspicious
File infector viruses
Total Defense Consumer  +
CA Internet Security
[pass]
100
99.703
N/A
N/A
Trend Micro  +
Trend Micro Internet Security
[fail]
3 WildList Misses, 2 False Positives
100
80.406
N/A
N/A
TrustPort  +
AEC TrustPort Antivirus
[pass]
100
86.388
N/A
N/A
VirusBuster  +
VirusBuster Professional
[fail]
4 WildList Misses
100
79.289
2
N/A
Webroot  +
Webroot Spysweeper with Antivirus
[fail]
2 WildList Misses
100
100
N/A
N/A