The folks over at AV-TEST are at it again. The independent German security institute has performed a new study to determine the best antivirus for Windows 10 business users. And the enterprise results have almost no surprises, with the big names leading the pack once again. Big names like Bitdefender Endpoint...

Does Windows 10 Need Antivirus Software? Does windows 10 need antivirus protection? Well whether you’ve recently upgraded to Windows 10 or you’re thinking about it, a good question to ask is, “Do I need antivirus software?”. Well, technically, no. Microsoft has Windows Defender, a legitimate antivirus...

Microsoft has made Windows Defender a strong contender for top notch security on its OS, but there are a few other excellent Windows 10 antivirus programs available for home users. Which have been carefully compiled by the folks over at AV-TEST. The independent German security software testing firm is here to...

Intel has announced Accelerated Memory Scanning, which is a fancy way of naming a technology that enables virus scanning with GPU power. And Windows 10 is the first to use it. Basically, the deal is that virus scanners will be able to rely on graphics chips in order to look for malware on Windows computers —...

Who’d have imagined! There were days when Microsoft antivirus products like Microsoft Security Essentials and Windows Defender used to fail the majority of security tests. So much so that they were mostly considered base level protection, the first line of defense. This basically meant that third-party...

Here’s your daily dose of irony! German institute AV-TEST has revealed its latest antivirus test involving a total of 18 security suites, revealing the best Windows antivirus in the process. The endurance test was conducted for six straight months between January and June 2017. And it showed Kaspersky as the...

Microsoft today provided new details on the changes it has in store for how Windows 10 interacts with antivirus and other security software in the Fall Creators Update. This, the company announced while burying the hatchet with Kaspersky Labs. After the security vendor filed an antitrust complaint in Russia...

But are they best friends forever? Back in June Kaspersky took some extreme measures when it filed an antitrust complaint against Microsoft for what the security provider claimed were anticompetitive practices from the software titan. Basically, it cited the fact that Kaspersky software was being removed from...

Time for an annual ritual. Or is it biannual? Or monthly? Anyway, finding the best antivirus for Windows 8.1 home users was the point of this test that the folks over at AV-TEST just conducted. Several antivirus products have been put through the paces, and it seems like Bitdefender Internet Security 2015,...

The security landscape is seeing intensified focus on Microsoft’s retired operating system. A new research reveals the best antivirus for Windows XP, and the list is pretty expansive. Conducted by testing firm AV-TEST, some 23 products were included in this research. Which is interesting, because the Windows...