openPR Logo
Press release

Comodo Internet Security Earns the Prestigious VB100 Virus Certification

04-14-2011 03:26 PM CET | IT, New Media & Software

Press release from: COMODO

JERSEY CITY, NJ, April 14, 2011 - Comodo Security Solutions, (comodo.com) a leading Internet security organization, announced today that it has earned the prestigious VB 100 certification for its Comodo Internet Security product.

VB100 comparative testing is a regular independent comparison of anti-malware solutions. Each test report combines the unique VB100 certification scheme with in-depth analysis of product performance.

To earn the VB100 award a product must have been tested by Virus Bulletin and in those tests it must have demonstrated, in its default mode, 100 percent detection of In the Wild test samples and no false positives in a selection of clean files.

"We are proud of this prestigious award to add to our growing list of awards that Comodo Internet Security has been recognized with and is the result of a team effort," said Melih Abdulhayoglu, Comodo CEO and chief security architect.

To find out more and download Comodo Internet Security for free, visit http://www.comodo.com/home/internet-security/free-internet-security.php

About VB100 Certification

The VB100 award is a certification of products which meet the basic standards required to be recognized as legitimate and properly functioning anti-malware solutions.

To earn the VB100 certification and display the logo, a product must:

Prove it can detect 100 percent of malware samples listed as 'In the Wild' by the WildList Organization generate no false positives when scanning an extensive test set of clean samples.

All this must be done with default, out-of-the-box settings in the VB lab environment.

All solutions tested are submitted for testing by their developers and there is no cost involved for the testing. Full procedures of the certification scheme can be found here, with detailed test methodology.

For more details on VB 100 testing, go to: http://www.virusbtn.com/vb100/archive/vendor?id=94

Comodo® is a leading brand in Internet security. With US Headquarters in New Jersey and global resources in UK, China, India, Ukraine, and Romania, Comodo provides businesses and consumers worldwide with security and trust services, including digital certificates, PCI scanning, desktop security, and remote PC support. Securing online transactions for over 200,000 businesses, and with more than 35 million desktop security software installations, including an award-winning firewall and antivirus software. Comodo is Creating Trust Online®. To learn more, visit Comodo's website: www.comodo.com.

Robin Carley
Public Relations & Corporate Communications Manager
Comodo Group, Inc.
525 Washington Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ 07310
United States
Office: 201-963-0004 x 4073
E-Mail: media-relations@comodo.com

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Copy
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Comodo Internet Security Earns the Prestigious VB100 Virus Certification here

News-ID: 171057 • Views: 1723

More Releases from COMODO

ALERT: Comodo to Showcase New Enterprise Security and IT Management Solutions at …
CLIFTON, NJ, March 16, 2016 WHO: Comodo, a global innovator and developer of cybersecurity solutions. Comodo is the no. 1 SSL certificate authority1 in the world today and an innovator of proven advanced endpoint, security and IT management solutions. WHAT: Comodo will be showcasing its latest technologies, including Advanced Endpoint Protection, Advanced Secure Web Platform, Breach & Threat Detection and Monitoring and the IT management of those solutions through Comodo 360. WHERE: IANS New
COMODO LAUNCHES NEW DEVICE MANAGEMENT SOLUTION
Clifton, NJ, April 17, 2015 — The Comodo organization, a global innovator and developer of cyber security solutions, today announced the next generation of its device management solution, designed to enable enterprises to further secure and protect multiple endpoints in the bring your own device business environment of today. The new Comodo Device Management (CDM) software will allow customers to deploy and manage Comodo Endpoint Security, a multi-layered layered protection suite
Instabill has joined Comodo PCI Complaince Program
Instabill Joins The Comodo Painless PCI Program CLIFTON, NJ, March 26, 2015 – The Comodo organization, a global innovator and developer of cybersecurity solutions, today announced that Instabill, one of the industry's leading high risk merchant account providers for e-commerce and retail businesses, has joined the Comodo Painless PCI program. The Comodo Painless PCI program makes it easier for merchants to become PCI DSS 3.0 compliant and protected,
Comodo is voted as the most trusted Site Seal by Online Shoppers
Comodo is the Most Trusted Site Seal When Shopping Online, According To Recent Survey Data World’s Largest Public Survey on Site Seal Security Conducted CLIFTON, NJ, March 19, 2015 – The Comodo organization, a global innovator and developer of cyber security solutions, today announced that new survey data shows that the Comodo security seal is the most trusted security seal in the world, for those shopping and conducting ecommerce transactions online.

All 5 Releases


More Releases for VB100

eScan Awarded VB100 Certification in Virus Bulletin Comparative Review
eScan, one of the leading Anti‐Virus and Content Security Solution providers has been honored with the VB100 certification after being tested on Windows XP Professional SP3. The comparative review results have been published in April 2013. VB100 certification is granted to products that meet the basic standards required to be recognized as legitimate and properly functioning anti‐malware solutions. The comparative review tests amalgamated speed and overhead measurements and the products ‘RAP’
Quick Heal wins its 35th VB100% award
Pune, February 06, 2011 Quick Heal Technologies (P) Ltd. is proud to inform that Quick Heal has received Virus Bulletin's acclaimed VB100% award for successfully detecting all the viruses "In-The-Wild" during comparative testing of AntiVirus products. This is the 35th VB100% award secured by Quick Heal and the 6th on Linux platform. This test was conducted on Ubuntu Linux Server Edition 10.04.1 LTS i386 and its review is published in February 2011
ESET Secures Record 63rd ‘VB100’ Award
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 16, 2010 – ESET, the global leader in proactive threat protection, announced that it has captured its 63rd VB100 award from Virus Bulletin, the widely-respected independent comparative testing group, and leads all antivirus vendors with a record-setting 46 straight VB100 awards. The August report of Virus Bulletin focused on the Windows Vista Business Edition SP2 platform; of the 54 products participating, 35 passed and 19
ESET Breaks Records With 60th VB100 Award Win
Becomes first security vendor to win the VB 100 award for the 60th time; ESET detects 100 Percent of In-The-Wild Viruses, Worms and Bots with Zero False Positives Dubai, UAE, February 9, 2010 – ADAOX Middle East, the exclusive distribution partner and the regional business development centre of ESET NOD32 Antivirus, announced that ESET, the leader in proactive threat protection, has captured a record 60th VB100 award from Virus Bulletin, the
Rising Won VB100 Award in December 2008
December 05, 2008 - RISING, top security products vendor, announces that Rising Antivirus won the VB100 award in December 2008, making it the third similar honor since the company joined the Virus Bulletin antivirus product test. Virus Bulletin carried its antivirus product test on Microsoft’s Windows Vista X64 platform in December 2008. Using powerful and advanced security techniques, Rising Antivirus passed this test and won its third VB 100
RISING won VB100 Award under Windows Server 2008 Platform
RISING the well-known security product manufacturer announces that RISING Antivirus won VB100 award in October, the second time in a row, after the VB100 award of August 2008. The representatives of Virus Bulletin and VB100 Award say: “As the virus threat is continually changing, you should look for products that have achieved a succession of VB100 awards, rather than just one or two. Developers that can best keep their products up