ESET received the AV-TEST Top Product Awards for the best Windows antivirus software

ESET – a global cybersecurity company – has been recognized with top product awards in both the business and consumer categories in the latest AV-TEST product evaluation and certification reports.

ESET Endpoint Security 7.3 and ESET Internet Security 13.2 – ESET security products for Windows in businesses and consumers – received top product awards with perfect protection and usability rating in the tests in August and October 2020.


AV-TEST – an independent test organization – uses one of the world’s largest collections of malware samples to create a real-world environment for high-precision internal tests and realistic test scenarios.

The tests rated the best Windows antivirus software for home and business users. All providers were rated based on three main categories: protection, performance, and usability.

In both consumer and company ratings, ESET solutions scored a perfect 6 in the protection category. This measures protection against malware such as viruses, worms and Trojans. ESET’s solutions also achieved a perfect 6 in the usability category, which measures the influence of security software on the usability of the computer. In addition, both solutions achieved near-perfect scores of 5.5 in the performance category, which measures the product’s impact on computer speed in everyday use.

Roman Kováč, ESET’s Chief Research Officer, commented: “It is extremely encouraging to not only continue receiving awards for our home and corporate security solutions, but also to be recognized for ten years of consistent and outstanding results in third party testing.

“At ESET, we are very proud of the work we do to make technology safer. This finding by AV-Test confirms once again that our solutions have been proven to work in real scenarios. Businesses and private users can be sure that they are in safe hands with ESET. After a year like no other, it has never been more important that your sensitive information and data is protected with advanced security software both at work and at home. “

Find out more about ESET’s home and business solutions for Windows here.

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