Archive Awards

Archive Awards

Internationally recognized products

Kaspersky Labs' products regularly score highly in comparative tests carried out by independent testing centres and IT publications. The awards our products have received are listed below.

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  • December 1999

    The biggest Italian file repository VOLFTP rated AVP the best anti-virus software of 1999.

  • December 1999

    German computer magazine PC Welt rated AVP the best anti-virus software for virus detection inside packed files

  • December 1999

    AVP was the absolute leader in tests of Polish computer magazine ENTER, scoring maximum 6 points. AVP thrashed: AVK, Dr.Web, F-Prot, F-Secure, InoculateIT, McAfee VirusScan, Norton AntiVirus, MkS_Vir, Panda AntiVirus, PC-Cillin, RAV, Sweep.

  • November 1999

    Italian edition of CHIP magazine rated AVP the best anti-virus. By cumulative index AVP outperformed Norton AntiVirus, ThunderByte Antivirus, PC-Cillin, F-Secure AntiVirus, McAfee VirusScan, Sweep è Panda Antivirus.

  • November 1999

    100% mark from British magazine Virus Bulletin in tests of anti-virus products for Windows 98.

    In tests carried out by Virus Bulletin - the world's most authoritative journal of computer virus countermeasures - AVP detected 100% of viruses from this magazine's collection. During the last few years Virus Bulletin consistently ranked AVP as one of the top anti-virus products in the world.

  • November 1999

    Australian PC User for the second consecutive time gave AVP the title of "anti-virus product of the year".

  • September 1999

    100% mark from the British magazine Virus Bulletin in tests of anti-virus products for DOS Windows NT.

    In tests carried out by Virus Bulletin - the world's most authoritative journal on computer virus countermeasures - AVP detected 100% of the viruses from this magazine's collection. During the last few years, Virus Bulletin consistently has ranked AVP as one of the top anti-virus products in the world.

  • September 1999

    AVP rated the best anti-virus product by the French magazine Windows News. Among other participants are: F-Secure Anti-Virus, McAfee VirusScan, Norman Virus Control, Norton AntiVirus, Panda Anti-Virus and Sophos Anti-Virus.
  • September 1999

    German magazine for Internet users HomeP@ge recommended AVP after a closer look at several other anti-virus products: H+BEDV, Alwil Avast!, AVK Akut!, Ikarus, McAfee VirusScan, Norton AntiVirus.
  • August 1999

    British computer magazine "What PC?" awarded AVP with "Recommended software" mark. AVP was chosen among other anti-virus products: Norton AntiVirus, Trend Micro PC-Cillin, Sophos Anti-Virus, F-Prot, In-Defence, Fix-It Utilities, Norton SystemWorks and McAfee Office.
  • July 1999

    Australian PC User proclaimed AVP the best anti-virus product tested. AVP outplayed: McAfee ViruScan, Dr Solomon, VET, Command AntiVirus, AVG, Data Fellows F-Secure, Norton AntiVirus, F-Prot, Norman Virus Control, ThunderByte, Trend Micro PC-cillin, Leprechaun Virus Buster.

  • July 1999

    AVP won comparative tests of anti-virus software conducted by German computer magazine PC Direkt. Besides AVP in the tests took part McAfee Virusscan, Norton AntiVirus, Dr. Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit, Inoculan AntiVirus, eSafe Protect, Doctor Turbo Antivirus and Ikarus Antivirus.

  • June 1999

    AVP was recognised as a "Pick of the week" by "Stroud's Consummate Winsock Applications" - one of the world's most popular Internet software resources.
  • June 1999

    In result of the tests carried out by Spanish edition of PC World magazine, Kaspersky Lab's AntiViral Toolkit Pro (AVP) was recognised as one of the best anti-virus products tested. PC World recommended AVP to its readers as an extremely reliable and powerful protection against computer viruses.

  • May 1999

    Famous British computer "Computer Act!ve" rated AVP the best anti-virus product tested according to it's price/quality characteristic. AVP left behind all other anti-viruses like Norton Anti-Virus, Dr.Solomon's VirusScan, Frisk F-Prot, PC-Cillin.

  • May 1999

    100% mark from British magazine Virus Bulletin in tests of anti-virus products for Windows 98.

    In tests carried out by Virus Bulletin - the world's most authoritative journal of computer virus countermeasures - AVP detected 100% of viruses from this magazine's collection. During the last few years Virus Bulletin consistently ranked AVP as one of the top anti-virus products in the world.

  • March 1999

    100% mark from British magazine Virus Bulletin in tests of anti-virus products for Windows NT.

    In tests carried out by Virus Bulletin - the world's most authoritative journal of computer virus countermeasures - AVP detected 100% of viruses from this magazine's collection. During the last few years Virus Bulletin consistently ranked AVP as one of the top anti-virus products in the world.

  • February 1999

    AVP was an absolute winner in the most exhaustive anti-virus software test of this year conducted by the German CHIP magazine. AVP gave no chance to 15 other anti-virus products: Norton AntiVirus, McAfee VirusScan, Sophos Anti-Virus, Panda Anti-Virus, F-Prot for Windows, F-Prot (FP-DOS), Virus Utilities, CA Inoculan, Norman Virus Control, F-Secure Anti-Virus, Avast!32, Antivirenkit 8, AVG, Antivir, F/Win32.

  • January 1999

    100% mark from British magazine Virus Bulletin in tests of anti-virus products for DOS.

    In tests carried out by Virus Bulletin - the world's most authoritative journal of computer virus countermeasures - AVP detected 100% of viruses from this magazine's collection. During the last few years Virus Bulletin consistently ranked AVP as one of the top anti-virus products in the world.

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