Archive 2009

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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  • November 2009

    Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 has received the Gold Zero-Day Protection Award from the Anti-Malware Test Lab, a highly reputable web portal dedicated to cyber-security research and testing. Kaspersky's security solution was recognized as the best Internet Security-class product in the test. It managed to neutralize 92% of all the malware used in the test sample.
  • November 2009

    Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 came out top in comparative testing by the popular French magazine SVM, receiving a maximum five points out of five. Additional praise was conferred on Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 for its effective protection against Internet-borne threats. A total of eight well known solutions participated in the SVM test.
  • October 2009

    Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 received top marks from two of Spain's most respected IT Webzines, ITespresso.es and MuyComputer.com. Both online sources lauded the product's easy-to-use approach and the effectiveness of the new Safe Run virtual technology.
  • October 2009

    Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 for Windows Servers Enterprise Edition has received the VB100 award from authoritative British magazine Virus Bulletin. In its October issue, the magazine published the results of a comparative test in which Kaspersky Anti-Virus was among the best performers in malware detection. Kaspersky Lab’s product neutralized 100% of the malware used from the Wildlist collection as well as collections of worms/bots and polymorphic viruses without any false positives.

  • September 2009

    Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 scored highly in recent tests by four of Germany’s most popular IT magazines: PC-Welt, PCgo, PC Magazin and .com! magazine. All four publications were particularly enamored with Kaspersky Lab’s new Safe Run technology.
  • September 2009

    The French edition of the popular computer magazine Windows News quality-tested the new version of Kaspersky Lab’s flagship product, Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 and awarded it its top score for functionality and efficiency with an excellent 5 points out of 5. The product’s overall score was 17 out of 20.
  • September 2009

    Kaspersky Anti-Spam 3.0 has received a Golden Certificate from the authoritative British IT security magazine Virus Bulletin. The prestigious VB Golden Certificate is only awarded to products that can demonstrate very high levels of spam detection coupled with a low rate of false positives. Kaspersky Anti-Spam 3.0 earned its Golden Certificate by demonstrating a 98.39% level of spam detection with a minimal false positive rate of 0.63%.
  • August 2009

    Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 has received awards from the first three Spanish magazines to test the product: PC World, Dealer World and TCN. PC World awarded Kaspersky Internet Security 2010 its 5-star award, channel magazine Dealer World deemed the product worthy of a “Dealer World Guarantee”, the publication’s highest award, and TCN, a weekly channel magazine, awarded the product a “Recommended Product” award.
  • August 2009

    In its second year of participating in the Annual Report Card survey by Everything Channel in the United States, Kaspersky Lab was once again named a winner of this prestigious award. In order to receive this recognition, channel members are polled to determine which vendors are deserving of this coveted prize. Kaspersky Lab was selected as the number one company in the Partnership category through its unwavering commitment to the channel. This commitment includes Kaspersky Lab’s 100% commitment to the channel, its highly collaborative sales and marketing approach, and its continual improvements to its Green Team Partner Program.
  • July 2009

    Two Kaspersky Lab products – Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 and Kaspersky Open Space Security – won awards from the popular Hong-Kong IT publication e-zone at the e-Brand Awards 2009. Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 won in the Best Network Security Software category and Kaspersky Open Space Security won the award for Best SME Internet Security Solution.

  • June 2009

    Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 for Windows Servers Enterprise Edition has received the VB100 award from authoritative British magazine Virus Bulletin. In its June issue, the magazine published the results of a comparative test in which Kaspersky Anti-Virus was among the best performers in malware detection. In “on-demand scan” and “real-time protection” modes, Kaspersky Lab’s product neutralized 100% of the malware used from the Wildlist collection as well as collections of worms/bots and polymorphic viruses.

  • April 2009

    Kaspersky Lab's enterprise security suite, Kaspersky Open Space Security, was recognised as the Security Product of the Year and also highly commended in the Best Anti-malware solution category at the prestigious SC Magazine Awards Europe 2009 in London.
  • April 2009

    Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2009 and Kaspersky Open Space Security were revealed as winners in Hi-Tech Weekly's Best of the Best Awards 2009 - one of the most renowned IT product awards - in the categories of 'Anti-Virus Software' and 'Network Security Software'.
  • April 2009

    Respected Chinese antivirus test lab PC Security Labs has performed its latest series of tests, in which Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 achieved top rank and a near-perfect score of 99.5 out of 100 alongside 14 other popular anti-virus solutions.
  • March 2009

    Two respected Danish IT publications announced that Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 achieved excellent results in tests that they performed. Danish IT news site Tweakup.dk gave the security solution an almost perfect rating of 9.5 out of 10, and IT magazine PC Planet gave Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 a flawless five stars out of five.
  • March 2009

    Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2009 was named 'Best New Product' in the Middle East region after receiving a prestigious Choice of Channel 2008 Award. The winners of the awards were chosen by more than 1000 representatives from leading IT companies, major retail chains and computer stores. Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2009 beat products such as Asus Eee PC, Dell E Series PC, and Linksys LELA to the title.
  • March 2009

    Kaspersky Lab was named 2009 Software Vendor of the Year by the ЕМЕА Channel Academy. The awards ceremony, held during the DISTREE XXL 2009 conference in Monte Carlo, saw more than 400 regional distributors participate in online voting to choose the best vendors in eight categories.
  • February 2009

    The Italian edition of the IT magazine ComputerBild ranked Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 in first place in a comparative test, ahead of five other antivirus solutions, including Norton Internet Security, G Data Internet Security and BitDefender Internet Security. The Kaspersky Lab product detected and removed over 379,000 malicious programs used in the test, achieving a threat detection rate of over 99%, and won special praise for its proactive detection technology used to block as yet unknown malware.
  • January 2009

    Swedish IT publication Datormagazin’s experts gave Kaspersky an award after completing tests of Kaspersky Internet Security 2009. “The new features combined with the high level of protection against malware makes Kaspersky Lab’s comprehensive solution a top choice for consumers,” said the magazine, while also praising Kaspersky’s new antivirus engine. “If you are looking for a user-friendly antivirus solution, Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 really is a great choice,” Datormagazin recommends.
  • January 2009

    Readers of leading Romanian IT magazine XtremPC voted Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 “Product of the Year”, ahead of competitors such as Norton Internet Security 2009, Panda Global Protection 2009, Avira Antivirus Premium 8 and the solution of well-known Romanian vendor BitDefender. The XtremPC award came shortly after another popular Romanian IT magazine, Chip IT, also voted Kaspersky Internet Security their “Product of the Year”.
  • January 2009

    Kaspersky Internet Security 2009 won a comparative test conducted by ComputerBild, a major European IT magazine. The test review ranked Kaspersky Internet Security in first place, ahead of nine other antivirus solutions, including Norton Internet Security, G Data Internet Security and BitDefender Internet Security, achieving a threat detection rate of 99.24%.

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