We Are the Champions!

19 Dec 2000
Comparative Tests

A brief review of the awards bestowed upon KasperskyTM Anti-Virus by the computer and online press in 2000
January 2000

Kaspersky® Anti-Virus named "Product of the Year" by French computer magazine Windows News.

January 2000

The Romanian edition of the popular international computer publication CHIP rated Kaspersky® Anti-Virus the absolutely best anti-virus solution available. Among the other competitors were: AntiVirus eXpert, CA InoculateIT, F-Secure Anti-Virus, McAfee VirusScan, Norman Virus Control, Norton AntiVirus, Panda Antivirus and GeCAD's Romanian Antivirus.

February 2000

100% mark from the British magazine Virus Bulletin.

March 2000

One of the most authoritative German computer magazines, PC WELT, chose Kaspersky® Anti-Virus as one of the best anti-virus products available.
Kaspersky® Anti-Virus achieved the best results, surpassing such competitors as Norton AntiVirus, McAfee VirusScan, Sophos Anti-Virus, PC Cillin, Panda AntiVirus, InoculateIT, Norman Virus Control, Aladdin eSafe, Command AntiVirus and others.

March 2000

Kaspersky® Anti-Virus received the "Best Buy" award from the Lithuanian computer magazine Kompiuterija.
Editors chose Kaspersky® Anti-Virus from among other anti-virus products, such as Panda Antivirus, Norton AntiVirus, CA InoculateIT and McAfee VirusScan.

April 2000

Kaspersky® Anti-Virus received its 12th Virus Bulletin 100% award.

April 2000

Secure Computing rated Kaspersky® Anti-Virus as one of the best anti-virus products.

May 2000

Kaspersky® Anti-Virus was rated the best in a Virus Test by PC go! (Germany) from among 9 other anti-virus products, including CA InoculateIT, McAfee VirusScan, Norman Virus Control, Norton AntiVirus, Panda AntiVirus, Ikarus Antivirus, FP-Win and others.

May 2000

Kaspersky® Anti-Virus was the absolute winner of the PC World (Spanish Edition) anti-virus comparative test.
It outclassed every other anti-virus in the test, including McAfee VirusScan (8.0 points), Panda Antivirus (8.0), Trend Micro PC-Cillin (7.5), F-Secure Anti-Virus (7.3), Sophos Anti-Virus (7.0) and Norton AntiVirus (7.0).

May 2000

The most popular Spanish computer magazine, PC ACTUAL, published the results of an extensive comparison of 30 anti-virus products from all over the world. Kaspersky® Anti-Virus was rated as one of the best, and recommended for PC ACTUAL readers.
Among the tested products were: Norton AntiVirus, PC-Cillin, Sophos Anti-Virus, CA InoculateIT, Frisk F-Prot, Norman Virus Control, and Aladdin eSafe.

May 2000

Kaspersky Lab Int. received the "Best Buy" award from the popular Belgian computer magazine ClickX.
Other anti-virus products taking part in the comparative test were: eSafe Desktop, F-Secure Anti-Virus, McAfee VirusScan, Norton AntiVirus, and Panda Antivirus.

June 2000

Kaspersky® Anti-Virus excelled in each of the categories, "Quality" and "Price/Quality", in a comparative test carried out by the Spanish magazine Computer Hoy.
Kaspersky® Anti-Virus prevailed against all other competitors, such as Panda Antivirus, McAfee VirusScan, Norton AntiVirus, Norman Virus Control, and Sophos Anti-Virus.

July 2000

The British computer magazine Computer Buyer rated Kaspersky® Anti-Virus as one of the best anti-virus programs available on the British market, and recommended it to its readers.

July 2000

Kaspersky® Anti-Virus for the Windows operating system took first place in a comparative review conducted by the European Center for information security Secusys.
Among the other anti-virus products featured in the review were: Grisoft AVG, Dr.Web, F-Secure Anti-Virus, CA InoculateIT, ESET NOD32, Norton AntiVirus, Panda Antivirus Platinum, Trend Micro PC-Cillin, Sophos Anti-Virus, Norman Virus Cleaner and McAfee VirusScan.

August 2000

The German computer magazine for home users Computer Easy presented Kaspersky® Anti-Virus with the "Editor's Choice" award for outstanding incomparable quality in the search for and neutralization of viruses.

August 2000

The editors at the German magazine Internet Magazin included Kaspersky® Anti-Virus among the best programs for the Internet.

October 2000

The Spanish IT magazine PC Plus named the Best Anti-Virus Products of the Year. Kaspersky® Anti-Virus was one of the winners.

October 2000

The well-known Italian information Web-magazine Manager.it chose Kaspersky® Anti-Virus as the best anti-virus protection for a user's money.

November 2000

Kaspersky® Anti-Virus received the Editorial Board Award from the Polish Magazine Enter, being the leader among fifteen anti-viruses tested.

November 2000

Kaspersky® Anti-Virus was presented an award by the German magazine Home Page.

December 2000

Secure Computing magazine announced Kaspersky® Anti-Virus "Pick of 2000."