Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 receives a Virus Bulletin award for effective protection of 64-bit desktop systems

14 Dec
Product News

VB100 Dec06Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content management solutions, announces that Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 has received a new VB 100% award from Virus Bulletin, one of the world’s most authoritative and oldest publications on computer virology.

Virus Bulletin magazine, which is deservedly respected for impartial and objective presentation of material, has conducted a comparative test of antivirus solutions for existing 64-bit desktop platforms, which are increasingly popular with users. Testing was performed on a high-performance computer with an AMD Athlon64 X2 3800+ CPU, running under Windows XP Professional x64 Edition.

Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 demonstrated excellent results in the test, detecting and blocking 100% of the malicious programs used to test product effectiveness. The authors of the comparative review emphasized ease of installation and operation of the product, a user-friendly interface and good performance of the solution. Kaspersky Anti-Virus was called a “worthy recipient of the VB 100% award”. Also, according to the authors of the review, Kaspersky Anti-Virus displayed the “expected impressive results” that it is already well-known for.

Another VB100% award received by a Kaspersky Lab product is one more proof of the unparalleled effectiveness of Kaspersky Anti-Virus, which has earned the product recognition of computer users the world over.

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