Differences in software for PC protection in CheckLab.pl tests (January 2020)

In January 2020 the CheckLab.pl organization prepared a list of popular solutions to protect home computers and work stations of micro, medium, and large enterprises. Among the tested solutions there are 8 specialized top-class products for end customers, and also 2 solutions for companies — Comodo Advanced Endpoint Protection and Webroot Business Endpoint Protection.

In the January comparison, the CheckLab employees would like to draw the attention to:

Test of the best solutions to protect workstations in micro and small companies

In November 2019, the CheckLab.pl organization prepared a list of popular solutions to protect computers in micro and small enterprises. Among the tested solutions, there are 13 specialized top-notch products, and also one solution for big business — Comodo Advanced Endpoint Protection. The Microsoft’s product known as Windows Defender was also qualified for the test as an integral part of the Windows 10 system.

Comparison of anti-malware solutions in September 2019

The CheckLab organization was founded in July 2019 by the AVLab.pl company that has been operating since 2012 in the industry of cybersecurity. The primary objective of the CheckLab organization is to test the usefulness of workstations security, and issuing certificates confirming the protection effectiveness against malicious software, and also provide results to public information while ensuring the maximum transparency of the tests.

How we test antivirus? The making of CheckLab, a website dedicated to security tests

Why did we appoint a new organization with the CheckLab.pl/en website?

A mysterious CheckLab logo occupies prominent place in the https://AVLab.pl footer for a long time. It is not without reason, because it is a graphical announcement of a professional services of security tests. This dedicated website is entirely devoted to one area exclusively that is precisely oriented towards technical aspects of testing solutions for protecting workstations and personal computers.

Step 3: Methods of carrying out automatic tests

The latest update for the following methods was introduced in January 2019.

In comparative tests all products are evaluated in the same working environment. An operating system, additional tools, and installed software must be unchangeable. Currently, there are no such products which by way of information technology evolution wouldn’t need access to the Internet for the appropriate functioning. Such access should be guaranteed to all solutions.