Trend Micro Rated “Best Antivirus Software” by AV-TEST Institute

Trend Micro Internet Security 2016 receives Top Product Certificate from AV-TEST Institute.


Trend Micro today announced that Trend Micro Internet Security 2016 has been rated as the ‘Best Antivirus Software’ by AV-TEST Institute, both in terms of threat protection and performance. When it comes to security software, Windows users consistently express concern about two things, how efficiently will it protect them and how much it will impact their computer.

Amongst the 22 security products tested by AV-TEST Institute, Trend Micro Internet Security 2016 received the “Top Product” certificate for the Jan-Feb 2016 AV-TEST testing on the Windows platform for protection, performance and also for the high
usability of the protection (defined as a low incidence of false positives).

Anand Shringi, National Sales Manager for SMB and Consumer Products at Trend Micro, said, “We are overwhelmed by the rating we earned for the product. The AV-TEST Institute is one of the key independent security testing labs we work with on a regular basis to ensure we’re delivering the best solutions to our customers. Trend Micro Internet Security 2016 provided 100 percent protection when it came to both zero-day malware attacks as well as widespread and prevalent malware; while doing significantly better in Performance than the industry average in every single category, often by quite a
significant amount.

“Specific Usability details are equally impressive: namely, no false warnings were given among a large number of websites visited, and no false warnings or blockages were given while installing or using legitimate software. All these results show that you don’t have to sacrifice the performance of your PC to get the best protection from malware—if you
choose Trend Micro Security solution.”, he added.

Andreas Marx, CEO of AV TEST Institute, said, “Trend Micro’s test results are proof that you don’t have to sacrifice the performance of your PC to get the best protection while you surf the internet.”

Trend Micro offers customers some of the best security solutions available in the market. Trend Micro has been winning accolades, awards and outstanding customer reviews to support that leadership claim.

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