Friday, 21 September 2012

Emsisoft Anti-Malware 7.0 challenges security vendors and reviewers: We're leading in virus detection!

Austrian based Emsisoft isn't one of the widely known names in the computer security business, but their products have topped multiple independent tests and reviews for many months. Emsisoft Anti-Malware, the flagship tool against virtual threats of all kinds, has now reached generation seven. Major enhancements include a new second scan engine and lower resource usage. Therefore Emsisoft Anti-Malware 7.0 improves its leading virus detection and ensures crucial real-time protection is possible even on old and slower computers.

Salzburg ( September 19, 2012 – Emsisoft Anti-Malware is continually winning independent tests (see when it comes to detecting dangerous or unknown computer threats. This success is based on the Windows software's use of three different security layers:
1) File guard consisting of a dual engine scanner.
2) Behavior blocker that is developed since 2003.
3) Surf protection which prevents users from accessing malicious websites.
Emsisoft Anti-Malware 7.0 boasts improved real-time protection
These are the major changes in Emsisoft Anti-Malware 7.0:
  • Completely new second scan engine (B) for the dual engine scanner with even more efficient scans and a better detection rate according to Virus Bulletin.
  • Significantly less false alerts as they were usually caused by the old B engine.
  • Optimized malware cleaning making it possible to restore registry entries that were affected by malware.
  • Improved real-time protection performance through the use of advanced caching. A new options interface offers individual settings depending on the computer's speed.
  • New surf protection database added with hourly updates for Malware, Phishing and Privacy Risk hosts.
  • Faster online updates via small incremental downloads. Updates are ready for use without delay, closing even the smallest window of opportunity for zero-day malware.
Emsisoft challenges you to a test
Christian Mairoll, CEO at Emsisoft: "We believe that with Emsisoft Anti-Malware 7.0 we are leading in real-time protection and on demand scans, offering one of the best detection rates on the market. Therefore we are curious to discover whether someone is able to find a working malware sample that our software is not able to block.
So, professional reviewers, private individuals or security enthusiasts, please put Emsisoft Anti-Malware 7.0 to the test. “
Emsisoft Anti-Malware is available for US$ 40.- for the first year and runs on all Windows versions since Vista (32 and 64bit) and XP 32 bit. It can be tested free for 30 days, after which the real-time protection modules are disabled. Emsisoft Anti-Malware for Server (US$ 200.-) is targeted at business users running 2003 or 2008 Server.

Emsisoft's ambition is to produce and market the best anti-virus software for personal and commercial users. The rapidly growing company is a leading European supplier of behavioral analysis technology for detecting damaging software such as Viruses, Trojans, Spyware, Keyloggers and other Malware. Over 5 million users worldwide make use of Emsisoft products.
The company was founded in 2003 by Christian Mairoll, realizing his vision of a virtual company: The 20 company employees are distributed all over the world but work together as if they are sitting together in a real office. Emsisoft was commended with the Austrian "Constantinus" IT prize in 2005 for this innovative business management concept.
The Emsisoft product range includes the security programs Emsisoft Anti-Malware, Mamutu, Online Armor Firewall, HiJackFree and MalAware.
Contact Info:
Thomas Günther
+49 180 590066
Fax: +43 6235 20053

Source:  Emsisoft Anti-Malware 7.0 challenges security vendors and reviewers: We're leading in virus detection!(

No comments:

Post a Comment