G Data InternetSecurity 2012 provides the best protection

Bochum provider impresses AV Comparatives

07/14/2011 | Bochum 

G Data InternetSecurity 2012 made a big impression at the "Whole Product Dynamic Test" by AV Comparatives in May 2011 and was the best performer. The testers put 15 security solutions under the microscope and tested all integrated security technologies for defending against malware.  G Data InternetSecurity 2012 stood out as the best virus hunter with a 99.8 percent detection rate and so proved the high quality of its virus protection technology.



Detection performance in detail:

  1. G Data InternetSecurity: 99.8 percent

  2. F-Secure Internet Security: 99.7 percent
  3. BitDefender Internet Security: 99.5 percent
  4. Symantec Norton Internet Security: 99.5 percent
  5. TrendMicro: 99.2 percent
  6. Panda Internet Security: 99.0 percent
  7. ESET Smart Security: 98.9 percent
  8. Qihoo 360 CN: 97.7 percent
  9. Kaspersky Internet Security: 97.6 percent
10. AVAST Internet Security: 96.9 percent
11. Avira Premium Security Suite: 96.9 percent
12. AVG Internet Security: 95.3 percent
13. Sophos Endpoint Protection: 94.7 percent
14. Webroot Internet Security: 94.1 percent
15. McAfee Internet Security: 93.9 percent

G Data InternetSecurity 2012

Highest detection rates using comprehensive, award-winning virus protection that does not slow down the PC. It now includes a new idle scan for utilising the computer's idle time, plus cloud-based checksum comparison of suspicious files and a silent firewall. Enhanced with new on-execution monitor mode for more efficient file checking on heavily-loaded systems. It also has an add-in for Outlook 2007/2010 for complete protection against viruses and spam email and easy blacklist/whitelist allocation. Easy to set up parental control also enables surfing time to be defined and specific web content to be blocked.


Versions and prices:

G Data InternetSecurity 2012: recommended retail price € 34.95
G Data InternetSecurity 2012 for 3 PCs: recommended retail price € 44.95

System requirements

PC with Windows 7 (32 Bit/64 Bit) and Windows Vista (32 Bit/64 Bit) with at least 1 GB of RAM or Windows XP (at least SP2, 32 Bit/64 Bit) with 512 MB of RAM or more

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