AV-TEST is an independent supplier of services in the fields of IT Security and Antivirus Research, focusing on the detection and analysis of the latest malicious software and its use in comprehensive comparative testing of security products. Due to the timeliness of the testing data, malware can instantly be analyzed and categorized, trends within virus development can be detected early, and IT-security solutions can be tested and certified. The AV-TEST Institute’s results provide an exclusive basis of information assisting vendors to optimize their products, special interest magazines to publish research data, and end users to make good product choices. AV-TEST has operated out of Magdeburg (Germany) since 2004 and employs (by our estimates) over 30 team members, professionals with extensive practical experience. The AV-TEST laboratories include 300 client and server systems, where over 2,500 terabyte of independently-collected test data, containing both malicious and harmless sample information, are stored and processed.
Company Strapline: Well-informed on security!.
Founded In: 2004
7 Klewitzstraße, Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt 39112, DE