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The articles here include our own press releases to accompany our research or reports, clients announcing that they have gained an Effitas certification or award, or Effitas experts being featured in the media.
June 20, 2018
F-Secure’s superior endpoint protection outperforms competitors, an MRG Effitas study shows. The independent IT security research company’s eye-of-the-needle process measured how well security applications performed in protecting devices from live virus infections.
June 5, 2018
Sophos blocked 34 out of 35 exploits tested, while the next highest score was 22 out of 35, in MRG Effitas’ Exploit and Post-Exploit Protection Test.
May 30, 2018
Effitas CEO Chris Pickard comments on the Anti-Malware Testing Standards Organization (AMTSO) announcement of the adoption of its first Testing Protocol Standard.
May 16, 2018
A first-of-its-kind test that covers all angles, the MRG Effitas 360 Degree Protection Test targets the key threats faced by internet users. In each test case we employ the full spectrum of Early Life Malware. We use a Time-To-Detect metric to measure how long it takes each application to detect and neutralize missed threats.
April 18, 2018
MRG Effitas conducted a commissioned test comparing endpoint protection products’ ability to detect malware and potentially unwanted applications. Six different vendors, including Sophos, were reviewed in the test.
December 19, 2017
Webroot, the Smarter Cybersecurity® company, announced it has won the MRG Effitas Online Banking/Browser Security award for the third year in a row.
September 20, 2017
A report containing the results of a broad-based ransomware test for Cb Defense, conducted by independent security firm MRG Effitas.
Independent Lab MRG Effitas Confirms Acronis True Image Leads Competition on Ransomware Protection, Performance and UsabilityApril 24, 2017
Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection and storage today announced the latest product comparison report fromMRG Effitas, a UK-based independent IT security research company that provides a range of efficacy assessment and assurance services.
November 4, 2016
MRG Effitas’ Next-Gen Endpoint Solutions test sees SentinelOne outperform the competition.
June 17, 2015
Safe Money, Kaspersky Lab’s technology for protecting online payments, has once again earned the recognition of international experts MRG Effitas.
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