CLEARWATER, Fla., July 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ThreatTrack Security today announced its VIPRE® antivirus software continues to top the antivirus testing charts by achieving a 100% block rate and zero false positives in the June 2016 Real-World Protection test performed by AV-Comparatives. VIPRE also earned a rating of Advanced+, the highest rating possible, in AV-Comparatives' recently published report on antivirus software performance for the first half of 2016.
"Since we introduced the new VIPRE anti-malware engine earlier this year, we have delivered industry leading protection to our customers month after month after month," said ThreatTrack Chief Product Officer Usman Choudhary. "The most recent report from AV-Comparatives demonstrates the superior, consistent and reliable security VIPRE provides all our customers, including home users, businesses, government agencies, educational institutions and more."
AV-Comparatives is a leading global authority on antivirus software performance. Their independent tests consistently demonstrate the market-leading malware protection of VIPRE's anti-malware technology.
Stronger Malware Defense for Home Users Through powerful antivirus and anti-spyware technologies, VIPRE protects users from more than 350,000 new threats that emerge every day, including viruses, Trojans, Zero-day attacks, exploits, malicious URLs, rootkits, botnets, ransomware and more.
VIPRE Internet Security Pro is ThreatTrack's most robust antivirus product for home users. It is bolstered by a firewall, anti-spam and anti-phishing filter, malicious website blocker, removable device scanning and other advanced online threat defenses.
Advanced Endpoint Defense for Businesses VIPRE Endpoint Security delivers small-footprint endpoint protection for businesses, educational institutions, government agencies and organizations of all sizes. It enables customers to better combat emerging and unknown threats, sophisticated and evasive malware, ransomware and Zero-day attacks.
VIPRE Endpoint Security combines advanced protection capabilities and enterprise-class features to deliver multiple layers of malware defense in a single solution. VIPRE Endpoint Security offers powerful antivirus and anti-spyware technologies, mobile device management, integrated patch management, anti-phishing and email security, malicious URL blocking, a firewall and more.
Ransomware Protection VIPRE Endpoint Security and VIPRE Internet Security Pro have been engineered to help prevent ransomware infections by protecting users at multiple attack points. For instance, emails are scanned for malicious URLs in phishing campaigns, which are common sources of ransomware threats like TeslaCrypyt, CryptoWall and Locky. Device protection can block unauthorized or infected hardware like USB drives from infecting networks or home PCs with ransomware. Finally Advanced Active Protection, available in VIPRE Endpoint Security and VIPRE Internet Security Pro, uses cloud-based services and behavioral analysis to help protect endpoints from ransomware attacks, malicious URLs and the Zero-day exploits most often associated with ransomware delivery.
About ThreatTrack Security Inc. ThreatTrack Security specializes in helping organizations identify and stop Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs), targeted attacks and other sophisticated malware designed to evade the traditional cyber defenses deployed by enterprises and government agencies around the world. Backed by Insight Venture Partners and Bessemer Venture Partners, the company develops advanced cybersecurity solutions that Expose, Analyze and Eliminate the latest malicious threats, including its ThreatSecure advanced threat detection and remediation platform, ThreatAnalyzer malware behavioral analysis sandbox, ThreatIQ real-time threat intelligence service, and VIPRE business antivirus endpoint protection. Learn more at www.ThreatTrack.com.