Windows Defender managed to block 100% of malware and threats
Windows Defender was in the top among the best antivirus software 2019
In the report of the independent German research Institute AV-Test “Best antivirus of summer 2019” Windows Defender (Windows Defender) turned out to be one of the four software products that received the highest score in the categories of protection, performance and usability.
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Windows defender shared the highest award with the F-Secure SAFE, f-secure Internet Security, and Norton Security, but the Microsoft software has a significant advantage to these three: it comes free with Windows 10, while others are paid.
Rating according to the independent antivirus research Institute AV-Test
The AV test results show that Windows Defender was able to block 100% of malware “zero day” with the 307 samples and 100% of the total threats 2428 samples. It was also shown that the software has a very low impact on the performance of the operating system.
Several other free antivirus products missed a perfect result. Popular AVG and Avast showed the result of 17.5 out of 18 points, and both lost half a point in the category protection. The most unreliable antivirus in the ranking was McAfee Internet security 9.0, shared assessment which amounted to only 11.5 points.
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Antivirus Windows Defender has come a long way since the release of Microsoft Security Essentials 10 years ago, after which Microsoft has spent years to bring your product almost to perfection. No wonder Apple wants to port Windows Defender on its operating system macOS.
We will remind that earlier the experts conducted a study, which showed that the antivirus for Android “do nothing”. And recently, Android has got built-in antivirus.
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