RISING, the well-known information security producer, announces that Rising Antivirus Software 2008 edition has passed Checkmark Test on Microsoft Windows XP and Windows Vista operating systems.
Rising Antivirus Software has passed Checkmark Anti-virus Desktop, Checkmark Anti-virus Disinfection and Checkmark Anti-Trojans tests. Tens of antivirus software producers took the test for this certification and among the Chinese vedors; Rising was the only one that passed three tests.
Steven JF He, the Director of Rising Antivirus International Pty Ltd, said that “nearly 90% of computer users choose Microsoft Windows XP as operating system, as recently measured, and a Trojan virus can do ravages to it. Balancing the virus defence in the same time for Microsoft Windows XP operating system and Vista system is one of the top issues in the security industry”.
Rising does not only pay attention to the compatibility and virus check functions in Windows Vista system, but also in Window XP operating system, at Active Defense, Self Protection, and Virus Library aspects, Rising investing a lot of efforts into providing security for online users.
Since 2006, Rising has passed many world-class authoritative antivirus tests, such as Checkmark, TUV and so on. “These awards and certificates prove that Rising, an antivirus software vendor, with fast growing technology strength, will play a more and more important role in the global antivirus software market”, added Steven JF He.
About Checkmark and West Coast Labs
Checkmark is the world's fastest growing certification system for information security products and services. It is a highly regarded accreditation program that provides End Users with confirmation of a product or service's effective functionality and performance.
Checkmark testing criteria are peer reviewed by the West Coast Labs Technology Forum - a group of senior IT security professionals in major corporate organizations around the world - to ensure that standards and accreditation criteria are an accurate reflection of real world user requirements.
West Coast Labs (WCL) specializes in functionality testing, performance validation and the Checkmark Certification of information security products and services. The company has a global client base of Fortune 500/1000 companies, government agencies and leading technology developers, providing a wide range of product testing and technical consultancy services. WCL is part of the Haymarket Media Group, a privately owned, $400 million multi-national organization. In line with Haymarket's corporate philosophy for developing leading market sector brands, WCL provides an unrivalled standard of service and an effective connection with security technology buyers and decision-makers worldwide.
About Rising International Software
Rising International Software (rising-global.com) was established in April 1998. Its predecessor, established in 1991, is Beijing Rising Computer Technology Development Department. RISING is one of the earliest enterprises engaged in computer virus prevention in the world. RISING is dedicated to the research, development, production and sale of computer antivirus products, network security products, and anti-hacker products. RISING possesses all the intellectual property rights and a number of patented technologies for all the products.