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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, 2010/09/21 - K7 TotalSecurity, a leading Internet Security Suite comprising Antivirus, Anti-spam, Firewall, Privacy and host of other security features has been ranked among the top three in the world by AVTEST.ORG, an independent and leading security products testing.
K7 TotalSecurity, a leading Internet Security Suite comprising Antivirus, Anti-spam, Firewall, Privacy and host of other security features, has been ranked among the top three in the world by AVTEST.ORG, an independent and leading security products testing organisation. AVTEST.ORG conducted tests on leading products available in the market, for a Japanese magazine, to determine their effectiveness in detecting malware and other online security threats internet users are exposed to. K7 TotalSecurity had scored 98.60% in these tests resulting in being ranked among the top.
In the beginning of 2008, K7 TotalSecurity had a modest score in a test conducted by AVTEST.ORG. From then on a team of highly seasoned professionals had started working on improving the product. Subsequently, in 2009 it scored 90% and now in 2010 it has reached 98.60%
Kesavardhanan, Founder & CEO at K7 Computing said, “Our determination to reach here took us through a journey of hard slog, passion, commitment and tremendous team spirit. It is gratifying to be among the top three in the world. I would like to thank all the internal stakeholders, our channel partners and customers for their encouragement and unflinching trust on us. Let us assure you that this is only the beginning of our journey”, he added.
AV-Test GmbH is a worldwide operating and leading service provider for IT security testing and consultancy services, with a team that has more than 15 years of experience in the area of anti-virus research and data security. Every year, AV-Test performs more than 2,500 product tests of anti-virus, anti-spyware, personal firewalls and related products on behalf of the producers, integrators (OEM), corporate users and for magazines. The company’s test labs are equipped with more than 150 computers and server systems. Currently AV-Test has access to 125 Terabytes of testing data.
About K7 Computing
K7 Computing (k7computing.com) provides award-winning PC security products (Internet Security Suite and Antivirus) to protect individuals and organizations from threats like viruses, malware, spyware, phishing and other potential hacker attacks. Recently, K7 has launched a unique Online Transaction Security Solution to protect online transaction and provide Personal Information Protection.
With over two decades of experience in the security industry, the company has in the past few years created Virus Security, which has gone on to become the largest selling desktop security solution in Japan and is currently the No.1 Desktop Security product there.