Shavlik's Antivirus Surpasses Competitors in Detecting Nasty Malware

Shavlik’s VIPRE antivirus engine has surpassed competitors in recent tests with Antivirus.org and the Malware Research Group. Today we add another to the list. Virustotal is a service that measures the detection of viruses, worms, trojan and other malware and reports how well antivirus engines perform. Virustotal reported today that VIPRE was one of only three engines (out of 41 measured) that caught “VideoPlugin_v43.exe,” a new piece of nasty malware making its way around the Internet.

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– Mike Bleakmore
Product Marketing Director
Shavlik Technologies