Norton wins AV TEST’s ''Best Protection Award 2017''
Norton Security has once again won AV-TEST Institute’s “Best Protection Award 2017” for its industry-leading capabilities to stop sophisticated cyber attacks such as ransomware and zero day threats. Symantec is the first company to win this prestigious award in both the Business and Consumer categories three years consecutively. Show your customers you’re their trusted advisor by offering them this award-winning product!
In each of AV-TEST’s 6 certification tests, Symantec and Norton blocked every single attack – there was not a single miss. The nearest competitor missed five current and widespread threats.
“In 2017, Symantec completely convinced the testers with overall best protection across all software platforms. Whether Windows, macOS or Android, Symantec security solutions offer optimal protection for consumers and enterprises,” said Andreas Marx, CEO, AV-TEST. “When it comes to effective protection, Symantec was head and shoulders above the competition in this year’s testing. It’s truly a great achievement to win Best Protection across all platforms and we commend the company for receiving this distinction.”
Norton Security, Symantec's flagship consumer security solution safeguards users' devices and private information from today's most aggressive threats and ransomware. Multi-layered protection technologies, with the addition of advanced machine learning, artificial intelligence and new zero-day exploit protection proactively identify at-risk files and stop zero-day threats without slowing down a machine's performance.
Norton Mobile Security provides proactive protection for smartphones and tablets to safeguard online privacy and protect against digital threats like risky apps.
Below is some more information about the 2017 AV Test award so that you can share with your customers.
Symantec Press release