IT security research institutions in Germany released the best anti-virus assessment report for Windows 10 household users in October 2021. In this report, the organization evaluates 21 different anti-malware programs from different companies, and Microsoft's Windows Defender is also included in the test.
Windows Defender has got a very high score in this assessment. In fact, it is one of the best anti-virus software today, achieving 18 points. Therefore, it obtains & quot; AV-Test top product & quot; certified, a total of 17.5 points can get this title.
Other security programs, such as Avira, Avast, Avg, BitDefender, ESET, etc., also obtained this certification, except for test results other than the above products below 17.5, so only to obtain & quot; av-test certification & quot; badge.
The 18 points in the test constitute three categories, each category up to 6 points. These classes are: protection capabilities, operating performance, availability.