Microsoft tops all antivirus software with its new products

One of the major issues any firm faces is the security threats. Data privacy is a major key to build a strong relationship with customers. Any security risk can put not only customers but also the firm’s reputation at stake. A variety of companies try to test any vulnerability or loopholes left so that they can be eliminated without any consequences.

Microsoft always tries to bring some new products to bring ease in the life of its users. Although Microsoft isn’t specifically focused on providing various services to overcome malware and cyberattacks but recently improved Windows Defender launched by Microsoft is winning the hearts of the people with such promising results.

Windows Defender is a built-in antivirus on Windows 10, providing advanced security to the operating system. The new updated version of Windows 10 was officially launched on May 2019 with a version 1903 and this feature comes by default with the new version of Windows OS named as Windows Security providing virus and threat protection, account protection, system security, firewall, health, and parental controls.

Research by AV-TEST

Recently, multiple antivirus tests were performed on Windows Defender to check its vulnerability but Windows Defender merged as a topper. It is one of the most significant antivirus products in the security-sphere according to the AV-TEST.

Windows Defender scores the highest points in the antivirus tests, receiving maximum points in protection, performance and usability tests. Windows Defender scored a total of 18 points in all antivirus tests making it the highest-ranking antivirus product.


According to the recent antivirus tests by AV-TEST, Windows defender’s services are pretty much alike other dominant security firms like Kaspersky and Symantec.

Other security solutions with the highest scores

Only three other security products reached the highest score of 18 along with Windows defender namely F-Secure SAFE, Kaspersky Internet Security and Symantec Norton Security.

Avast Free Antivirus, AVG Internet Security, Bitdefender Internet Security, Trend Micro Internet Security, and VIPRE Security AdvancedSecurity all lost the top position with 0.5 points reaching a total of 17.5 points in the three antivirus tests.

The lowest score was of Webroot SecureAnywhere with a total of 11.5 points.

Researchers Name Built-in Windows Defender As Top AntiVirus

Bottom Line:

Microsoft always tries to bring some new services and Windows Defender is a revolutionary product and after the antivirus test by AV-TEST, it is one of the leading antivirus products in the whole world.

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