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23rd April 2014

Win XP, 7 & 8.1: Internet Security Suites Complete an Endurance Test Lasting 6 Months

Between September 2013 and February 2014, the laboratory experts at AV-TEST subjected 24 Internet...

18th February 2014

30 Security Apps for Android Take On 2200 Pieces of Malware

30 current security apps for Android recently had to fend off 2200 pieces of the latest malware in...

5th February 2014

25 Internet Security Suites Are Put to the Test Using Windows 8.1

According to Microsoft, Windows 8.1 is already equipped with good tools for increased protection...

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Challenging and Future-Proof

Carry Out Active Research as an AV-TESTer

Working at AV-TEST will enable you to carry out future-oriented and challenging activities in the field of anti-virus research. Our staff take responsibility for their own work in small project-oriented teams led by scientifically trained project supervisors. Individual staff promotion and direct communication channels are essential maxims for the Institute, as is the creation and provision of a positive working environment. All work areas at the Institute are equipped with high-quality technology and provide the maximum amount of freedom for the development of innovative methods and concepts.

Job Vacancies

In order to maintain the quality of our data and tests at its current high level and to research new issues in the field of IT security, AV-TEST is now offering you the chance to complete your final thesis at our offices in Leipzig and Magdeburg. Thesis topics can be arranged in consultation with AV-TEST and your supervising university department. Potential fields of research include:

  • Static analysis of executable files
  • Dynamic analysis of executable files
  • Test automation
  • Data mining in test and analysis results
  • Visualisation of test and analysis results

You will be provided with performance-related remuneration for your internship. If your final thesis is suitable, we will ask you to present it at specialist international conferences. AV-TEST GmbH will cover the costs for such events. Please send your application to Mrs. Nancy Kelb at: nkelb (at)