AV-TEST Product Review and Certification Report – May/2020

In May 2020 we evaluated 4 endpoint protection products using settings as provided by the vendor. When conducting our tests, we always used the most current version of all products. The products were allowed to update themselves at any time and query their in-the-cloud services. We focused on malware detection and usability, including performance and false positives. The products had to demonstrate their capabilities using all components and protection layers.

certified

Intercept X for Mobile

Version9.5
PlatformAndroid 8.0.0
Report202303
DateMay/2020

Protection

Protection against malicious Android apps
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Industry averageIndustry averageMay
Protection against the latest Android malware attacks in real time 3,169 samples used 94.7%99.8%
Detection of widespread Android malware discovered in the last 4 weeks 3,043 samples used 88.8%100%
Protection Score 6.0/6.0

Performance

Average influence of the product on computer speed in daily usage

May
The app does not impact the battery life
The app does not slow down the device during normal use
The app does not generate too much traffic
Performance Score 6.0/6.0

Usability

Impact of the security software on the usability of the device
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Industry averageIndustry averageMay
False warnings of certain actions during the installation and use of legitimate software 1,853 samples used 3 0
Usability Score 6.0/6.0

All tested manufacturers

ESET
Google
Sophos
Symantec