AV-TEST Product Review and Certification Report – Dec/2019

During October and November 2019 we evaluated 5 business security products for MacOS Mojave. We always used the most current version of all products for the testing. They were allowed to update themselves and query their in-the-cloud services. We focused on malware detection, false positives and performance.

certified

Endpoint

Version9.9
PlatformMacOS Mojave 10.14.6 (English), (64-Bit)
Report194306
DateDec/2019

Protection

Protection against malware infections
(such as viruses, worms or Trojan horses)

Industry averageIndustry averageDecember
Detection of widespread and prevalent malware discovered in the last 4 months (the AV-TEST reference set) 145 samples used 100%100%
Protection Score 6.0/6.0

Performance

Average influence of the product on computer speed in daily usage

Industry averageIndustry averageDecember
Slower download of frequently-used applications 19 downloaded files 1%1%
Slower launch of standard software applications 60 test cases applied 2%5%
Slower installation of frequently-used applications 19 installed applications 32%31%
Slower copying of files (locally and in a network) 4,271 files copied 0%0%
Performance Score 6.0/6.0

Usability

Impact of the security software on the usability of the whole computer
(lower values indicate better results)

Industry averageIndustry averageDecember
False detections of legitimate software as malware during a system scan 71,070 samples used 0 0
False warnings concerning certain actions carried out whilst installing and using legitimate software 78 samples used 0 0
Usability Score 6.0/6.0