March 09, 2021 | Awards
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AV-TEST Award 2020 for Bitdefender

This is the tenth time that the AV-TEST Institute is presenting its internationally renowned award for the best IT security products. The 2020 award in the test categories of protection and Android security was earned by the products "Internet Security", "Endpoint Security", "Endpoint Security (Ultra)" and "Mobile Security" from the manufacturer Bitdefender. The security programs stood out thanks to continuously outstanding achievements, demonstrated in comprehensive tests throughout the period of the entire test year.

AV-TEST Award 2020 for Bitdefender
AV-TEST Award 2020

for Bitdefender


The AV-TEST Award – a game changer in the IT security industry

Even achieving a test certificate in regular and successfully completed tests is clear recognition of excellence. Because it recommends a product that has been evaluated by the AV-TEST Institute as a powerful tool in fending off IT threats. Certified security products and services receive the clear buying recommendation of our laboratory experts. In addition, products for Windows with achievements clearly above the industry standard are honored by rewarding them the extra evaluation of "Top Product". 

The AV-TEST Award, however, goes even far beyond that. The coveted trophy is earned only by IT security products that were able to set new standards in all the tests during the test period of the past year. It is thus recognized certification of continuous peak achievements by manufacturers and developers, and it recognizes security products at the highest level. At the same time, this award fosters trust among consumers, corporate users and representatives of the media across the globe, who are looking at and guided by the regular product tests of the AV-TEST Institute.

AV-TEST Award for Bitdefender – certified proof of peak excellence

With its security program "Internet Security", Bitdefender managed in 2020 to prove itself in the test category of protection for consumer products under Windows 10 as a game changer in the continuous battle against cybercriminals. 

In the test category of protection for corporate solutions, Bitdefender successfully made its mark with a total of two products. The AV-TEST Institute is recognizing both "Endpoint Security" and "Endpoint Security (Ultra)" from Bitdefender with the Best Protection 2020 Award for its superb threat prevention.

Bitdefender is also setting new standards in threat prevention for mobile devices of consumers: Throughout the 2020 test period, "Mobile Security" proved to be a superior solution in the protection against attacks targeting private mobile devices and is thus receiving the Best Android Security 2020 Award. 
"With a total of four awards, Bitdefender demonstrates its superiority over many other solutions in the market. Both in the tests for consumer applications and for corporate and mobile products, Bitdefender stood out thanks to excellent protection", confirmed Maik Morgenstern, CEO of AV-TEST.





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