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AhnLab Proven to be the No.1 and Only One by AV-TEST

  • Date2018-05-31
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Seoul, May 31, 2018 - AhnLab, Inc., a leader in cyber threat analysis, announced that AhnLab V3 Internet Security 9.0 (hereinafter referred to as V3), AhnLab’s anti-virus solution, was awarded a perfect score for protection in the Mar-Apr 2018 certification evaluation conducted by AV-TEST (, a global security solution testing and rating organization. 


The test was conducted in Windows 10 environment. V3 scored a perfect 6.0 out of 6.0 points in all three tests: Protection, Performance, and Usability. 


Only two vendors, including AhnLab, out of the total 18 global security vendors outperformed the perfect score in this evaluation. Especially, AhnLab is the only one among the global vendors to record a total score in both evaluations of AV-TEST conducted this year (Jan-Feb, Mar-Apr, 2018).


In addition, V3 IS 9.0 was named "Top Product" for the fourth time in a row. Top Product is a designation granted by AV-TEST only to the highest-scoring products among the global security software evaluated by the organization.


ChyangKyu Han, Head of AhnLab Security Emergency Response Center (ASEC) stated, “V3 continuously proved its technology globally through AV-Test, which is one of the most reliable global security solution tests." He added, "AhnLab will continue to research and develop to provide optimized solutions with high usability."​ 


About AhnLab, Inc.

Founded in 1995, AhnLab, Inc., a leader in cyber threat analysis, delivers comprehensive protection for endpoints, networks, transactions, and essential services. AhnLab delivers best-of-breed threat prevention that scales easily for high-speed networks by combining cloud analysis with endpoint and server resources. AhnLab's multidimensional approach combines with exceptional service to create truly global protection against attacks that evade traditional security defenses. That’s why more than 25,000 organizations rely on AhnLab’s award-winning products and services to make the internet safe and reliable for their business operations.