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AhnLab V3 was awarded Best Performance 2018 by AV-TEST

  • Date2019-02-22
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Seoul, February 22, 2019 - AhnLab, Inc., a leader in cyber threat analysis, announced that AhnLab's anti-virus solution, AhnLab V3 Internet Security, was awarded "Best Performance 2018" by AV-TEST.


AV-TEST Awards took place in Erfurt, the state capital of Thuringia in Germany on April 21, 2019. The representatives of IT security companies from around the globe including AhnLab has attended the Awards ceremony and shared knowledge at the preceding AV-TEST Security Summit.



AV-TEST CEO Andreas Max (left) and ChyangKyu Han, Head of AhnLab Security 

Emergency Response Center (ASEC) took a commemorative photo.


AV-TEST has stated, "AhnLab made an impressive showing, continuously delivering peak performance throughout the 2018 test season, and thus receives the AV-TEST Award 2018 in the test category of Best Performance." They added, "In earning the Performance Award, the V3 Internet Security product shows that good protection of end user PCs does not have to be at the expense of speed. For many consumers, the protection program offers optimal protection in combination with optimal system performance. V3 Internet Security stands out thanks to its minimal use of system resources, at levels well below the industry average.


About AhnLab, Inc.

Founded in 1995, AhnLab, Inc., the global leader in cybersecurity, delivers comprehensive protection for 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.


The AV-TEST GmbH is the independent research institute for IT security from Germany. For more than 15 years, the experts from Magdeburg have guaranteed quality-assuring comparison and individual tests of virtually all internationally relevant IT security products.