AV-TEST Research Institute

AV-TEST is an independent research institute for IT security in Germany. For more than 15 years, the experts in Magdeburg have guaranteed quality comparisons and individual tests of almost all products in the field of IT security of international importance.

One of the world’s largest collections of digital malware samples, the institute’s own research department and intensive collaboration with other institutes guarantee that tests are carried out according to internationally recognized standards and the most modern technology. For its tests, AV-TEST uses in-house developed analysis systems and thus guarantees test results for all common operating systems and platforms that are traceable and unaffected at all times.