BullGuard has gained top ranking in an AV-Test Institute product review for BullGuard Internet Security.
The tests were run over September and October 2020 and BullGuard gained maximum scores in all three assessment areas; protection, performance and usability, placing it in the Top Product category.
A total of twenty two home cybersecurity products were evaluated and AV-Test looked for performance in detecting zero-day threats, prevalent malware, email, and web threats.
- BullGuard was discovered to offer watertight protection detecting and blocking dangerous threats such as zero-day malware and email-based threats.
The impact of antivirus software on computer performance was also assessed.
- BullGuard’s impact on computer performance was near negligible ensuring users can use their computers at normal speed without being slowed down.
Usability was measured in terms of false alarms when on the internet and the unnecessary blocking of websites. The objective was to see whether BullGuard raised false alerts when installing and implementing commonly used software, such as Google Chrome and VLC Media Player
- Usability was perfect, ensuring users aren’t interrupted when downloading and using popular software and websites.
BullGuard has consistently scored high in AV-Test Institute assessments over the past year proving that it offers the best cyber protection for home users.
AV-Test Institute assessed BullGuard Internet Security 2020 and 2021 running on the Windows 10 operating system.