When McAfee Mobile Security and Symantec Endpoint Protection tried to activate, consumers indicated that they encountered a popup message asking to purchase McAfee SafeZone. In the APQG test, MacAfee Mobile Security, McAfee mobile security, McAfee Endpoint Security, Norton Mobile Security, and Kaspersky Internet Security signed out to a “security message” from McAfee SafeZone and Kaspersky Internet Security and Norton Mobile Security also signed out to a McAfee page. These products accessed the McAfee SafeZone website.
There's a new salvo in cybersecurity's long-running battle between consumer- and business-grade antivirus products. Researchers at SE Labs(Opens in a new window) use a capture and replay technique to hit multiple antivirus protection systems with precisely the same real-world malware attacks. The top performers earn AAA certification. Those that succeed at a less stellar level can take AA, A, B, or C level certification. All the tested products in the latest report earned AAA or AA certification. All but Malwarebytes. d2c66b5586