Sophos, a world leader in protecting businesses against viruses
and spam, today announced that Sophos Anti-Virus has been awarded
the VB 100% award in the August 2005 edition of Virus Bulletin.
This is the 29th time Sophos Anti-Virus has won a VB 100% award,
confirming its position as one of the most powerful virus
protection products available.
Virus Bulletin tested 9 different anti-virus products for their
detection rates, lack of false alarms, and speed of scanning on the
Novell NetWare 6.5 platform. Sophos successfully detected all of
the in-the-wild, macro and polymorphic viruses with no false
All Sophos products use the same virus-finding engine, ensuring
consistently high detection rates across all platforms.
About the Virus Bulletin 100% award
The Virus Bulletin 100% awards recognise those products best
able to detect viruses known to be 'in the wild'. Unlike some other
similar-sounding schemes, Virus Bulletin uses the most up-to-date
WildList in its tests. This means that products that are 'up with
the game' are the ones most likely to be granted VB 100%