AhnLab V3 Mobile Records High AV-TEST Scores
V3 Mobile Achieves Nearly 97 Percent Rate for Android Malware
Detection With no False Positives; Recorded 0.24 Percent in CPU Usage
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA and SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/02/13
-- AhnLab, a leading provider of information security products and
services for consumers and enterprise business environments, today
announced that its V3 Mobile achieved a top tier ranking in an
Internal Mobile Security Test for Android from AV-TEST, the
independent testing organization.
At this closed test, which took place in November, AV-TEST examined
more than 20 mobile security products. AhnLab V3 Mobile was submitted
for testing on Android and achieved a 96.62 percent detection rate
for Android malware without a single false positive. In the
performance impact test which measured the total average CPU usage,
AhnLab V3 Mobile was the only security app which scored less than one
percent (0.24 percent) out of the products tested.
"AhnLab V3 Mobile scored much higher in our malware blocking tests
than the majority of other reviewed Android Security Apps without
generating a single false positive," said Andreas Marx, CEO, AV-TEST.
"We were impressed by the V3 Mobile's anti-theft features and
call/message filters as well. And there was no measurable performance
"We are pleased that the V3 Mobile scored such a high ranking in
tests conducted by a prestigious organization such as AV-TEST," said
Philip Kim, CEO, AhnLab. "With these results, AhnLab's proven
solution for Android is one users can count on especially as security
threats for mobile devices grow more serious and tangible."
V3 Mobile is comprehensive mobile security software designed to
protect android based devices. It allows users to make the most of
your mobile device while providing protection from a growing range of
threats. It secures a user's personal data, blocks network attacks,
protects users from harmful applications, and even helps recover a
user's mobile device if it is lost or stolen. A number of mobile
device makers in South Korea have standardized on AhnLab V3 Mobile
for mobile security protection.
Headquartered in South Korea and with US HQ in San Francisco, AhnLab
Inc., (KOSDAQ: 053800), develops industry-leading security solutions
and provides professional services that are designed to secure and
protect critical business and personal information. As a leading
innovator in the information security arena for more than 20 years,
AhnLab' s cutting edge products and services fulfill the stringent
security requirements of both enterprises and individual users.
AhnLab' s products and services include anti-virus solutions,
network, mobile and online game security, security management and
consulting services. Today, AhnLab boasts a network of sales and
research operations in more than 20 countries worldwide.
For more information on AhnLab, go to www.ahnlab.com or +1-866
Madison Alexander PR
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