VB100

Virus Bulletin's renowned VB100 certification programme

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VB100 certification

The VB100 award is a certification of products which meet the basic standards required to be recognised as legitimate and properly functioning anti-malware solutions.

To display a VB100 logo, a product must:

  • Prove it can detect at least 99.5% of malware samples listed as 'In the Wild' by the WildList Organization
  • Generate more than 0.01% false positives when scanning an extensive test set of clean samples
  • All this must be done with default, out-of-the-box settings in the VB lab environment on two test platforms (currently Windows 10 and Windows 7)

All solutions tested are submitted for testing by their developers. Full procedures of the certification scheme can be found on the methodology page.

Test schedule

The full schedule of upcoming tests can be found on the VB100 Schedule page.

Any developers interested in submitting anti-malware products for review should contact the test team by email using vbtest@virusbulletin.com.

Results history

An archive of VB100 test results is available, allowing users to view the performance of a vendor or solution over time. While a single test can only show a snapshot of a product's capabilities at a specific moment in time, this long-term view can be used as a guide to how vendors are likely to perform in the future. Listings of results by product can also be found in our test archives.

 

VB100

Latest Report

The latest VB100 test report

VB100 Test Schedule

The schedule for upcoming VB100 tests and reports

VB100 Methodology

Methodology for the VB100 certification test

VB100 Test Archive

Details of all previous VB100 tests

VB Testing

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