During outbreaks, urgent updates are released immediately after a signature has been added to the antivirus databases. Antivirus engine updates Sometimes it is necessary to update not only the antivirus database, but also parts of the antivirus engine.
If an antivirus program does not support quick engine updates, users might be unprotected from new viruses.
Kaspersky Anti- Virus employs the right level of heuristics to ensure the fastest response to new malware with minimum false positives.
Proactive technologies are supported by industry leading signature based technologies that ensure accurate detection and the quickest release of emergency updates.
With more than 16 years experience in fighting viruses and other IT threats, we at Kaspersky Lab have amassed knowledge and experience that allows us to predict trends in malware development.
This is the main advantage we bring to our services and products, and helps us to remain one step ahead of our competitors in offering our customers the best protection possible.
Protection from these programs is essential since they can create significant security and legal risks.Therefore, by updating the antivirus databases daily, users receive not only new malware detection signatures, but also updates to the antivirus engine.Support for compression and archiving utilities Quite often, virus writers compress malware using several different packers and then release numerous versions of the malware which are essentially the same virus.The Kaspersky Anti- Virus Engine is an acknowledged leader in terms of detection rates, while false positive rates are close to zero.The independent Austrian antivirus testing lab AV-Comparatives.org, Virus Bulletin a popular UK publication and the independent German publication Computerbild have all confirmed the high quality detection rate of the Kaspersky Anti-Virus Engine.