K7 Computing is committed to producing affordable online security products with exceptional standards. Over the years, we have been recognized with numerous awards and certifications by eminent international organizations from around the world.
These awards and certifications are earned from relentless tests based on Detection Rates, User-Friendly Interface, Performance, Compatibility with Windows (including Vista) Operating Systems, Software Behaviour and others.
This certification is awarded from AV-TEST Institute, an independent accreditation center based in Magdeburg, Germany. K7 TotalSecurity produced impressive results on the latest tests on Jan/Feb 2014 and acquired AV-TEST Certification in recognition of its high degree Protection, Performance and Usability.
CheckMark Platinum Certification
The Checkmark Platinum Product Award is an international accreditation graded on the highest level of performance validation in Real Time testing, in ever changing threat landscape. Vendor products are awarded after persistent scrutiny against zero day real world threats that run 24 hours, 7 days a week, throughout an entire year. Products are tested in a variety of attack vectors against security threats collected in real time through West Coast Labs' global research program, which operates throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia.
The West Coast Labs presents the prestigious CheckMark Certification to information security products and services. A fast growing certification system ensures product standards are accurate and meet end-user’s real time requirements. Security products are evaluated based on a series of performance, functionality and usability tests, performed by a team of security experts, to evaluate the credibility of the security solutions offered by the products.
VB100 AWARD is bestowed by Virus Bulletin, security information portal, testing and certification body based in Oxfordshire, UK. Security products undergo exhaustive RAP test procedures to prove security standards. A security product earns this acclaimed certification by detecting 100% malware from ‘In the Wild’ samples and not generating false positives when scanning clean samples.
Microsoft Windows Vista Certified
K7 TotalSecurity is certified for Windows Vista, which ensures compatibility with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows Vista editions. Alongside, the product is also tested independently for performance, privacy standards that are set by Anti-Spyware Coalition, functionality and reliability on Windows Vista operated PCs.
Microsoft Windows Vista Gold Certified
An acclaimed certification from Microsoft represents the highest level of competency and expertise, with a priority listing in the Microsoft directories. A Gold Certified Partner is a prestigious certification provided to make security products and services to stand out in the market place.
TUV Certification2 is awarded to security products after meticulous sequence of tests performed by German based Tekit Consult Bonn GmbH / T'V Saarland Group. This certification is provided only if 100% of wild list viruses are detected along with performance of virus scan, false positives, regular updates and firewall performance.
Compatible with Windows 8
Only "Compatible with Windows 8" softwares and devices have passed Microsoft-designed tests which measures the compatibility and reliability on PCs running the Windows 8 operating system. "Compatible with Windows 8" products can be easily installed and run reliably with Windows 8.
AV-Comparatives Advance+ Award 2011
AV Comparatives, an independent non-profit accreditation organization, conducts complex and comprehensive tests to gauge the real-life protection capabilities of antivirus software. K7 out-performed the competition again in the AV-comparatives performance test for November 2011. The product did particularly well in the Proactive and PUA test, and got the highest score in the Performance Test, thus winning the ADVANCED + for overall performance
AV-Comparatives Advance+ Award 2010
AV-Comparatives rated K7 Antivirus as the Global No.1 in product performance against 19 international products. The product fared well in the Proactive and PUA test, and obtained the highest score in the Performance Test, thus winning the ADVANCED + for Overall Performance. AV-Comparatives is a leading independent security software ratings organization based in Austria.
K7 produced respectable malware detection results in its first year it was tested by AV Comparatives – an Austrian accreditation institute, and received awards for exceptional quality. The product performed favorably in the Proactive and PUA test, and obtained the highest score in the Performance Test, thus earning the Gold Award for Overall Performance. AV-Comparatives is a leading independent security software ratings organization.