Igor Muttik just had a parcel arrive whilst I was nearby. McAfee has just won the Lowest False Alarm Rate award from AV Comparatives for VirusScan.
….I didn’t stay for the speech
For those who do not know, false alarms are caused where an anti-virus product detects a clean file as infected and is something all AV companies try hard to avoid. Recognition that we’ve got the lowest false alarm rate on test is awesome.