AVG Internet Security was ranked third out of a field of twenty top security products in a recent PCWorld Labs review in the May 2010 issue of their magazine. It also as one of twenty security products out of a field of 60 entrants to receive the VB100 award from Virus Bulletin magazine.
We continue to use AVG ourselves and recommend this product to our clients. It combines features that we appreciate the most: it is effective at blocking, finding, and removing computer threats and exploits, and it places a low demand on computer system resources, so it doesn’t interfere with your ability to use your computer.
Result history: AVG
Product name: AVG Internet Security Network Edition
About the Author:I am a cybersecurity and IT instructor, cybersecurity analyst, pen-tester, trainer, and speaker. I am an owner of the WyzCo Group Inc. In addition to consulting on security products and services, I also conduct security audits, compliance audits, vulnerability assessments and penetration tests. I also teach Cybersecurity Awareness Training classes. I work as an information technology and cybersecurity instructor for several training and certification organizations. I have worked in corporate, military, government, and workforce development training environments I am a frequent speaker at professional conferences such as the Minnesota Bloggers Conference, Secure360 Security Conference in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, the (ISC)2 World Congress 2016, and the ISSA International Conference 2017, and many local community organizations, including Chambers of Commerce, SCORE, and several school districts. I have been blogging on cybersecurity since 2006 at http://wyzguyscybersecurity.com