[funsec] Latest VB 100 test results

Drsolly drsollyp at drsolly.com
Thu Dec 6 14:01:58 CST 2007


When I was running S&S, we used a humungous set of files for FP testing, 
but I expect it's all more difficult now.

I'm very surprised that Sophos failed - do they still have common owners 
with VB, and share the same building?

On Thu, 6 Dec 2007, Jeff Kell wrote:

> Alex Eckelberry wrote:
> > A total of 17 out of 32 of antivirus products failed the company's
> > stringent VB100 test, which expects software to detect 100 percent of
> > the commonly-circulating 'WildList' thrown at it without signalling any
> > false positives.
> 
> Would be interesting if there was a test suite specifically designed for false positives... 
> 
> Jeff
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