PC Tools announced today that Spyware Doctor and PC Tools AntiVirus software have been awarded the Checkmark Security Certification by West Coast Labs following a rigorous, comprehensive evaluation.
"We are very pleased that our products have achieved the expected standards of the industry. Third-party evaluations are critically important to boost consumer confidence regarding all Internet security products," said Michael Greene, Vice President of Product Strategy.
PC Tools has previously won the prestigious Checkmark certification for Spyware Doctor. This is the first time it has received both Level 1 and Level 2 security certification for PC Tools' AntiVirus.
West Coast Labs has made the Checkmark Security Certification System one of the leading certification programs worldwide. It has been trusted by both experts and consumers for more than 10 years providing best practice principles and independent testing on product effectiveness and performance.
PC Tools has also recently unveiled a new version of Spyware Doctor, version 5.0, which will incorporate the highly effective—and now Checkmark security certified—anti-virus software.
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