360 Mobile Security Earns AV-Test Certification
Achieves Perfect Performance Score with 100% Malware Detection Rate
SHANGHAI, Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd. (“Qihoo 360″) (NYSE: QIHU), a leading internet company in China, today announced that its newly launched international version of 360 Mobile Security for the Android operating system has received AV-Test certification, obtaining a 100% malware detection rate and 0% false positive rate during the certification process.
The mobile AV-Test certification is an internationally recognized comparative testing process designed to assess the strength of mobile security applications based on a variety of performance criteria.
Under the AV-Test criteria, applications receive scores based on the “protection” category, which comprises malware detection results, and the “usability” category, which includes performance and false positives.
360 Mobile Security, which is supported by the strength of its innovative dual core 360 QVS and cloud-based scanning engines, earned a perfect score of 6 out of 6 in the performance category, compared to an average detection rate that corresponds to 3.5 points.
For more information regarding mobile AV-Test, please refer www.av-test.org. 360 Mobile Security international version is available for free download at play.google.com by searching for 360 Mobile Security. Users can also download the app from http://www.360safe.com/mobile.html.
About Qihoo 360
Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd. (NYSE: QIHU) is a leading Internet company in China. The Company is also the number one provider of Internet and mobile security products in China. Qihoo 360 also provides users with secure access points to the Internet via its market leading web browsers and application stores. The Company has built one of the largest open Internet platforms in China. Qihoo 360 monetizes its massive user base primarily through online advertising and through Internet value-added services on its open platforms.
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