Here's a recent Win7 anti-malware evaluation from av-test.org
Note that it's importnat to be sure you are looking at the correct "Tab" of information.
For example, [/b]"2011/Q1-Windows7" as the results change depending on the OS and the time of the evaluations.
Also whether you are specifically interested in NON
-freeware versions, or if you're looking for freeware
A total of 22 anti-malware products were reviewed by us during the 1st quarter of 2011 (Win7). 17 products have fulfilled our requirements in the categories protection, repair and usability and have therefore received an AV-Test certificate.
Note that within the report, you can dynamically have the results listed in rank-order depending on your focus by category:
The reports can be found here.
Interestingly, they plan an evaluation for July 2011...for WinXP platforms![/quote]
AntiVir Personal Edition Classic came out on top.
in an older about.com
review piece claiming value-add on 3 specific freeware
evaluations based on the AV-Test evaluations, where
This review looks at three free antivirus solutions: AntiVir PersonalEdition Classic, AVAST 4 Home Edition, and AVG Free Edition.
Based on the versions of the programs listed, it would not
seem to have included Win7. And as noted earlier, ratings can change dramatically over time. More info on that freeware review at:
fixed some formatting glitches