AMTSO Members

AMTSO is a member-driven organization. Our diverse global community of members directs and supports all of AMTSO’s activities through their generous contributions of time, effort, and expertise. Our tester members are a core part of everything we do, and are given special status and rights within the organization.

As our success depends on a broad overview of all aspects of the security world, we welcome any company, institution, or individual with an interest in security testing to join us, and make sure their voices and viewpoints are heard.

Acronis International GmbH is a global technology company with Corporate Headquarters in Schaffhausen, Switzerland and International Headquarters in Singapore. Acronis develops on-premises and cloud software for backup, disaster recovery, and secure file sync and share and data access. Acronis has 18 offices worldwide. Its R&D Centers, Acronis Labs, are based in the United States and Singapore. Acronis has Cloud data centers internationally, including the United States, France, Singapore, Japan, and Germany.

AMTSO member since 2018

AhnLab, Inc., founded in 1995, is a security software provider in South Korea. AhnLab sells computer software such as antivirus software, online security, network security appliances such as Advanced Threat (Malware) Detection & Remediation, including APT type of cyber attack, firewalls, IPS, UTM, and security software for online games and the mobile web.

AMTSO member since 2008

AppEsteem is cleaning the Internet, one app at a time. For consumers, they fight the bad guys so you don’t have to — and so you can download and use apps without fear. For installers, they defend your brand against Deceptor apps — so you can benefit from putting consumers first and for app developers. AppEsteem provides clear app rules, reviewed by cybersecurity companies — so safe apps prosper, and Deceptor apps don’t. For Anti-Malware Companies AppEsteem shares unrivaled investigative insight and intelligence — so you can better protect your customers.

AMTSO member since 2016

AV-TEST is an independent organization which evaluates and rates antivirus and security suite software for Microsoft Windows and Android operating systems, according to a variety of criteria. Every other month, the researchers publish the results of their testing, where they list which products they awarded their certification. The organisation is based in Magdeburg, Germany.

AMTSO member since 2008

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Avast Software s.r.o. is a Czech multinational cybersecurity software company headquartered in Prague, Czech Republic that researches and develops computer security software, machine learning and artificial intelligence. Avast has more than 435 million monthly active users and the largest market share among anti-malware application vendors worldwide as of January 2018. The company has approximately 1,700 employees across its 25 offices worldwide.

AMTSO member since 2008

Avira Operations GmbH & Co. KG is a German multinational computer security software company mainly known for their antivirus software Avira Internet Security. Avira was founded in 2006, but the anti virus application is under active development since 1986 through its predecessor company H+BEDV Datentechnik GmbH. As of 2012, Avira software is estimated to have over 100 million customers. In June 2012, Avira ranked sixth in the antivirus market share report from OPSWAT.

AMTSO member since 2008

Bitdefender is a Romanian cybersecurity and anti-virus software company. It was founded in 2001 by Florin Talpeș who is currently the CEO. Bitdefender develops and sells anti-virus software, internet security software, endpoint security software, and other cybersecurity products and services. As of 2018, the software has about 500 million users worldwide.

AMTSO member since 2008

CheckMAL is a company of experts, industry-leading endpoint security developers. They have tried to provide a paradigm of new security with differentiated technology and we will rise higher through continuous research and challenges.

AMTSO member since 2017

Check Point is a multinational provider of software and combined hardware and software products for IT security, including network security, endpoint security, cloud security, mobile security, data security and security management.

As of 2019 the company has approximately 5,000 employees worldwide. Headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel and San Carlos, California, the company has development centers in Israel, United States (ZoneAlarm), Sweden (former Protect Data development centre), and Belarus.

AMTSO member since 2019

CHOMAR Antivirus creates user experience focused, global targeted and multiplatform products which solve users’ cybersecurity problems with innovative methods.

CHOMAR Antivirus, Turkey’s first and only antivirus software developed with 100% Turkish technology, received OPSWAT Gold certificate, the highest criteria of OPSWAT certification and only 33 companies have worldwide, as of September 2016. It is Turkey’s first and only antivirus software with this certificate. CHOMAR’s product quality’s approval with OPSWAT Gold Certificate has made our product that is trusted by leading companies such as Cisco, Juniper Networks, F5 Networks, Citrix, and Palo Alto Networks, which are among the world’s largest technology companies.

AMTSO member since 2017

Cybereason, creators of the leading Cyber Defense Platform, gives the advantage back to the defender through a completely new approach to cybersecurity. Cybereason offers endpoint prevention, detection and response and active monitoring.

The solution delivers multi-layered endpoint prevention by leveraging signature and signature-less techniques to prevent known and unknown threats in conjunction with behavioral and deception techniques, including preventing ransomware and fileless attacks.

Cybereason is privately held and is headquartered in Boston, with offices in London, Sydney, Tel Aviv, Tokyo, Asia-Pacific and continental Europe.

AMTSO member since 2016

Deep Instinct is a cybersecurity company that applies deep learning to cybersecurity. The company implements advanced Artificial Intelligence to the task of preventing and detecting malware.

AMTSO member since 2017

They’re the creators of the Elastic (ELK) Stack — Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash.

Now with Elastic Endpoint Security, they prevent attacks and bring security events and alerts into the Elastic Stack, alongside data from your security tools, observability tools, and other data sources.

These capabilities, combined with Elastic SIEM, enable practitioners to hunt for and respond to undiscovered attacks — stopping threats before damage or loss.

AMTSO member since 2016

EnigmaSoft Limited (“EnigmaSoft”) is a member of the “Enigma Software Group of Affiliated Companies”, with offices and global headquarters in Ireland is the creator and known for its PC anti-malware remediation utility and service under the tradename “SpyHunter”. SpyHunter detects and removes malware, enhances Internet privacy, and eliminates security threats; addressing issues such as malware, ransomware, trojans, rogue anti-spyware, and other malicious security threats affecting millions of PC users on the web.

AMTSO member since 2018

ESET is an IT security company that offers anti-virus and firewall products such as ESET NOD32. ESET is headquartered in Bratislava, Slovakia, and was awarded the recognition of the most successful Slovak company in 2008, 2009 and in 2010. It plays a significant role in overall Cybersecurity.

AMTSO member since 2008

F-Secure Corporation is a Finnish cyber security and privacy company based in Helsinki, Finland. The company has 20 country offices and a presence in more than 100 countries, with Security Lab operations in Helsinki, Finland and in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

AMTSO member since 2008

G Data Software AG is a German software company that focuses on computer security. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Bochum. They are known for being the creators of the world’s first antivirus software.

AMTSO member since 2010

ICSA (International Computer Security Association) Labs began as NCSA. Its mission was to increase awareness of the need for computer security and to provide education about various security products and technologies. In its early days, NCSA focused almost solely on the certification of anti-virus software.

AMTSO member since 2008

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INCA Internet Corporation, also known as nProtect, is a corporation which sells computer software. INCA Internet was founded by Young Heum Joo, the current CEO and President of INCA Internet, in 2000. It offers anti-virus, anti-spyware, game security, and unified corporate security.

AMTSO member since 2017

Mac users have unique security needs, and Intego has been working to protect them from the dangers of the Internet for over 18 years. Founded in 1997, Intego is the only company focusing solely on security for Macs and other Apple products. With a full range of products to protect Macs, as well as products for iOS devices, such as the iPhone and iPad, Intego makes the Internet a safer place for Mac and Apple users.

AMTSO member since 2016

K7 Computing is one of the earliest and most accomplished IT security companies protecting more than 25 million clients worldwide against threats to their IT environment. They are recognized as a leader in providing safe and secure computing experience for home users as well as enterprise users across various industries.

AMTSO member since 2008

Kaspersky is a global cybersecurity company founded in 1997. Kaspersky’s deep threat intelligence and security expertise is constantly transforming into innovative security solutions and services to protect businesses, critical infrastructure, governments and consumers around the globe. The company’s comprehensive security portfolio includes leading endpoint protection and a number of specialized security solutions and services to fight sophisticated and evolving digital threats. Over 400 million users are protected by Kaspersky technologies and we help 250,000 corporate clients protect what matters most to them. 

AMTSO member since 2008

McAfee, LLC (formerly known as McAfee Associates, Inc. in 1987–2014 and Intel Security Group in 2014–2017) is an American global computer security software company headquartered in Santa Clara, California and claims to be the world’s largest dedicated security technology company.

AMTSO member since 2008

Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington. It develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services.

AMTSO member since 2008

MRG Effitas is a world-leader in independent IT security efficacy testing, research and expertise.
Their strategy has been to invest heavily into market-leading expertise and research so that they can be at the frontier of efficacy assessment and testing. As a result, they are the most forward-looking research organisation in their field, with a unique degree of technical competence in anticipating and planning for future trends and challenges, for example in WAF and NextGen testing.

AMTSO member since 2016

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NioGuard Security Lab brings together experts from industry and academia to conduct advanced anti-malware research and cybersecurity education. They are a malware research laboratory established based on Kharkiv National University of Radio Electronics in 2005 and located in Ukraine where teachers, master, and PhD students from partner universities can conduct their research together with the industry and academic experts for the top security companies.

AMTSO member since 2019

Tester member

NortonLifeLock Inc. is a global leader in consumer Cyber Safety. They are dedicated to helping secure the devices, identities, online privacy, and home and family needs of nearly 50 million consumers, providing them with a trusted ally in a complex digital world.

AMTSO member since 2008

Nuri Lab Co., Ltd. was established to research and develop technologies that benefit the world. That is, not only products that are responsible for the security of the Internet environment, but also technology development that connects people.

They are focusing on developing anti-virus and security utility modules to make various security products. They hope this will improve the quality of their security products, making the Internet faster and safer.

AMTSO member since 2017

In February 2015, One Scorpion was established in Beijing. From 2016 to 2018, the company set up three subsidiaries in Chengdu, Fuzhou and Nanjing. The core founding team members of One Scorpion have been engaged in research on advanced threat defense technologies related to national security for a long time, with an average working time of more than 10 years. Since the establishment of the company, One Scorpion has focused on applying AI technology to solve unknown threats. In China, One Scorpion is the leader in R&D and production of EDR, and is also a network security product and service provider with completely independent intellectual property rights. One Scorpion’s products are widely used in important domestic sectors and industries such as finance, energy, industrial control, military, and operators.

In the future, One Scorpion will continue to uphold the corporate mission of “Born For Security”, focus on using data science to solve the core problems of network security, and strive to become “the guardian of data and the hunter of threats in cyberspace”!

AMTSO member since 2019

OPSWAT protects critical infrastructure. Their goal is to eliminate malware and zero-day attacks. They believe that every file and every device pose a threat. Threats must be addressed at all locations at all times—at entry, at exit, and at rest. Their products focus on threat prevention and process creation for secure data transfer and safe device access. The result is productive systems that minimize risk of compromise. That’s why 98% of U.S. nuclear power facilities trust OPSWAT for cybersecurity and compliance.

AMTSO member since 2016

Palo Alto Networks, Inc. is an American multinational cybersecurity company with headquarters in Santa Clara, California. Its core products are a platform that includes advanced firewalls and cloud-based offerings that extend those firewalls to cover other aspects of security.

AMTSO member since 2016

Panda Security is a Spanish company that specializes in creating products for IT security. It started with antivirus software, and now also provides and develops cybersecurity software.

AMTSO member since 2008

PC Matic’s mission is to create software that protects devices and their information from malware used by the cyber-mafia to infiltrate and monetize worldwide. The goal for their software is zero customer infections and breaches.

They believe that through worldwide market penetration and zero infection rates, one day the cyber-mafia will be insolvent.

AMTSO member since 2013

Qi An Xin Technology Group Inc. is one of the largest cyber security company in China. With a workforce of 8,000+ employees, its products and service have been adopted by over 90% of China’s central government departments, central government-led enterprises, and large banks with compound annual growth rate exceeding 90% from 2016 to 2018. The Mission of Qi An Xin Group is “Make the cyberspace safer and the world a better place”. The Vision is “Become the world’s No.1 Cyber security company. The Values is “Customer first, innovation first, collaboration first, responsibility, integrity and embracing changes”. In December 2019, Qi An Xin Group became the official sponsor of cyber security services and antivirus software for the Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

AMTSO member since 2020

SAINTSECURITY Inc. has been committed itself to security-related ‘base technology’ and has made its all efforts to develop security solutions with the spirits of passion, innovation, challenge and righteousness since 2004.

With experience & Know-how about malicious codes collection, analysis and prevention, SAINTSECURITY Inc. provides its proprietary service and products of malwares.com, antivirus (MAX) and network security solution (MNX).

AMTSO member since 2016

SE Labs aims to improve information technology security by assessing products and services designed to detect attacks, protect against intrusions or both. They test a range of solutions including endpoint software, network appliances and cloud services. Their tests are technically accurate and relevant, and are conducted with the utmost integrity.

They perform private testing as well as producing public reports.

AMTSO member since 2016

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Securion is a South Korean company that provides mobile AV products. Previously known as InetCop.

AMTSO member since 2019

A group of defense and intelligence experts saw savvy attackers compromising endpoints seemingly at will. Traditional approaches failed to provide sufficient protection. They founded SentinelOne to develop a dramatic new approach to endpoint protection. It’s one that applies AI and machine learning to thwart known and unknown threats.

AMTSO member since 2016

SKD Labs is a leading independent testing facility that specializes in functionality testing, performance validation, and information security product and service certification. It develops and implements the highest testing standards to ensure maximum product effectiveness in functionality and performance. SKD Labs’ independent testing and technical consultancy services benefit information security vendors to gain market advantage and to compete with established brands not only in Asia but also throughout markets worldwide.

AMTSO member since 2015

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Founded in 1985 in Oxford, UK, Sophos is a global leader in network and enduser security with over 3,500 employees, nearly 400,000 customers in more than 150 countries, over 47,000 channel partners and more than 100m users. Powered by SophosLabs – a global threat intelligence and data science team – Sophos’ cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions secure endpoints (laptops, servers and mobile devices) and networks against evolving cybercriminal tactics and techniques.

AMTSO member since 2008

A European leader in digital infrastructure security and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Airbus CyberSecurity, Stormshield offers smart, connected solutions in order to anticipate attacks and protect digital infrastructures.

Their mission: to ensure the cybersecurity and data protection of organizations, their employees, and their customers.

AMTSO member since 2019

Symantec, a division of Broadcom. Broadcom Inc. is a global infrastructure technology leader built on 50 years of innovation, collaboration and engineering excellence.

With roots based in the rich technical heritage of AT&T/Bell Labs, Lucent and Hewlett-Packard/Agilent, Broadcom focuses on technologies that connect our world. Through the combination of industry leaders Broadcom, LSI, Broadcom Corporation, Brocade, CA Technologies and Symantec, the company has the size, scope and engineering talent to lead the industry into the future.
 

AMTSO member since 2008

From 2010, TEHTRIS experts have been developing a real defensive arsenal with complementary products that make it possible to close cyber security gaps and ensure protection at all levels. For several years and on a regular basis, TEHTRIS has been rewarded with labels, awards or international distinctions, proof of the quality and effectiveness of their products.

AMTSO member since 2016

Tencent Holdings Limited is a Chinese multinational conglomerate holding company founded in 1998, whose subsidiaries specialise in various Internet-related services and products, entertainment, artificial intelligence and technology both in China and globally.

AMTSO member since 2018

TGLabs is on a mission to challenge standards to evaluate enterprise product testing. Over the past decade, security products have evolved to encompass cloud, heuristic technologies. Yet, testing frameworks used to challenge these products have stayed the same. With the exponential growth in the volume and strategies being used to create and deploy malware. A new methodology is needed to evaluate the real efficacy of security products. TGLabs’ approach uses AI in the testing framework to isolate areas of improvement and improve the overall quality of security products.

TGLabs’ approach focuses on using industry best practices with academics know-how to offer a new approach to traditional testing methodologies.

AMTSO member since 2020

Tester member

TG Soft was born in 1992 as a consultant for ISTINFORM S.p.A., an IT company working with Italian banks, with offices in Milan and Rome.

Its primary occupation is security, which is expressed in the analysis of viral diseases (virus) found in banking areas.

AMTSO member since 2015

At Total AV they believe that cybersecurity should be completely hassle free for their users which is why they do all of the heavy lifting. Premium users can benefit from an extensive anti-malware database which provides advanced real-time protection ensuring you are fully protected from harmful threats & viruses.

AMTSO member since 2019

Trend Micro Inc. is a multinational cyber security and defense company with global headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, with regional headquarters and R&D centers in Asia, Europe, and North America.

AMTSO member since 2008

Veszprog Ltd. was founded in February 1997 with the aim of implementing new ideas and innovations in the field of technical development, especially information technology systems. The experts of their company have wide ranging experiences and academic achievements in the field of computer data security, protection against computer viruses and thorough knowledge for developing multimedia systems.

AMTSO member since 2008

Tester member

Virus Bulletin is a magazine about the prevention, detection and removal of malware and spam. It regularly features analyses of the latest virus threats, articles exploring new developments in the fight against viruses, interviews with anti-virus experts, and evaluations of current anti-malware products.

AMTSO member since 2015

Tester member

VMware streamlines the journey for organizations to become digital businesses that deliver better experiences to their customers and empower employees to do their best work. Our software spans compute, cloud, networking and security, and digital workspace.

AMTSO member since 2008

Webroot, an OpenText company, was the first to harness the cloud and artificial intelligence to stop zero-day threats in real time. Webroot secures businesses and individuals worldwide with threat intelligence and protection for endpoints and networks.

In 2019, Webroot and its parent company Carbonite were acquired by OpenText, a global leader in Enterprise Information Management. Together, they are a market leader in cyber resilience, offering total endpoint protection and disaster recovery for any sized business.

AMTSO member since 2008

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As our success depends on a broad overview of all aspects of the security world, we welcome any company, institution, or individual with an interest in security testing to join us, and make sure their voices and viewpoints are heard.