could be a useful instrument both for previous diagnosis and entrepreneurial programs' assessment.
The fastest clean floppy scan times were registered by EliaShim ViruSafe and ESaSS
ThunderBYTE (twenty-three seconds each), though several other products clocked in just a few seconds slower (thirty-seven seconds separated the slowest and fastest products).
In VB's most recent round of comparative testing of DOS scanners, in July 1996, only two of the twenty-three products submitted for testing detected all of the viruses on the WildList (including macro viruses): Command Software's F-Prot Professional and ESaSS
IBM Antivirus 2.4.1 and ThunderBYTE 7.00a (ESaSS
) had the fastest scan times of a clean hard drive, though IBM was one of the slowest for initial checking.