Proven Most Secure by Experts
Over the past few years, ZoneAlarm® security products have been awarded top ratings and certifications from major industry publications and independent research labs. Here are some of ZoneAlarm’s many awards.
PC Magazine
Editors' Choice Award

The PC Magazine Editors' Choice is awarded to products and services that stand out from and above similar products in their categories. ZoneAlarm Products - 11 Time Winner of the PC Mag Editors' Choice Award.

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® Free Firewall 2013 - January 31, 2013
ZoneAlarm® Free Firewall 2012 - November 14, 2011
ZoneAlarm® Free Firewall 9 - May 24, 2010
ZoneAlarm® Extreme Security - February 26, 2009
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 6.5 - June 12, 2006
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 6.0 - February 21, 2006
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 6.0 - July 13, 2005
ZoneAlarm® Security Suite 5.5 - December 8, 2004
ZoneAlarm® Pro 5.5 - November 18, 2004
ZoneAlarm® Pro 4.0 - November 25, 2003
ZoneAlarm® Pro - 2001

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AV-TEST.org
Certified

The AV-TEST CERTIFIED seal of approval provides evidence that the tested products
have achieved all of the levels of performance required and defined by AV-TEST in
the categories of their protective effect (PROTECTION), repair performance (REPAIR)
and influence on the usability of the system (USABILITY).

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® Free Antivirus + Firewall 2013 - August 2013
ZoneAlarm® Free Antivirus + Firewall 2012 - June 2012
ZoneAlarm® PRO Antivirus + Firewall 2012 - June 2012
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 2012 - June 2012
ZoneAlarm® Extreme Security 2012 - June 2012

Virus Bulletin
VB100
Virus Bulletin is one of the security industry's most respected and trusted organizations. In the publication's April comparative review, conducted on Windows Vista Business Edition SP1, 37 products were tested, only 18 of which won the VB100 award. "With nothing missed in the Wild List set, and precious little elsewhere, and nothing more than a few warnings of possibly unwanted items in the clean set, Check Point's product wins itself its first VB100 award at the first attempt, without even breaking into a sweat," said John Hawes of Virus Bulletin.

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® Extreme Security - December 2013
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite - April 2012
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite - April 2011
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 9 - August 2010
ZoneAlarm® Extreme Security - April 2009
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 7.1 - April 2008

CNET Downloads
5 Star Award

This designation signifies a best-in-class product among the thousands of software downloads available on CNET Downloads website. The award is given to software downloads that get perfect scores in five categories: Interface, Features, Functionality, Stability, and Download.

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® SocialGuard™ - April 25, 2011
ZoneAlarm® Free Firewall 9 - May 24, 2010
ZoneAlarm® Extreme Security - August 31, 2009
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 8.0 - April 6, 2009
ZoneAlarm® Pro 8.0 - April 6, 2009
ZoneAlarm® 8.0 - April 6, 2009
ZoneAlarm® Antivirus 8.0 - September 14, 2008

Computer Active TRY IT!
Certified

The AV-TEST CERTIFIED seal of approval provides evidence that the tested products have achieved all of the levels of performance required and defined by AV-TEST in the categories of their protective effect (PROTECTION), repair performance (REPAIR) and influence on the usability of the system (USABILITY).

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® Free Antivirus + Firewall 2012 - June 2012

LAPTOP Magazine
The Mobile Innovation Award
LAPTOP Magazine's The Mobile Innovation Award recognizes breakthroughs in mobile technology both in terms of design and functionality. The 2007 award- winners are all products that allow consumers to do exciting things on the go without a big learning curve.

"We're pleased to honor those companies whose products are not only easy to use but make the lives of consumers easier," said Mark Spoonauer, LAPTOP's Editor in Chief. "Today, consumers are much less concerned with speeds and feeds and more interested in gear that will save them time," he said.

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® ForceField - January 2008

LAPTOP Magazine
Ultimate Mobility - Best Gear for the New Year
To select winners of the Ultimate Mobility - Best Gear for the New Year, LAPTOP Magazine editors round up all the best new gadgets, including notebooks, cell phones, wireless networking products, digital cameras, MP3 players, GPS navigators, projectors, storage drives, software, accessories, and more. Each section is jam-packed with products and helpful buying tips to help readers get the most bang for their buck.

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® ForceField - Winter 2008

PC World
100 Best Products of 2007
PC World’s editors examined hundreds of products and services and select 100 winners for their exemplary design and usability, features, performance, and innovation. “Products that win PC World’s 100 Best Products of 2007 Awards set the standard for excellence in the IT and consumer electronics industries,” stated Harry McCracken, vice-president/editor in chief of PC World. “From notebooks and security software to MP3 players and smartphones, the editors reward the most outstanding performers in this annual awards program. Congratulations to ZoneAlarm.”

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 7.0 - July 2007

Laptop Magazine
Editor's Choice Award

LAPTOP Magazine call ZoneAlarm® Pro "The best solution for monitoring the health of your PC."

It also gave five out of five stars to ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 6.0. Laptop Magazine says, "ZoneAlarm Internet Security Suite offers basic, but effective parental controls, and boasts a comprehensive anti-spyware utility that caught everything we encountered online. With the best firewall, the best anti-spyware tool, the best anti-spam tool, and nearly the best antivirus utility, ZoneAlarm Internet Security Suite is the top all-in-one security suite you can buy."

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® Pro - February 2008
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 6.0 - October 2005

CNET
Editors' Choice Award

The CNET Editors' Choice seal is the hallmark of good product design, performance, quality, and value and is awarded only to products and services that our editors feel are outstanding in their class. CNET editors say, "In the boldest security-software move we've seen, ZoneAlarm Internet Security Suite 6.5 and ZoneAlarm Pro 6.5 have partnered with an identity management solutions provider to provide both offline and online identity-theft protection, making this suite well worth the price."

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 7.0 - January 2007
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 6.5 - June 2006
ZoneAlarm® Pro 6.5 - June 2006
ZoneAlarm® Antivirus 6.5 - June 2006
ZoneAlarm® Anti-Spyware 6.5 - June 2006
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 6.0 - July 2005
ZoneAlarm® Pro 5.5 - November 2004
ZoneAlarm® Security Suite 5.0 - May 2004
ZoneAlarm® Pro - June 2003
ZoneAlarm® Pro 3.0 - March 2002

PC World
88 Very Good Rating

PC World editors gave ZoneAlarm Internet Security Suite a very good rating, 88, and stated: "It performs well and is easy to use... ", PC World, March 2007.

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® Internet Security Suite 7.0 - April 2007

PC World
101 Fantastic Freebies

Award winning PC World editors evaluate hundreds of downloads and services based on features, design, and performance to determine the top 101 best freebies available today.

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® - May 2007
ZoneAlarm® - May 2006

Free Fun Files
Editor's Pick

Award winning PC World editor's evaluate hundreds of downloads and services based on features, design, and performance to determine the top 101 best freebies available today.

AWARDED:
ZoneAlarm® - September 2006