EICAR FILE TEST!!
Test your Anti-Virus web protection by trying to download the following files.
Eicar file = is a standardized test file for signature based virus detection software.
This file can be used to verify the correct operation of antivirus software.
All files are NOT viruses, but they appear to be viruses,
therefore your Anti-Virus should stop the downloads.
If you can download any of these files, then your Anti-Virus is NOT effective!
Just delete any file downloaded and empty Recycle Bin.
Your Antivirus should pass all these test in order to be totally effective!!
NOTE: ALL ANTIVIRUS SHOULD BE SET AT MAX SETTINGS FOR THIS TEST TO COMPLETE.
IT SHOULD BE SET TO SCAN ALL ARCHIVES & SCAN ALL FILES.
For best results use Internet Explorer and disable any other security softwares with web guard,
except for your real-time Anti-Virus software.
Note: Disable any download manager like Internet download manager & Orbit & more.