Eset News

ESET Online Scanner Is Now Available Through Facebook

ESET®, a global pioneer in proactive internet security protection, today announced that Facebook is offering ESET Online Scanner for Facebook to all users as part of the social networking site’s complimentary anti-malware initiative. ESET’s solution scans users’ Facebook accounts, identifies harmful malware and helps them quickly remove it from their devices.

ESET to Launch Completely Redesigned, Best-of-Breed Business Security Suite

ESET®, a global pioneer in proactive internet security protection, today announced a significant transformation in its endpoint security products performance and usability. Building on the experience gained from more than 26 years of developing leading security solutions, ESET will introduce a completely redesigned suite of business security products for enterprise applications and small and medium-size businesses (SMBs) in North America later this year.

Malware targets Afghan and Tajik military and diplomatic subjects

Focusing on detections of the Korplug trojan, ESET® researchers recently noticed two larger scale campaigns employing this well-known Remote Access Trojan (RAT). The first one, related to Afghanistan and Tajikistan is analyzed by Robert Lipovsky in his newest blog post on WeLiveSecurity.com. The other one, targeting a number of high-profile organizations in Russia, will be presented at The ZeroNights security conference in Moscow on Friday, November 14 by Anton Cherepanov.

ESET wins the Home Anti-Virus Protection award from Dennis Technology Labs

ESET® , a global pioneer in proactive protection for more than two decades, was awarded 100% protection for detection and prevention of internet threats by ESET Smart Security 7 by Dennis Technology Labs in its independent test. This result was the highest protection score awarded to all products within the test, outranking Norton, Kaspersky, Avast, Trend, McAfee, BitDefender, AVG and Microsoft.

ESET Launches Flagship NOD32 Antivirus 8 and Smart Security 8

ESET®, the global leader in proactive digital protection, today announced the newest versions of its flagship security software products: ESET NOD32® Antivirus 8 and ESET Smart Security® 8. The latest versions include Botnet Protection and Enhanced Exploit Blocker that protect against Java-based attacks, while offering anti-phishing, social media scanning capabilities and a completely redesigned, interactive educational experience.