ABOUT ESET

"What ESET provides is something
extra, which is beyond protection."

Richard Marko, CEO

Who We Are

ESET began life as a pioneer of antivirus protection, creating award-winning threat-detection software.
Now, ESET's goal is to make sure that everybody can enjoy the breathtaking opportunities that technology offers. Today, our security solutions allow businesses and consumers in more than 180 countries to make the most of the digital world.

"For over 25 years we've been helping people to protect their digital worlds. From a small, dynamic company we've grown into a global brand with over 100 million users in 180 countries. Many things have changed, but our core aspirations, philosophy and values remain the same – to help build a more secure digital world where everyone can truly Enjoy Safer Technology "

Richard Marko, Chief Executives Officer, ESET

WITH YOU WORLDWIDE

To keep you protected at the highest level, we’ve built a global network of research and development centers. They help us anticipate new security trends, better intercept new threats, and harness the talents of researchers on all continents.

ENJOY SAFER TECHNOLOGY

This is our promise to you. We believe in technology – and we want to make sure that you can enjoy it in safety.

Learn more about Enjoy Safer Technology

ESET History

2015

1000th Employee

More than one thousand employees works at ESET across the world.

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2015

2014

Tackling cyber crime

ESET Wins "Péter Szőr Award" for Uncovering Operation Windigo

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2014

2013

welivesecurity

Launch of dedicated WeLiveSecurity website, covering a vast spectrum of security-related topics.

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2013

2013

Long-term success

ESET marks an unbroken 10-year run of VB100 awards

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2013

2013

Germany

ESET opens its office in Jena, Germany

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2013

2012

New tech hub

A new ESET technology hub opens in Montreal, Canada

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2012

2012

Going mobile

ESET exhibits for the first time at the GSMA Mobile World Congress in Barcelona

2012

2011

European accolade

ESET receives the Ruban d'Honneur award at the 2011 HSBC European Business Awards

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2011

2010

Breaking records

ESET becomes the first company to receive 60 VB100 awards for malware detection

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2010

2010

Asia-Pacific

Our Asia-Pacific office opens in Singapore

2010

2009

Growing U.S. presence

Inc. magazine ranks ESET as one of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies

2009

2004

Latin America

ESET’s Latin America office opens in Buenos Aires

2004

1999

North America

ESET, LLC is established in San Diego (USA)

1999

1998

Industry recognition

ESET NOD32 v1.0 wins its first VB100 award for malware detection

1998

1995

Product development

A streamlined version of ESET’s NOD-iCE antivirus program is released

1995

1992

ESET is born

ESET, spol. s r.o. is established; its first AV products go on sale in Czechoslovakia and abroad.

1992

1987

NOD is coded

NOD, ESET’s first antivirus code, is developed by ESET's founders

1987