August 20, 2013 | Singapore | Press Releases

ESET Smart Security Wins “CHIP Magazine Recommended August 2013” Award

ESET recognized to have the best anti-malware management solution in India

CHIP Magazine Recommended August 2013ESET, the global leader in proactive digital protection with a record of 10 years consecutive VB100 awards for its award-winning ESET NOD32® technology, and its flagship product ESET Smart Security® has been recognized by “CHIP Magazine Recommended August 2013“ as the best anti-malware management solution. The announcement was made by CHIP Magazine India, August 2013 issue.


CHIP Magazine India quoted ESET Smart Security as an antivirus suite that offers a complete security solution for your computer. The inclusion of anti-theft module gives edge over other competitors and scored excellent ratings based on ease of use, product features, performance and value for money. Under overall AV-Test ratings, ESET Smart Security has an outstanding performance of 5.5/6.


Chip Magazine India is one of the most popular and widely read computer magazines in India, and they can be found online CHIP.in .


“It has always been great to receive awards and recognition which is made possible through ESET continuous hardwork on research and development in order to provide the best in class technology with high detection rate and minimum impact on system resources for end users,“ says Parvinder walia, Marketing Director ESET APAC.


Other than receiving recognition from CHIP Magazine India, ESET Smart Security has been awarded the “Product of the Year” recognition by the readers of CHIP magazine in Poland in May 2013. The Award in the category of AV products was handed over during a jubilee gala “Tech.Trends.2013” held by the CHIP and CRN Polska magazines in Warsaw.


In July 2013, ESET has celebrated an AV industry record - 10 years of consecutive VB100 awards, as well as its record breaking already 80th VB100 Award from Virus Bulletin, a well-known independent security software testing organization. In both cases, ESET’s NOD32® technology has received more VB100 awards than any other AV software vendor on the market. The 80th VB100 Award is not the only test and certification showing high quality of ESET products on all platforms, where ESET is outperforming many competitors.


During 2012, ESET being ranked No.1 by ASCII in consumer satisfaction survey conducted in Japan for Security Suites and Stand Alone Antivirus products. During 2012, ESET won the PCMag Consumer Recommended Award in its inaugural year for Security Suites and Stand Alone Antivirus products. Feedback from around 25 million users worldwide made us the most recommended company in the antivirus market. Similarly, ESET scored high in TechTarget’s Information Security Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards 2012.

“It is the second year in a row that ESET has received gold in our Readers' Choice awards, proving that the Slovakian firm is a serious endpoint/antimalware contender”,
said TechTarget.