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April 14, 2010 | Bratislava

ESET Secures 61st VB100 Award

ESET, the leader in proactive threat protection, today announced that it has captured a record 61st VB100 award from Virus Bulletin, the widely-respected independent comparative testing group. April's report focused on the Windows XP platform, running Service Pack 3 (SP3).

April 7, 2010 | Bratislava

March 2010: Malware that change settings for Internet Browsers Among Top Threats

The March ranking of global computer threats is topped, once again, by Win32/Conficker. However, there have been some shifts in the top 10, with new malware types ̶ afflicting especially computers in Eastern Europe and China.

March 17, 2010 | Bratislava

ESET at Infosecurity Europe in London

ESET is showcasing its latest portfolio of products and services at Infosecurity Europe in London.ESET, the leading vendor of the antivirus solutions can be found at Earls Court, Booth F70. Infosecurity Europe is the place where information security professionals address the challenges of today whilst preparing for those of tomorrow. Infosecurity Europe is Europe's No.1 Information Security Event.

March 16, 2010 | Bratislava

Europe Stricken by a Spam-distributing Trojan

The Trojan is used for spam distribution and can be controlled remotely. To infiltrate a user’s computer, Win32/Lethic.AA probably piggybacks on another malware (malicious software) or is downloaded into the user’s computer by an already present malware. The main purpose of this Trojan is turning the infected computer into a component of a powerful bot for dissemination of unsolicited e-mail. To avoid being detected, its programming code is embedded in the 'explorer.exe' file.

March 10, 2010 | Bratislava

ESET launches ESET Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange Server and ESET Smart Security 4.2

ESET, the leader in proactive threat protection, today announced that ESET Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange Server is now available for businesses. ESET also announced the launch of the version 4.2 of its ESET Smart Security and ESET NOD32 Antivirus.

March 8, 2010

Win32/Agent stealing personal data on the rise; Conficker still No. 1 Threat

Win32/Conficker is the most widespread computer threat in the world with a share of 9,62% of all detected forms of malware. The data si based on ThreatSense.Net®, ESET’s in-the-cloud malware detection system collecting data from users of ESET Smart Security and ESET NOD32 Antivirus.

March 2, 2010 | Hannover

ESET returns to 2010 CeBIT Trade Show in Hannover

Since Tuesday, ESET is showcasing its latest portfolio of products and services at the biggest technology trade show in Germany’s Hannover (February 3rd until March 6th).

February 18, 2010 | Bratislava

ESET Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange Server already in the Release Candidate version

Beta testing of ESET Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange Server has reached its final stage when ESET announced that the Release Candidate is available for testing. This means the product is almost in its definitive version, and intensive testing prior to market release will follow.

February 10, 2010 | Bratislava

ESET Receives “Compatible with Windows 7” Logo from Microsoft

The products receiving certification are ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 and ESET Smart Security 4.

The Windows 7 logo program aims to help customers make better purchase decisions by identifying products via the “Compatible with Windows 7” logo that have passed Microsoft Corp.-designed tests for compatibility and reliability with Windows 7.

February 8, 2010 | Bratislava

Conficker is the topmost threat in Europe together with Ursnif spyware application and infected-web trojan

Analysis of ESET’s ThreatSense.Net®, a sophisticated malware reporting and tracking system, shows that the highest number of detections this month, with almost 9.90% of the total, was scored by the Win32/Conficker class of threat.

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