"To succeed today, antivirus vendors have to provide great protection without affecting the performance of a user’s system. Every vendor attempts to get the balance right, but this year the most recommended company in the antivirus market was the Slovakia-based ESET, edging past larger, better-known competitors."*
Seal of Approval
ESET Smart Security received the esteemed PTPA (Parent Tested Parent Approved) Seal of Approval, the most publicized and highly recognized award seal in North America.
Rated #1 in Anti-Phishing Detection Test
ESET outperformed the competition and took first place in the AV-Comparatives Anti-Phishing test with the highest percentage of phishing websites blocked.
2013 AV-Test Certified for Windows
Each quarter, AV-Test.org tests security products in the areas of protection, repair and usability. ESET met all the requirements and achieved certification for both the Windows 8, 7 and Windows XP Operating System.
2013 AV-Test Certified for Android™
ESET Mobile Security for Android received certification from AV-TEST in January 2013. Tested among 22 other Android apps available on Google Play®, ESET received an overall score of 95% with no false warnings during installation.
ESET has more “Advanced+” awards in performance and retrospective tests than any other vendor. To receive top ranking, the product has to have excellent heuristic detection rates and low false positives.
ESET Endpoint Security was certified for detection and cleaning of malware again in 2013. ESET is the first antivirus company to have achieved ICSA certification for Mac® OS X.
Approved Security Product
“We found ESET Cyber Security Pro to be an excellent anti-malware solution for Mac OS X, and it receives our Approved Security Product award. The program is simple to install and use, and status displays and warning messages are clear.”
Best Antivirus Sofware of 2013
"ESET Smart Security® (version 6) has scored one of the best marks, 9 out of 10 points, in the year round up 2013 Maximum PC Review, making it one of the best antivirus software of 2013. Maximum PC editor Paul Lilly saw ESET Smart Securty as one of the leading Internet security products emphasizing the usability and flexibility of the product commenting that “you’ll uncover a gold mine of options.“
Editors' Choice Award
The coveted CNET Editors' Choice award recognizes outstanding consumer electronics that represent the best available choice for quality, performance, design, service, and value. It's logo is a mark of excellence denoting the best possible investment for consumers.
Every year the Inc. 5000 celebrates the remarkable achievements of today's entrepreneurial superstars – the men and women leading the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in America. For the past three years, ESET has been named a member of this exclusive club.
West Coast Labs‘ Checkmark certifications are given based on products‘ ability to detect and remove threats. ESET holds Checkmark certifications in both detection and removal of infections.
Highest in Performance
ESET Endpoint Security ranked first in an independent review by PassMark Software and was rated highest in performance among seven endpoint security solutions.
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