Awards, Certifications and Accolades

SC Magazine Award

SC Magazine

Five Stars, Outstanding Rating

ESET Endpoint Security earned the highest overall rating with five stars. “We found this product to be a straightforward install from both the server and client sides. Its overall ease of use and flexibility provide a lot of value for any organization.”


"Advanced+" Awards

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.



Virus Bulletin

81 Virus Bulletin VB100 Awards

"Another product with a flawless record, ESET’s run of VB100 certifications dates back many years."



2012 Approved Corporate Product

The ESET Remote Administrator is a feature-rich console that provides all the functionality needed for enterprise environments. Its design allows essential monitoring and administration tasks to be easily carried out, making it equally suitable for small and medium-sized businesses.


Maximum PC Kick Ass! Award Winner

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.“


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.





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.

Consumers Digest

Leadership Recognition

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.


PassMark Software

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.



West Coast Labs

Checkmark Certified

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.



OPSWAT Certified

In October 2013, ESET NOD 32 Antivirus and ESET Smart Security (version 7) received OPSWAT certification.



2012 Largest Worldwide Growth

For the second straight year, ESET ranked by Gartner as the security software vendor with the largest worldwide growth in consumer security.


Global Customer Value Enhancement Award

2012 Best Practices Award

"ESET continues a focus on product innovation while continually adding value from a cost and technology perspective."