Comprehensive file security for Windows

ESET File Security for Microsoft Windows Server

Cross-platform antimalware protection from shared-file and host-system infection.

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Get Superior Protection for Microsoft Windows Server

Keep your network clean and maximize your IT efficiency without draining your resources. File Security for Windows delivers a winning combination of fast scanning speed, high accuracy malware detection and unobtrusive system footprint. Prevents malware from corrupting or disabling components so you always know you’re protected from cyberthreats or data loss. Built to use minimal system resources so your server can spend its CPU and memory on its intended business purpose: running 24/7 and helping you and your company  succeed.


Anytime, anywhere protection

Process Exclusions
Allows you to define processes which are ignored by the real-time protection module – especially useful for backup or live virtual machine migration.

Malware removal

Antimalware protection
Eliminates all types of threats, including viruses, rootkits, worms and spyware.

Exploit blocker
Protects commonly exploited systems such as web browsers, PDF headers, Java, email clients or MS Office components.

Host Intrusion Prevention Systems (HIPS)
Monitors entry points into the system and specific system activities and blocks suspected intrusion attempts.

Virtualization Support
Boosts scan speed by storing metadata on already-scanned files within virtual environment so identical files aren’t scanned again.

Hyper-V Storage Scan
Agentless scanning for malware on Hyper-V based virtual servers; scans dormant (or use offline) virtual server disks to save system resources

Guards against attempts to acquire passwords, banking data and other info by fake websites posing as legitimate ones.

Advanced memory scanner
Improves detection of APTs (Advanced Persistent Threats) which use multiple layers of encryption to conceal their activity.

Device control
Blocks unauthorized portable devices from connecting to the server; allows you to create rule for compliance with company policies.

Clustering support
Allows you to configure the solution to automatically replicate settings when installed in a cluster environment.

Remote management

Manage multiple endpoints from a single location with Remote Administrator

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Remote installation and updates
Easily install remotely and set up automatic signature and scanning engine updates.

Policy management

Comprehensive policy management
Use the intuitive Policy Manager to easily customize rules or save time by using default policies.

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Advanced client management
Create and organize static and dynamic client groups with different parameters for populating the groups, and remediate security problems more quickly.

Delayed update

Update rollback
Roll back virus signature and module updates and freeze updates as desired; address incompatibilities or other system disruptions.

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Low management overhead
Roll out, update and manage all endpoints from a single console to reduce IT workload.

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Review security status
Monitor incidents such as client status, virus outbreaks or network attacks; review new client events, finished tasks, license expiration and more.

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Remote installation and updates
Review comprehensive statistics, including malware logs, quarantine, or firewall events. Extract additional info via the integrated ESET SysInspector tool.

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Delayed updates
Schedule delayed virus signature and module updates to ensure optimal implementation within your environment.


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System Requirements

  • Operating Systems for Windows Server Version: Microsoft Windows Server 2000, 2003 (32 & 64 bit), 2008 (32 & 64 bit), 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2 Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003, 2003 R2, 2008, 2011
    for Windows Server Core Version: Microsoft Windows Server 2008 & 2008 R2, 2012 Core (32-bit & 64-bit)

  • Compatible with the new ESET Remote Administrator 6

    Note: Not compatible with previous versions of ESET Remote Administrator

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Attention: This product requires a License Key to activate and can only be remotely managed with ESET Remote Administrator 6.2 and later

  • If you do not have a License Key, convert your ESET-issued Username/Password.
  • If you are using ESET Remote Administrator 5, download ESET File Security for Microsoft Widows Server 4.5.
  • If you want to upgrade your network to version 6, upgrade to the latest version to manage ESET File Security 6.2.

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