Industry and customer recognition

ESET cybersecurity solutions are recognized in the industry, and regularly acknowledged by leading analysts, independent testing organizations as well as individual customers.

ESET is a Customers' Choice!

91% of our customers would recommend ESET.

What industry analysts are saying

Detection And Response

Radicati APT Protection - Market Quadrant 2023: ESET named TOP PLAYER

Threat Intelligence

IDC places ESET among 5 threat intelligence vendors with highlighted ESET Threat Intelligence profile.

Detection And Response

IDC Market Share study includes ESET among 5 endpoint security vendors that shaped the market in 2022


ESET reaffirmed 'Champion' status in Canalys Global Cybersecurity Leadership Matrix 2022

Our takeaways from the report
  • The Leadership Matrix considered 19 cybersecurity vendors to assess their channel and market performance over the last 12 months, as well as their leadership and change capabilities.
  • ESET was one of only eight vendors to acquire the Champion status.
  • ESET achieved the highest aggregated score from all vendors in Candefero benchmark cybersecurity indicators, with the highest-rated product availability & supply, and ease of doing business metrics.
Endpoint Protection Platform
Enterprise Detection And Response

ESET recognized as an Overall Leader in LEADERSHIP COMPASS 2022 report

Our takeaways from the report
  • In addition to being an overall leader, ESET achieved the top rating in every report criterion and was named by KuppingerCole as a Product Leader, Market Leader, Market Champion and Technology Leader.
  • ESET was also named one of ‘The Big Ones’ – the KuppingerCole report features an innovation/market matrix showing how Innovation Leadership and Market Leadership are related.
  • For Endpoint Protection, and Detection & Response capabilities, KuppingerCole rated ESET’s Security, Functionality, Deployment and Interoperability, as ‘Positive’ or ‘Strong Positive’.
Endpoint Protection Platform

ESET recognized as a ‘Top Player’ for the fourth year in a row in Radicati’s 2021 Endpoint Security Market Quadrant.

Takeaways from the report
  • The report examines 17 leading endpoint security vendors in the market, assessing their functionality and strategic vision.
  • ESET’s Endpoint Security solutions were highlighted as offering high performance and high detection rates, low footprint with low system resource usage and ease of deployment and use.
  • According to Radicati, ESET Endpoint Security is well suited to offer protection for companies with heterogeneous environments, e.g. Windows, macOS, Linux, and more.
Endpoint Protection Platform

ESET named a ‘Major Player’ by IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Modern Endpoint Security for Enterprises 2021 Vendor Assessment

Our takeaways from the report
  • According to the IDC MarketScape, “ESET has a solid position relative to other vendors to offer a broad and natively integrated cross-product platform solution.”
  • The IDC MarketScape also noted that: “A private company, ESET is profitable and reinvests its profits into the disciplines that directly contribute to advancing its products, namely, software development, core threat research, and threat hunting.”
  • The assessment described ESET’s local language support: “Tailoring its support of its expansive base of customers across western, central, and eastern Europe, ESET engages with its customers in the prevalent languages of their countries. Local language support, either directly or through partners, applies to the other regions where ESET has a material presence, namely, North America, Japan, and Latin America.”
Endpoint Protection Platform

ESET recognized as a sample vendor in The Forrester Tech Tide™: Zero Trust Threat Detection And Response, Q2 2021 report

Our takeaways from the report
  • As Forrester points out in the report, endpoint detection and response capabilities “have become even more critical for identifying ongoing attacks that may have evaded preventive controls and tools.“
  • The Zero Trust Threat Detection and Response report analyzes 17 technology categories and includes sample vendors that support Zero Trust threat detection and response capabilities.
  • ESET believes the inclusion in the report highlights our powerful endpoint detection and response and threat intelligence services, particularly ESET Enterprise Inspector and ESET Threat Intelligence, backed by strong malware research.
Enterprise Detection And Response

ESET recognized in Forrester Now Tech: Endpoint Detection And Response, Q4 2021 report as an EDR provider.

The report is available to Forrester subscribers or for purchase.

Our takeaways from the report
  • Forrester, a leading global research and advisory firm, cites ESET in its list of 28 endpoint detection and response (EDR) providers.
  • ESET’s EDR solution is included by Forrester in the 'Agent analytics' functionality segment. Forrester describes ‘Agent analytics’ thus: “The offering is designed to provide behavioural detection and response on the endpoint itself. This has the benefit of improving endpoint protection capabilities and providing offline protection.”
  • Forrester recommends that users “Choose a vendor with a powerful detection engineering team backed by a leading threat research group to reap the benefits of expertise beyond your team’s capabilities.”

What independent test results declare


ESET received the Business Security APPROVED award

ESET received the highest ADVANCED+ award

ESET PROTECT Entry reached the certification requirements, i.e. successfully protected against the tampering attacks used in this test.

ESET was rewarded with the AV-Test Top Product award in "the best Windows antivirus software" test in the business category.

ESET received the Business Security APPROVED award from AV-Comparatives in the Business Security Test in July 2022

ESET has earned the AAA award for its ESET Endpoint Security 9.0 solution in the Enterprise Endpoint Protection Awards from the SE Labs.

ESET has been named a Strategic Leader in Endpoint Prevention & Response (EPR) Comparative Report by AV-Comparatives

ESET has earned the Advanced Threat Protection Enterprise certification in the AV-Comparatives ATP Test 2021.

ESET Mobile Security solution ESET Endpoint Security 2.11 (Android) achieved a nearly perfect score in each of the 3 categories in AV-TEST's “The best Android antivirus for business users” in July 2021.

ESET Mobile Security solution ESET Endpoint Security 2.1 (Android) achieved a nearly perfect score in each of the 3 categories in AV-TEST “The best Android antivirus for business users” in May 2021.

ESET was recognized with the AV-Test ‘Top Product award’ for best Windows antivirus software in the business category of the February 2021 test, achieving perfect scores in all three categories.

ESET Endpoint Security 6.10 was recognized with the top score 6 out of 6 in each of 3 categories in the AV‑TEST test "The best MacOS antivirus for business users " in December 2020.

ESET was honored with the Best Android Security Product award 2020 for business users from AV‑TEST.

ESET recognised for peak excellence in the category of usability in the AV Test annual test results

What IT pros are saying

Angela S

"It is very much customizable tool. In my opinion it is the most functional, robust and manageable tool than any other."

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Jason D

"The interface is easy to use and lightweight on the system. When used on a 4+ core device with an SSD, the system impact is negligible for most office tasks."

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ESET PROTECT Advanced is a leader in Endpoint Protection Suites on G2

Jaliya S

"It is easy to use, simple and understandable. Therefore, we can easily manage the features of it. Also, it is easy to install, configure and update. "

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Jen D

"I love the way it helps us in detecting unnecessary things that are continuously running our systems behind. In this way it enhances the security of our system."

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ESET is a dedicated contributor to MITRE ATT&CK

ESET contributions to the MITRE ATT&CK knowledgebase include several newly recognized ones, ranging from entirely new techniques, software and groups, to updates of already existing ones. You can find the full list of ESET contributions (just type ESET in upper left search button). By being one of the most referenced vendors and active contributors, ESET confirms its commitment to provide the best protection to the community and our customers.

2023 Tech Cares Award from TrustRadius

ESET has been recognized by TrustRadius with a 2023 Tech Cares Award, which celebrates companies that have gone above and beyond with their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).