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.

What industry analysts are saying

Endpoint Protection Platform
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ESET named as the only Challenger in August 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms, achieving the position two years in a row.

 

Takeaways from the report
  • Detailed analysis of today's endpoint security vendors based on Gartner's standard criteria and methology.
  • The report assessed the current endpoint security market, using a two-dimensional matrix that evaluates vendors based on completeness of vision and ability to execute.
  • ESET believes its position as Challenger for the second year validates its ability to provide an easy-to-use, comprehensive and consistent endpoint protection product.
Channel
Canalys Cybersecurity Champion 2020 award

ESET reaffirmed 'Champion' status in Canalys Global Cybersecurity Leadership Matrix 2020.

 

Takeaways from the report
  • The Leadership Matrix considered 17 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 seven 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

ESET was named a 'Strong Performer' in the Forrester Wave: Endpoint Security Suites Q3 2019 report, receiving the highest possible scores in the corporate vision and focus, OS support and security community involvement criteria.

Takeaways from the report
  • Detailed, unbiased 25-criterion research, analyzing and scoring the 15 most significant vendors of endpoint security suites for enterprises, including a comparative evaluation of their ability to prevent, detect and remediate endpoint threats.
  • The report highlights ESET's full enterprise offering, including its capabilities, such as EDR, managed detection and response, threat intelligence services and vulnerability management.
  • It also praises ESET's straightforward UI, low false positives rate and low system overhead.
Enterprise Detection And Response

ESET was included in the Now Tech: Enterprise Detection And Response, Q1 2020 report - Forrester's overview of 29 enterprise Detection and Response solutions.

Takeaways from the report
  • The report provides an analysis of the EDR market based on two factors: market presence and functionality.
  • ESET was among the 29 selected vendors identified as representative endpoint detection and response (EDR) providers.
  • ESET was mapped within enterprise architecture EDR segment with high antimalware, hunting, automated response and scriptable orchestration capabilities.
Enterprise Detection And Response

ESET recognized as a 'Top Player' in Radicati’s 2020 Market Quadrant APT Protection Report.  
 


Takeaways from the report
  • The report surveyed a set of integrated solutions for the detection, prevention and possible remediation of zero-day threats and persistent malicious attacks.
  • The report examined 12 leading security vendors, with ESET as one of only 4 vendors to achieve ‘Top Player’ status.
  • The report praised ESET’s solutions for their strong EDR capabilities and real time data reporting, management console and on premise solutions, and multi-language support systems.
Endpoint Protection Platform

ESET rated a ‘Top Player’ for the second consecutive year in Radicati’s 2019 Endpoint Security Market Quadrant report assessing 16 leading endpoint security vendors in the market.

Takeaways from the report
  • 'Top Player' is defined as an acknowledged market leader offering breadth and depth of functionality and a solid vision for the future.
  • ESET was placed in the top category for the second year in a row, improving on its 2018 score in both key aspects.
  • ESET was particularly praised for the high performance, high detection rates, as well as low footprint, with low system resource usage and easy use of its Endpoint Security solutions.
Endpoint Protection Platform
Enterprise Detection And Response

ESET commended for EPDR universal coverage in KuppingerCole Market Compass 2020, achieving the third-highest number of strong positives.

Takeaways from the report
  • The KuppingerCole Market Compass provides an overview of a market segment and the vendors in the Endpoint Protection, Detection & Response (EPDR) market.
  • With top scores in 6 out of the 9 main criteria included in the spider graph, ESET achieves the third-highest number of strong positives out of 17 evaluated vendors.
  • According to KuppingerCole, our products incorporate the "latest approaches to discovering and preventing malware from executing, including advanced ML detection models, exploit prevention, memory analysis, and anti-stealth technologies that can eliminate hard-to-discover UEFI and MFT rootkits."
Enterprise Detection And Response

ESET Enterprise Inspector gets acknowledged by KuppingerCole Analysts in the 2020 Executive View report for excellent use of advanced ML algorithms for tracking malicious behavior patterns.

Takeaways from the report
  • ESET Enterprise Inspector was featured in the Executive View as an EDR solution that is able to “make good use of multiple sophisticated ML algorithms to discover evidence of malicious behavior across all nodes in an enterprise.”
  • The report positively evaluates EEI’s scoring system for behavioral rules & detailed auditing functionality for admins.
  • It also points out to the support of UEFI and MFT scanning as a competitive differentiator in the market.
Endpoint Protection Platform
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IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Mobile Threat Management Software 2018–2019 Vendor Assessment report names ESET a major player in mobile threat management.

Takeaways from the report
  • ESET is a strong threat-research and R&D organization, and is among the first security companies to discover the emergence of Android-based ransomware.
  • Threat intelligence cloud service and data feeds are accessible for all ESET products, including its mobile solution.
  • Strong support for Android from an MTM and management standpoint.

ESET Endpoint Security covers the widest variety of endpoint operating systems. The product is one of the top-performing, lowest impact endpoint security agents available in the market today.

John Tolbert, Kuppinger Cole ESET Endpoint Security Executive Report 2019

ESET reaffirmed Champion status in Canalys Global Cybersecurity Leadership Matrix 2020.

Ketaki Borade, Canalys Research Analyst

We are impressed by the functionality offered by the ESET Endpoint Security suite, and the way in which the company’s solutions have been designed for ease of deployment and use.

Sara Radicati, CEO at The Radicati Group

Given the good features for both anti-malware and manageability, and the global reach of customers and support, ESET should be on the shortlist for consideration in enterprise RFPs for anti-malware solutions.

KuppingerCole Report Leadership Compass: Enterprise Endpoint Security: Anti-Malware Solutions. February 2018. John Tolbert

What independent test results declare

 

AV Comparatives Real World Protection JUN 2020

Outstanding results of ESET Endpoint Security solution in the recent Real-World Protection Test

VB100 JUN 2020

In June 2020 ESET received the VB100 certification, its 110th VB100 award in a row

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

ESET achieved the highest final score in the latest VBSpam test

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.

What customers think of our solutions

G2 Crowd Leader Award

ESET continuously rated as leader within the category of endpoint protection suites by G2 Crowd, a community of more than 500,000 authenticated users. ESET scores particularly high in ease of use and quality of support.

ESET is one of the 2019 Customers’ Choices on Gartner Peer Insights “Voice of the Customer”

Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice

In 2019, ESET was named a Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for Endpoint Protection Platforms. 178 enterprise-grade users provide reviews that led to ESET Endpoint Security having an overall rating of 4.6 out of 5 as of 31 October 2019, considering integration deployment, service and support, evaluation and contracting, and product capabilities.

Rating 5/5: ★★★★★

"ESET Endpoint Security is really an excellent threat protection tool, it has features that allow the work of protection to be more solid and reliable, among its most notable features is its fast file scanning speed, its excellent use of resources By using less memory and CPU, allowing the workstation to work much better and faster, it has a fairly accurate proactive protection against known and unknown threats."

Front-End development Analyst, Services - Full review

Rating 5/5: ★★★★★

"ESET Endpoint Security is a security software like no other. It is a product which can be deployed on as many end devices as you want but still can be managed and administered easily. It does not slow down the deployed device due to its nature of low resource consumption. Its management center is the best feature and provides real value to it. The product is best in the market considering same type of products that provide solutions for the same requirements."

Network Administrator, Services - Full review

Rating 5/5: ★★★★★

"ESET Enterprise Inspector incorporates incredible functions that allow a better security control, its effectiveness in the early detection of threats is formidable, in addition to having enormous potential in its customization, since it is possible to adjust configurations or rules of behavior, which subsequently Perform complete analysis, allow to show and identify new alerts or threats that have been activated by the new adjustments made, additionally, it has an excellent function of generating quite explicit and functional threat reports. "

Network and IT Security Administrator, Services - Full review

Rating 5/5: ★★★★★

"What I like most about ESET Enterprise Inspector can work peacefully knowing that my computers and information are safe from malicious software and malware that can be extracted and contacted with an application that provides real-time support and perform real-time scanning to help protection, I can review the reports about all security incidents and know the cause of the cause."

Analyst, Communications - Full review

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