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December 21, 2009 | Bratislava

ESET Smart Security 4.2 with improved Firewall and Antispam Now Available for BETA Testing

ESET launches the version 4.2 of its ESET Smart Security and ESET NOD32 Antivirus for public beta testing. All main modules of ESET Smart Security – Antivirus, Antispyware, Personal Firewall and Antispam – are improved to ensure better stability and performance of the software.

December 18, 2009 | Bratislava

ESET Remote Administrator 4 introduces new features, primarily aimed at large organizations

ESET Remote Administrator is a tool intended for effective remote installation and management of ESET products in local and wide area networks, as well as their updates. The new version, ESET Remote Administrator 4, brings a variety of new features and improvements, primarily aimed at large organizations. In addition, it will make it possible for network administrators to configure and manage the newly released and upcoming products.

December 11, 2009 | Bratislava

ESET received Top ranking in Antivirus Software Satisfaction Survey in Japan

The survey was conducted by ASCII General Research Institute, which is the media research center of ASCII Media Works, Inc. based in Tokyo. Its aim was to investigate which aspects of antivirus software are satisfactory and unsatisfactory to the users of software. ESET was highly evaluated and ranked Top in terms of Overall Satisfaction.

December 8, 2009 | Bratislava

November Top Threats: Europeans Targeted By Malware spreading via P2P and Social Networks

European Internet users, as well as clients in other parts of the world were afflicted by the Win32/Conficker worm.Aside from the famous types of malware, the users in Europe were also exposed to worms targeting social networks, such as Facebook, MySpace and Twitter.

December 1, 2009 | Bratislava

ESET Releases Beta Version of ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 for Mac OS X and Linux

ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 for Mac and ESET NOD32 Antivirus for Linux, respectively meet the demanding criteria for advanced PC protection, detecting threats engineered for a multitude of platforms. All ESET products employ advanced heuristic analysis that creates a layer of defense against emerging threats and use generic signatures for reliable detection of mutations of known viruses.

November 4, 2009 | Bratislava

ESET Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange Server – Public Beta available

ESET Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange Server features Antispam protection, Transport layer protection as well as Antivirus and Antispyware protection with Anti-rootkit technology and HIPS function represented by Self-Defense feature. In order to further foster ESET’s efforts in the corporate market, this product supports both Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 and Microsoft Exchange Server 2010, while backward compatibility with Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5, 2000 and 2003 is also ensured.

November 4, 2009 | Bratislava

Conficker Is The Most Widespread

Throughout the month of October, ESET customers have encountered the Conficker worm the most. This fact is underscored by the results of ESET statistical reporting system ThreatSense.Net®. Win32/Conficker with an 8.85% share of all detected threats remains the topmost threat.

October 26, 2009 | Bratislava

ESET Warns Against Online Thieves During Halloween

Internet users and social networking sites visitors, should brace themselves for a spike of attacks around Halloween with an aim to monetize vulnerabilities. The attackers are known to take advantage of the increase in traffic around holidays when peole exchange online greetings to try and steel personal content or infect computers with malware.

October 23, 2009 | Bratislava

Only 5 vendors, including ESET, have met the detection and cleaning criteria for Windows 7

ICSA Labs, an independent division of Verizon Business, announced that it has certified 5 vendors in detection and cleaning following its first round of of security software designed for the MS Windows 7. ICSA Labs found that ESET products comply with its requirements for how well a products detects malware.

October 21, 2009 | Bratislava

ESET ranked 11th in Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Central Europe

ESET is the 11th fastest growing technology company in the region of Central Europe – covering 10 countries, including fast developing ones in the Balkan region. According to this year’s ranking by Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Central Europe, ESET has registered a 951% growth within the past 5 years and is the fastest growing technology firm in Slovakia.

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