ESET® FILE SECURITY FOR LINUX

Powerful file server security for Linux

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ESET File Security for Linux

Proven security combining speed, accuracy and minimal system impact.

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Real-time protection

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Low system demands

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Cross-platform security

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Independent solution

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Remote management


Anti-malware and anti-spyware

Eliminates all types of threats including viruses, rootkits, worms and spyware. Provides real-time on-access scanning of the server-stored data. Powered by advanced ESET LiveGrid® technology combining speed, accuracy and minimal system impact. Delivers proven protection while leaving more system resources for the server’s vital tasks.

Remote administration

Compatible with ESET Security Management Center and ESET Cloud Administrator, allowing management through a web interface. Gives you the option to schedule on-demand scans, actions and security tasks. Allows you to customize log details and modify reports and notifications to help you monitor compliance with company security standards.

Distribution-independent solution

ESET provides installers for the most popular distributions of Unix-based systems, including the ‘Ready’ variations of RedHat and SuSE that comply with the File-System-Hierarchy standard. Requires no external libraries except for LIBC.

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The ESET difference

Unrivalled performance

ESET products continue to excel in the performance arena, winning third-party tests that prove how lightweight our endpoints are on systems. ESET File Security solutions are built on 64-bit core, including ESET's latest 64-bit scanning engine, for optimal performance and data protection. 

Parallel on-demand scanning

ESET File Security allows side-by-side on-demand scans that will run without significant impact on the system due to multi-core support. In case scans have different paths to scan, they can be started either by the admin or scheduler. The scheduler allows recurrent planning of scans, updates or log maintenance.

Powered by LiveGrid® technology

Latest LiveGrid® technology improves security using a reputation and feedback system, including whitelisting for better performance during scanning.

Network Attached Storage scanning

The product provides real-time file system protection of the whole host with the ability to scan attached network drives. ESET File Security for Linux can utilize ICAP protocol to scan NAS systems like Dell EMC Isilon as well as other ICAP-compliant NAS systems (Hitachi and other ICAP-compliant storages).

ESET FILE SECURITY FOR LINUX

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System Requirements

  • Operating systems: 
    RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6 64-bit, 7 64-bit
    CentOS 6 64-bit, 7 64-bit
    Ubuntu Server 16.04 LTS 64-bit, 18.04 LTS 64-bit
    Debian 9 64-bit
    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12 64-bit, 15 64-bit
  • Glibc Library 2.12 or higher
    Linux Kernel 2.6.32 or higher
  • Compatible with ESET Security Management Center. See more information about ESET Remote Administrator compatibility.

ESET File Security is also available for

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