The new range of enhancements covers aspects such as malware detection, online banking protection, increased password security and smart home protection, all aligned with the company’s goal of creating a more secure digital world for any user to enjoy. . As the number of cyber attacks reported daily increases, it is essential that Internet users be protected in their complex online activities. These product updates are designed to better prevent the major risks associated with modern digital life: threats associated with online transactions, especially banking, identity theft and personal data leakage on the Internet, password theft and security of connected devices.
ESET continues to improve its solutions to ensure that users have the latest cybersecurity technologies, while providing silent security with minimal impact on system performance. Current product updates bring with them fine-grained adjustments to the host-level intrusion prevention system (HIPS) and advanced machine learning modules, along with a significant reduction in the space occupied by the machine learning module.
Improvements include the new Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) and system registry scanners, which are able to detect hidden programs that use WMI or registry keys in an illegitimate and malicious manner. The Connected Home module is also enhanced to provide better detection of smart devices connected to your home router and to propose proactive solutions to fix security gaps.
The security of financial transactions carried out in the online environment is an absolute priority, and the improved module for online payments and transactions comes with a secure browser through which users can operate with secure banking data. The new feature allows users to run any browser in safe mode by default. With secure mode enabled, communication between the keyboard or mouse and the browser is encrypted to protect users from keylogging. In addition, this module now alerts users when Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) is on, to warn them about malware that may compromise the RDP protocol.
Last but not least, the ESET Password Manager module has been completely rebuilt with new features, such as remote disconnection from websites and remote deletion of browser history, and is available through both browser extensions and through native mobile applications.
ESET Internet Security offers users complete, solid, multi-layered protection based on the balance between detection, speed and ease of use. It allows you to secure all devices – PC, Mac and Android – with just one license. In addition to Antivirus, Antispyware, and Firewall features, you can secure your webcam and check the security of your home router and the smart devices connected to it. Online shopping becomes more secure using the secure window of the ESET browser and you receive monthly security reports. The Advanced Machine Learning module improves the detection rate of malware. Everyday activities and gaming sessions on your PC are safer with ESET Internet Security.
ESET NOD32 Antivirus It is designed for regular PC users, based on the NOD32 scanning engine, the new edition of this solution offers essential antimalware protection, which offers the best balance between detection, speed and ease of use. In addition to the award-winning Antivirus and Antispyware features, it offers a resource-saving “Gamer” way to enjoy uninterrupted video games and a customized monthly security reporting system. The Exploit Blocker function is designed to detect and block ransomware and lockscreen attacks. Like all our solutions, ESET NOD32 Antivirus protects your devices with UEFI Scanner and Advanced Machine Learning functions.
ESET Smart Security Premium offers the most advanced antimalware security, built on several levels, which offers the perfect balance between detection, speed and ease of use. It is based on the multi-award winning Antivirus and Antispyware modules, as well as Advanced Machine Learning, which improves the detection rate of malware. You can securely bank and pay online, locate and secure your lost or stolen laptop, and get personalized monthly security reports. In addition, you can generate and store ultra-secure passwords, encrypt USB files and sticks that contain sensitive data, protect your webcam from illegitimate use, and monitor the security of your home Wi-Fi router by identifying vulnerabilities in smart devices connected to it. .