ESET Smart Security is complete outfit that offer parental control, virus and spyware protection, a customized firewall, game modes, spam filters, rootkit detection tools, device scanning option and many more to keep computer viruses at bay and to secure important data. A long list of characteristics though appears impressive however users have to pair other software with removal and exclusive malware detection to make the most out of that antivirus software. Fortunately ESET Smart Security has that as well. This software offer average malware detection and removal ability and that is why it often boasts of an extensive and remarkable test account.
Free and paid version:
EST Security 5 is a free version of ESET Smart Security. The software comes with potential anti-malware scanner, intelligent antispam and a 2 way firewall for better protection. Users are often satisfied with the performance of ESET 5 because the software makes use of heuristic technology to detect both familiar and unfamiliar threats. The company claims that it can emerge threats even days before than any competing product.
ESET NOD32 Smart Security 4.0 is a paid version of ESET. The functionality of the paid version varies a lot from the free one. One of them is the ability to use extended files names while keeping it in document defense facilitated mode.
Pros and cons:
ESET is a veteran name in the world of anti-virus software. According to the version of different users the software offers state-of-art protection for all kind of malware. The company has received industry certificates and awards that prove the ability of ESET to develop and to react to increasing replicated threats. However, still there are few minor issues that need to be taken care of to be the best. According to a few users the scanning tools of ESET take much time to scan viruses, which refrains it to be voted product.
ESET Smart Security 5 Download Free ,(Last updated on February 15, 2012)Free
Microsoft® Windows® 7/Vista/Home Server/XP/2000,Version: 5.0.95, File size: 59.0 MB ,Trial Version,PC Users (32/64-bit)
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