ESET Smart Security provides the ultimate defense against cybercrime, spam and hackers by adding a technology firewall and antispam ESET NOD32 Antivirus. ESET Smart Security 4 maintains your PC safe with advanced proactive detection that blocks most known and unknown threats hours or days faster than other Internet security technologies. This is your best protection against huge volumes of Internet and today's security threats from the Web or email. ESET Smart Security is a tightly integrated solution designed to protect computers from a range of threats. Built on award-winning ESET NOD32 ® Antivirus and its powerful ThreatSense ® engine, ESET Smart Security provides antispyware, antispam and personal firewall. Utilizing ThreatSense - the most advanced heuristic industry - the window of vulnerability between virus outbreak and signature update is reduced.
The main advantage of this approach is that individual protection modules are able to communicate together seamlessly to create unparalleled synergy to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of protection. In addition, the integrated architecture guarantees optimal utilization of system resources, so ESET Smart Security continues ESET's well know reputation for rock solid security in a small footprint that does not slow the computer of an individual.
- Smarter Scanner - Threats do not always come in ways you'd expect. ESET Smart Security inspects encrypted communication channels such as HTTPS and SSL POP3, and intelligently scans the compressed files to find threats that other products miss. ESET Smart optimization feature makes file scanning faster than ever.
- Saves time firewall - New way of learning saves time by automatically creating firewall rules by observing how end users use the network, while offering ways of advanced firewall for users . Pair of firewall profiles with trusted network zones and rules of appropriate firewall applied automatically based on the presence of the detected network.
- Zone of Confidence authentication - Identify areas of confidence by the network configurations (a combination of configurable host / DNS / DHCP IP address, wireless SSID, connection profile, etc.) or authenticate safely in a network using server authentication ESET.
- Upgrading Antispam - ESET Smart Security now takes care of annoying spam with a smaller, faster and more efficient, even spam filter.
- Removable Media - Security threats can enter your PC from removable media like USB sticks. For media auto run, auto run.inf ESET Smart Security scans and associated files when the medium is inserted, in addition to scan any file on any removable device when it is accessed or when a complete scan of the media.
- System Tools - ESET ESET SysRescue SysInspector and simplify the diagnosis and cleaning infected systems by allowing in-depth analysis of the process system to find hidden threats, and create bootable rescue CD / DVD or USB key to help you Repair an infected computer.
- Self-Defense - ESET Smart Security has built in technology to prevent malware from corrupt or disable it, so you can be assured that your system is always protected.
ESET Smart Security has many speed, security and usability improvements such as:
- Energy-sipping mode extends battery life of laptop battery without compromising security
- Protection Status screen informs you of Advanced threat detection
- Information pop-ups are hidden when running full screen applications such as games, video players or presentations
- Password protection prevents ESET Smart Security to be uninstalled by foreigners
- New interface shortcuts and easier to use for visually impaired users
Changes in 188.8.131.52:
- Fixed: Crashes on some system configurations
- Fixed: Memory leaks when mistletoe is maximized for a longer period of time
- Fixed: Mail recorded as a project is analyzed with spam and moved to the Junk folder in Windows Live Mail
- Added: Button for adding applications to the list of applications excluded from content filtering
- Added: Support for scanning of SSL in Firefox 4
- Added: Support for managing corporate law SAGETECH
- Added: Support for Cisco ASA WebSSL Smart Tunnel
- Added: Support for Parallels Virtuoso
- Fixed: ESET Firewall blocking WLAN