ESET Smart Security

ESSNever let internet threats stop you doing what you love again: whether you’re casually browsing, posting to social media or playing your game of choice; ESET Smart Security 8 has you covered. Version 8 comes packed with the latest in enhanced detection technology: Botnet Protection, Personal Firewall and Anti-theft features.

How many personal photos and private emails are stored on your computer? Our comprehensive Anti-theft features, accessed via the web, help you locate your misplaced laptop on a map, block access to your files and turn on its webcam so you can identify the thief.

Here are some of the features ESET Smart Security provides:

  • Location Tracking– Location tracking allows you to mark a device as mssing via your ESET Web Account and monitors the activity on your device. The software displays the position of the device on a map based on the Wi-Fi networks in range when it comes online. Not only this, but it also allows you to access all the information gathered via ESET Anti-Theft at
  • Laptop Activity Control – Laptop Activity Watch allows you to watch thieves via a built-in camera and collects snapshots of the missing laptop’s screen. Laptop activity watch saves all recent photos and snapshots to your account at
  • Intelligent Firewall – ESET Smart Security helps you prevent unauthorised users from accessing your computer remotely and taking control of your data.
  • Parental Control – an advanced feature in ESET Smart Security 6 that allows blocking of offensive material.
  • Gamer Mode – streamlines protection during gamingsessions by automatically switching to silent mode to conserve system resources even further.
  • Anti-Phishing – Prevents fake websites maquerading as trustworthy ones from acquring your personal information.
  • Small System Footprint – Maintains high performance and extends the lifetime of your computer and saves internet bandwidth with extremely small update packages.
  • Botnet Protection– Brand new technology that protects against infiltration by botnet malware: preventing cyber-criminals from using your system to send spam or launch network attacks.


Find out about the ESET Difference

Whether it’s web-browsing, exchanging e-mails, or paying bills online, you can rely on real-time, continual and consistent level of protection from even never-before-seen forms of malware. The way we carry out the fight against malware is multi-layered and backed by over 20 years of innovation of our scanning technology.

It starts by employing a complex of sophisticated detection algorithms, heuristic filtering methods and is supported by a global system of threat monitoring and analysis.

The result: Comprehensive, proactive security you can rely on.

Engineered around You: Just install and forget or feel free to tweak away

User-centered Layout puts you in perfect control with the dashboard-like look of the “Tools” pane that is now even more intuitive and transparent. Also the most frequently used actions available from all screens.

True Security Customization with intuitive interface and fine-tuning options lets you find the best-fit security posture and keeps you abreast of vital security events and overall security status.

Light Footprint ensures a smooth performance, while the energy saving mode is ideal for laptop users and gamers.

Secure them All!

ESET’s unique Unilicence system allows you to extend protection to all operating systems running on a single machine – Windows, Mac OS or Linux – at no additional cost!

With Unilicence, multi-licence holders can deploy ESET security solutions on operating systems of choice in a mix-and-match fashion to meet all their security needs.