Pro­tects you in crit­i­cal ways that Win­dows De­fender doesn’t

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2017, you need se­cu­rity soft­ware that looks be­yond the threat of virus in­fec­tions. The mod­ern threat land­scape is more complex than ever be­fore, so you need a so­lu­tion that pro­tects ev­ery facet of your on­line pres­ence. And while Mi­crosoft may claim that its Win­dows De­fender prod­uct – built into Win­dows it­self – is enough to keep you se­cure on­line, it’s re­ally just the bare min­i­mum of se­cu­rity.

It’s also no longer enough to sim­ply be aware of the mod­ern threat land­scape. All it takes is one wrong click and even the most cau­tious in­ter­net user could be sub­ject to a ran­somware at­tack, with some hacker de­mand­ing you pay a ran­som to gain ac­cess to your own files. Or you could be de­ceived into giv­ing up vi­tal per­sonal in­for­ma­tion via an email that looks like it has come from a trusted source, such as a bank. And all the while, com­puter virus num­bers con­tinue to mul­ti­ply.


Anti-virus pro­tec­tion is only one part of the mod­ern equa­tion. Thank­fully, ESET In­ter­net Se­cu­rity of­fers award-win­ning pro­tec­tion from tra­di­tional vec­tors and script- based at­tacks, as well as pro­tec­tion from bot­nets, and ex­ploits de­liv­ered via your web browser, PDF doc­u­ments, or Java-based soft­ware. As well as be­ing com­pre­hen­sive, ESET In­ter­net Se­cu­rity can de­liver that pro­tec­tion with­out slow­ing down your PC’s per­for­mance.

ESET’s anti-virus so­lu­tion has de­tected 98.8 per cent of threats in real-world test­ing by AV-TEST, a well-re­spected and in­de­pen­dent tester of se­cu­rity soft­ware. Win­dows De­fender scored only 88 per cent in sim­i­lar test­ing, and de­liv­ered a much higher rate of false alarms. In test­ing by AV- Com­par­a­tive last year, ESET’s anti-virus soft­ware re­ported zero false alarms.


Then there are the fea­tures that Win­dows De­fender doesn’t even come close to of­fer­ing. As we live more and more of our lives on­line, it is im­por­tant that a se­cu­rity so­lu­tion keep our day-to-day­trans­ac­tions se­cure. ESET’s so­lu­tion au­to­mat­i­cally se­cures on­line trans­ac­tions with in­ter­net bank­ing sites and pay­ment gate­ways.

Ran­somware at­tacks are be­com­ing more and more com­mon, but ESET In­ter­net Se­cu­rity pro­vides pro­tec­tion against mal­ware that aims to en­crypt your per­sonal files. If you fre­quently use a we­b­cam for on­line com­mu­ni­ca­tion through ser­vices like Skype, ESET In­ter­net Se­cu­rity also alerts users when­ever any­one other than you try to use your cam­era. It also keeps an eye on the se­cu­rity of your router, and any unau­tho­rised con­nec­tions, while a per­sonal fire­wall keeps hack­ers away from your PC, and helps you re­main in­vis­i­ble while ac­cess­ing pub­lic Wi-Fi hotspots.


Keep­ing your en­tire fam­ily safe is also a ma­jor pri­or­ity for ESET. ESET In­ter­net Se­cu­rity of­fers a full range of parental con­trols that let you block cat­e­gories of con­tent that you do not want your chil­dren to see, as well as spe­cific web sites.

All of th­ese ser­vices are also backed by free tech­ni­cal sup­port, pro­vided ei­ther by email or over the phone, to any­where you are the in the world – so you know you’re al­ways pro­tected no mat­ter where you are.


Come and meet the se­cu­rity pro­fes­sion­als from ESET at Up­grade Aus­tralia. You’ll hear up to date ex­pert opin­ion about the cur­rent threat land­scape, and what to look out for to help you stay safe on­line.

ESET In­ter­net Se­cu­rity of­fers rock solid pro­tec­tion

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