Your Online Life
Protect your family with ESET’s complete Internet security suite, built on the award-winning ThreatSense antivirus and antispyware engine. Our proactive heuristic technology intercepts and eliminates known and emerging threats hours or even days faster than competing products. Get ESET Smart Security 5 for comprehensive protection.
Our Parental Controls shield your children from inappropriate web content by blocking access to individual websites and predefined website categories, while the accompanying Internet security training teaches you and your entire family how to avoid cyber threats, scams and hackers.
With one of the smallest program file sizes of any Internet security software, a more intuitive interface and a smarter alert system, we offer a simpler, more easily managed digital experience for you.
Not all computer threats come through the Internet; Removable Media Control protects you from potentially infected files exchanged through USB flash drives, CDs and DVDs.
Take advantage of these powerful Smart Security 5 features and create your own digital safe-zone.
Antivirus (ThreatSense® technology) eliminates Windows, Mac and Linux viruses, worms, trojans, rootkits and other malware.
Antispyware protects your online privacy and identity.
Host-Based Intrusion Prevention System (HIPS) blocks unauthorized changes to programs.
Cloud-Enhanced Whitelisting (Cloud-Powered Reputation technology) enables faster, more accurate malware detection.
Removable Media Control prevents malware infection from USB flash drives, CDs and DVDs; enables blocking by device ID.
Antirootkit detects and removes malware that hides from the operating system.
Antispam blocks unwanted emails and images.
Intelligent Firewall defends against remote attacks with technology that adapts.
Gamer Mode suspends pop-up notifications, scanning and scheduled tasks while playing.
Parental Controls restrict access to websites by specific category or individual URL.
Internet Security Training teaches you tips and techniques to make your online experience even safer.
Prohibit access to up to 20 predefined website categories and any individual sites that may contain offensive material.
Advanced HIPS Configuration
Customize behavior-based HIPS to improve your security by specifying rules and permissions for the system registry and active processes and programs.
Scan faster using our Cloud-Powered Reputation engine that compares your data to trusted files compiled in our ESET Live Grid™ database of over 100 million ESET users.
Block spam with an even higher level of precision and added log capabilities.
See how ESET protects your netbook while you shop and bank online — without draining the battery.
Processors supported: Intel or AMD x86-x64
Disk Space (download): 55 MB
Best Overall Performance
ESET Smart Security 5 placed #1 in performance tests run by PassMark Software beating nine (9) internet security products and achieving the best overall performance in the selected performance metrics.
Seal of Approval
ESET Smart Security 5 received the esteemed PTPA (Parents Tested Parent Approved) Seal of Approval, the most publicized and highly recognized award seal in North America.
Best Usability 2011
ESET Smart Security 5 won Best Usability 2011 Award by AV-TEST among 18 other vendors. The award is given based on ESET’s performance in terms of minimizing notification messages, false positives and overall low system impact.