ESET Antivirus Assessment

Posted by Kevin

About this assessment

ESET anti-virus is an excellent tool that can keep the PC safe and free from malwares. Its centralized security dash makes it easy to hold an eye on your PC’s status, and there are a number of beneficial bonus tools to help you keep your computer clean.

Features and satisfaction

Eset’s Antivirus security software scanner is one of the best in our tests, finding and catching 91% of malicious URLs in AV-Comparative’s test. This puts it very well ahead of Bitdefender, but lurking behind Avast and Kaspersky.

It can not as detailed in its detections as competition, however. Their scan types are comparatively limited, and there’s no Quick Scan choice.

Aside from the standard full system and removable equipment checks, in which Custom have a look at option that enables you to check your data files, folders or drives. This is certainly a little different from the various other scan choices, and while it’s not particularly intuitive, is actually an effective way in scanning specific products on your computer.