NOD32 AntiVirus

NOD32 AntiVirus 5.2.9

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  • You are offered the most effective protection once you download and install this antivirus software. There are so many internet and email threats common today, and having a security suite that is well equipped for the task is essential to you having an exciting browsing experience. ESET NOD32 Antivirus gets to work without affecting your computer's performance.

    This software protects you from new attacks through its advanced ThreatSense® technology. Viruses, Trojans, worms, Ransomware, adware, spyware, rootkits and every other threat from the internet I'd detected and disabled by ESET NOD32 Antivirus.

    Why you should use ESET NOD32 Antivirus

    All kinds of internet threats are out to the sword by ESET NOD32 antivirus, as it delivers very fast scanning, a reliable detection, and removal of infected files. It keeps your social media content safe and clean, rid of an unwanted news feed or dangerous links in private messages. As new threats are created and sent to the internet, ESET NOD32 Antivirus constantly updates itself to adapt to these new threats. You are allowed to decrease scanning time by selecting the files that are known to cause problems. The software also gives you the ability to customize the behaviour of the antivirus suite.

    ESET NOD32 Antivirus as earlier stated has an advanced ThreatSense® engine that is packed with advanced heuristics which blocks more unknown threats. It leaves a small footprint on your computer, and functions without using up too much of your system's resources. It is also very easy to install and implement. You can set manual scans and schedule specific scans in a very straightforward way or just allow the antivirus to work in the background while automatically handling your security.

    It has an interface that beginners can easily navigate. You do not have to tweak and manually maintain the software to keep it running. You will find it easy to set report logging, scheduling and adjusting settings. All the standard features of antivirus software are available in ESET NOD32, making it a strong competition to other security suites.

    Features of ESET NOD32 Antivirus

    • Advanced memory scanner which checks application in RAM;
    • An exploit blocker protects popularly targeted applications, like browsers, email clients, Microsoft Office and PDF readers from attempts to exploit their flaws;
    • Antiphishing module blocks scam sites and allows feedback of suspect sites and false positives from users;
    • Host-based Intrusion Prevention System (HIPS) acts as a firewall to your application blocking any changes to programs without permission;
    • Decreases scanning time by starting scan during the process of downloading a file;
    • Cloud-powered scanning ensures a faster scanning process;
    • Provides protection against viruses, worms, Trojans and every other malware.

    In Conclusion

    ESET NOD32 Antivirus is a very efficient and competent security solution for your internet surfing experience. It has a simple user interface with tools for both novice and advanced users.

  • What's new in 5.2.9 version?

    * Enhancement: Added Statistics of Scanned Files in the main Home Screen
    * Enhancement: Added more information about running processes reputation from ESET Live Grid
    * Support: Able to activate product using proxy server
    * Support: Ability to use the renewal keys in product
    * Added: Settings for Removable Media blocking and Antirootkit present in main User Interface under Setup
    * Fix: Shadow of the "quick menu" is being repainted during openeing
    * Fix: GUI opened in a large window
    * Fix: irrelevant notification buble is shown when no action is required
    * Fix: issues with stopping of ESET service during installation
    * Fix: Runtime error with HP Protect Tools, ESET gui crash
    * Fix: Removable media blocking functionality does not block devices for particular Windows Accounts
    * Fix: Files are still scanned by real-time protection after swithing it off
    * Fix: Schedule update task can not be started from main menu in SysRescue User Interface
    * Fix: Several Crashing of ESET User Interface under some circumstances
    * Fix: Advanced scanning options are not working in Computer Scan
    * Fix: Activated product reports it's not activated
    * Fix: IMAPS,POP3S checking of protocols and ports for selected applications does not work correctly
    * Fix: Notification window about disabling some type of protection is not displayed if some other protection is already disabled
    * Fix: inconsistence in status for updated virus signature database within User Interface
    * Fix: Any windows user can force execution of planed task
    * Fix: SSL filtering in Chrome does not work under some circumstances