ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 and Smart Security 4 released

ESET, the leader in proactive threat protection for PCs, servers, and other systems, announced 2 March 2009 version 4 of ESET's award-winning anti-malware solutions ESET NOD32 Antivirus and ESET Smart Security, for consumers and businesses.

The new versions build on ESET's ThreatSense®, the industry's most accurate proactive technology for detecting viruses and other malware, by adding over 20 new capabilities that improve malware detection, enhance system diagnostics and recovery, and improve management. The latest release continues ESET's tradition of delivering ultimate security with fast, transparent operation and minimal load on system memory, disk or CPU. ESET's unrivaled ability to deliver industry-leading proactive malware detection and high system performance can literally extend the life of PCs and laptops while improving their security.

ESET's new detection and diagnostic features safeguard users from deceptive forms of malware by digging deeper into the operating system, files and encrypted browser traffic to identify and eliminate hidden malware threats. The latest version also includes advanced self-defense technology that protects against malware designed to disable antivirus or anti-malware solutions, leaving the user completely unprotected. Together, these new features enable consumers and businesses to proactively block most new malware attacks before they can compromise systems to damage or steal data.

ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4 and ESET Smart Security 4's new, industry-first security features:
  • Advanced Archive Scanning
  • Removable Media Access Control
  • ESET SysInspector
  • ESET SysRescue
Additional features:
  • Business-class interoperability and management
  • Power conservation
  • Improved self-defense technology
  • User-friendly interface