Do social media listen in on our conversations in order to target us with ads? Or are we just a bit paranoid? A little test might speak a thousand words. We have all heard that our phones could be listening to our everyday conversations in order to then bombard us with targeted adverts. Is there … More Is your phone listening to you?
ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity, has been recognised with gold and silver awards in recent reports from AV-Comparatives, an independent testing organization. AV-Comparatives uses one of the largest sample collections worldwide to create a real-world environment for highly accurate testing. In its recent Summary Report 2018, which looked at 18 different vendors, ESET took … More AV-Comparatives recognises ESET with enterprise and consumer cybersecurity awards
The Age of Dinosaurs There is a view of the current security market that is often recycled by the media these days. It assumes a split between ‘first-gen(eration)’ or ‘traditional’ (or even ‘fossil’ or ‘dinosaur’) malware detection technology – which is invariably claimed to rely on reactive signature detection – and (allegedly) superior technologies using … More Next-gen security software: Myths and marketing
ESET Endpoint Security is the only security solution in the latest comparative test of business security solutions that generated zero false alarms and had 100% detection in all tests by AV-Comparatives. The comparative test jointly conducted by AV-Comparatives and MRG Effitas consisted of three tests of anti-malware protection, a False Alarm Test and a test … More ESET business solutions demonstrate strongest protection without false positives
AV-Comparatives published a special Network Performance Test commissioned by ESET, wherein 6 major business security suites were tested. The Network Performance Test compared resource utilization and management by six endpoint security solutions testing their impact on valuable business resources such as network traffic and machine load (CPU and RAM). Updates that are large in size have … More ESET Endpoint Security Receives Top Performance Score According to AV-Comparatives
ESET Mail Security reached a 99.999% spam catch rate and zero false positives in Virus Bulletin’s latest VBSpam test. ESET Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange Server won the latest spam filtering test by leading security testing authority, Virus Bulletin, having achieved a 99.999% spam catch rate while producing zero false positives. As a result, ESET … More ESET Achieved the Best Score in VBSpam Test for the Fifth Consecutive Time
Today we are starting a series of articles showing the different angles that can be taken when tackling a pentest. “A PENTEST RECREATES THE ACTIONS CARRIED OUT BY AN ATTACKER IN ORDER TO IDENTIFY ANY VULNERABILITIES” Let’s start by defining what that is. A pentest is an audit process that involves carrying out controlled attacks … More Hi, I’m the enemy: Different perspectives on a pentest