What is ESET Smart Security 4?
ESET Smart Security 4 is a software made by ESET that is designed to protect your computer from viruses, spyware, and spam. It is available for Windows 7, Vista, XP, and 2000. It costs $59.99 for one year and one PC. 1
- Scans files for malware.
- Removes spam.
- Scans removable media for viruses.
- Repairs an infected computer with system tools.
This product includes the following features 2 :
- Smarter Scanner
- Time-saving Firewall
- Trusted Zone Authentication
- Upgraded Antispam
- Removable Media Security
- System Tools
- Self Defense
TopTenREVIEWS rated ESET Smart Security 4 as #5 of 25 in Antivirus software. They found the product to contain all of the essentials but with a good interface rather than a great one. 3
PCMag editors gave Smart Security a "good" rating (3 out of 5 stars) in 2010. They described it to be simple and clean, but not advanced enough to do a good job detecting spyware. 4
In 2009, CNET editors' rating was a 5 out of 5 stars. ESET Smart Security 4 was described to be both effective and easy to use. 5