ESET offers a variety of plans for Windows, macOS and Android. There’s a no-cost plan that’s ideal for basic security, whereas the more expensive options come with features like parental controls and password management as well as data encryption. The most expensive package also includes a gaming mode to stop unauthorized access to your computer’s hardware while you play.
Installation is simple and quick. It doesn’t burden your computer with unnecessary software, either. There are a few other options however the majority of the tools and features can be found on the left-hand sidebar.
Connected Home monitor is a new feature that provides a visual representation of all devices connected to your network. You can use it to look over your network for vulnerabilities, such as open ports or weak passwords for routers.
A pop-up will appear each time you insert a USB device. You can scan the drive right away, or set it to scan automatically. If you don’t wish to scan the entire drive, you can run an on-demand scan.
Advanced users will appreciate the ability to choose how the suite is scanned. You can set the number of files, folders and other items that the program is going to check. You can even specify how deep the program should go through archives, should you want to exclude certain types of files from the initial scan.