A regularly updated directory of press releases related to cyber security.

ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity, has been recognized 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…

December 5, 2018 – ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity, has announced its latest discovery of 12 previously undetected Linux malware families based on OpenSSH, documented in their latest research paper “The Dark Side of the ForSSHe”. These powerful tools give attackers full control over Linux server’s operations and are widely used both by crimeware…

ESET, the leader in cybersecurity research and a top European Union-based endpoint security company, has discovered evidence linking the infamous cybercriminal group TeleBots to Industroyer, the most powerful modern malware targeting industrial control systems and the culprit behind the electricity blackout in Ukraine’s capital, Kiev, in 2016. TeleBots demonstrated its prowess with NotPetya, the disk-wiping malware…

ESET®, a global pioneer in proactive IT security, and Canon IT Solutions (“CITS”), ESET’s exclusive partner in Japan, announced its joint venture to establish ESET Japan Inc. Located in Tokyo, the new ESET office, which officially began operations on  September 1, 2018, aims to increase its market presence and introduce newly developed solutions for both enterprise…

A new ESET white paper aims to bring some clarity to what Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) mean in the world of cybersecurity and how they could change the future of malware as we know it. To gain more insight into this growing topic, ESET conducted a survey which revealed  that the majority of IT decision…

ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity from the European Union, today announces the launch of its new suite of comprehensive cybersecurity products and services designed to provide enterprises with advanced solutions tailored to proactively detect threats and effectively protect their devices and endpoints. As reported by Forrester,[1] buyers want an “endpoint security suite that consolidates capabilities…

23 Apr 2018 ESET, a leader in information security, today announced it has been awarded the highest designation in the Innovation, Product, Market and Overall Leader categories in the 2018 Kuppinger Cole Leadership Compass Enterprise Endpoint Security: Anti-Malware Solutions. The annual report by Kuppinger Cole, examines the key vendors in the Enterprise Endpoint Security market,…