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ESET Smart Security Wins “CHIP Magazine Recommended August 2013” Award

Created: 2013-08-20 00:00:00

ESET recognized to have the best anti-malware management solution in India

CHIP Magazine Recommended August 2013

ESET, the global leader in proactive digital protection with a record of 10 years consecutive VB100 awards for its award-winning ESET NOD32® technology, and its flagship product ESET Smart Security® has been recognized by “CHIP Magazine Recommended August 2013“ as the best anti-malware management solution. The announcement was made by CHIP Magazine India, August 2013 issue.


CHIP Magazine India quoted ESET Smart Security as an antivirus suite that offers a complete security solution for your computer. The inclusion of anti-theft module gives edge over other competitors and scored excellent ratings based on ease of use, product features, performance and value for money. Under overall AV-Test ratings, ESET Smart Security has an outstanding performance of 5.5/6.

Chip Magazine India is one of the most popular and widely read computer magazines in India, and they can be found online .

“It has always been great to receive awards and recognition which is made possible through ESET continuous hardwork on research and development in order to provide the best in class technology with high detection rate and minimum impact on system resources for end users,”. says Parvinder walia, Marketing Director ESET APAC.

Other than receiving recognition from CHIP Magazine India, ESET Smart Security has been awarded the “Product of the Year” recognition by the readers of CHIP magazine in Poland in May 2013. The Award in the category of AV products was handed over during a jubilee gala “Tech.Trends.2013” held by the CHIP and CRN Polska magazines in Warsaw.

In July 2013, ESET has celebrated an AV industry record - 10 years of consecutive VB100 awards, as well as its record breaking already 80th VB100 Award from Virus Bulletin, a well-known independent security software testing organization. In both cases, ESET’s NOD32® technology has received more VB100 awards than any other AV software vendor on the market. The 80th VB100 Award is not the only test and certification showing high quality of ESET products on all platforms, where ESET is outperforming many competitors.

During 2012, ESET being ranked No.1 by ASCII in consumer satisfaction survey conducted in Japan for Security Suites and Stand Alone Antivirus products. During 2012, ESET won the PCMag Consumer Recommended Award in its inaugural year for Security Suites and Stand Alone Antivirus products. Feedback from around 25 million users worldwide made us the most recommended company in the antivirus market. Similarly, ESET scored high in TechTarget’s Information Security Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards 2012.

“It is the second year in a row that ESET has received gold in our Readers' Choice awards, proving that the Slovakian firm is a serious endpoint/antimalware contender,” said TechTarget.



About ESET
ESET, the pioneer of proactive protection and the maker of the award-winning NOD32 technology which is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2012, is a global provider of security solutions for businesses and consumers. The Company continues to lead the industry in proactive threat detection. ESET NOD32 Antivirus holds the world record for the number of Virus Bulletin "VB100” Awards, and has never missed a single “In-the-Wild” worm or virus since the inception of testing in 1998. ESET has been selected as one of the most innovative companies in Europe for the 2011 HSBC European Business Awards and holds number of accolades from AV-Comparatives, AV Test and other organizations. ESET NOD32 Antivirus, ESET Smart Security and ESET Cyber Security for Mac are trusted by millions of global users and are among the most recommended security solutions in the world.

The Company has global headquarters in Bratislava (Slovakia), with regional distribution centers in San Diego (U.S.), Buenos Aires (Argentina), and Singapore; with offices in Sao Paulo (Brazil) and Prague (Czech Republic). ESET has malware research centers in Bratislava, San Diego, Buenos Aires, Singapore, Prague, Košice (Slovakia), Cracow (Poland), Montreal (Canada), Moscow (Russia), and an extensive partner network for 180 countries. . For more information, visit our local office at

About Version 2 Limited
Version 2 Limited is one of the most dynamic IT companies in Asia. Headquartered in Hong Kong, the Company develops and distributes IT products for Internet and IP-based networks, including communication systems, Internet software, security, network, and media products. Through an extensive network of channels, point of sales, resellers, and partnership companies, Version 2 Limited offers quality products and services which are highly acclaimed in the market. Its customers cover a wide spectrum which includes Global 1000 enterprises, regional listed companies, public utilities, Government, a vast number of successful SMEs, and consumers in various Asian cities.

Version 2 Singapore Pte Ltd is the local office of Version 2 Limited.
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