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ESET Smart Security Alternatives

ESET Smart Security is described as 'product discontinued. Use ESET Internet Security instead' and is a popular Anti-Virus app in the security & privacy category. There are more than 25 alternatives to ESET Smart Security for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and BSD. The best alternative is Windows Security. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Clam AntiVirus or Comodo Internet Security. Other great apps like ESET Smart Security are ESET NOD32 Antivirus, Kaspersky Internet Security, Simple Software Restriction Policy and COMODO Antivirus.

ESET Smart Security alternatives are mainly Anti-Virus Apps but may also be Anti-Malware Apps or Firewalls. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of ESET Smart Security.
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  1. Windows Security (known as Windows Defender Antivirus before Windows 10 May 2020 Update, Windows Defender before Windows 10 Creators Update, or Microsoft Defender Antivirus before Windows 11) is an anti-malware component of Microsoft Windows.

    ⚫︎ Ad-freeWindows Security doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
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  2. Clam AntiVirus icon

    Clam AntiVirus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Clam AntiVirus is an open source (GPL) anti-virus toolkit for UNIX, designed especially for e-mail scanning on mail gateways.

    ⚫︎ Ad-freeClam AntiVirus doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    ⚫︎ LightweightClam AntiVirus consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    ESET NOD32 Antivirus

    • Windows
    • Linux

    ESET NOD32 Antivirus is an innovative host-based intrusion prevention system that offers a comprehensive scanning solution. Most importantly, it will not slow down your PC, it's easy to use, and easy to install.

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  4. Comodo Internet Security is a free, very voluminous and multi-layered security application that keeps hackers out and personal information in.

    ⚫︎ CustomizableComodo Internet Security is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
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    Bundleware

    The app installs other components by default such as Dragon Web Browser. You must click "Options" during install to deselect those components.

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    Kaspersky Internet Security

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Kaspersky Internet Security keeps your PC free from malicious code, adware, spyware, hacker attacks, dialers, spam and network fraud.

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    Simple Software Restriction Policy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Security add-on for Windows. Make it considerably harder for unwanted software to get launched. Not through file signatures but through identifying places where executables have no right to be, for example Documents folders.

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    COMODO Antivirus

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Comodo Antivirus eliminates viruses, spyware, and other malware from desktops and networks.

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    Bundleware

    The app installs other components by default such as Dragon Web Browser. You must click "Options" during install to deselect those components.

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    ESET Internet Security

    • Mac
    • Windows

    ESET Internet Security delivers rock-solid multi-layered antimalware protection for everyday web users, built on ESET’s trademark best balance of detection, speed and usability. Secure all your devices – PC, Mac and Android – with one license.

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    kicom

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    KicomAV is an open source (GPL v2) antivirus engine designed for detecting malware and disinfecting it. In fact, Since 1995, it has been written in C/C++ and it was integrated into the ViRobot engine of HAURI, 1998. I decided to re-create a new KicomAV.

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    Discontinued

    The last version (0.31) was released in June 2018.

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  10. Secure up to 10 home Macs and PCs with business grade antivirus and web category blockers.

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