WHO WE ARE
ESET began life as a pioneer of antivirus protection, creating award-winning threat-detection software.
Now, ESET's goal is to make sure that everybody can enjoy the breathtaking opportunities that technology offers.Today, our security solutions allow businesses and consumers in more than 180 countries to make the most of the digital world.
"For over 25 years we've been helping people to protect their digital worlds. From a small, dynamic company we've grown into a global brand with over 100 million users in 180 countries. Many things have changed, but our core aspirations, philosophy and values remain the same – to help build a more secure digital world where everyone can truly Enjoy Safer Technology "
Richard Marko, Chief Executives Officer, ESET
INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT US
ESET has the longest unbroken run of VB100 awards for malware detection of any Internet security vendor in the world – we’ve passed every test since 2003.
The first virus discovered by ESET's founders Peter Paško and Miroslav Trnka was dubbed "Vienna".
The company was named after the ancient Egyptian goddess and magical healer Eset.
More than one thousand employees works at ESET across the world.Read more
Tackling cyber crime
ESET Wins "Péter Szőr Award" for Uncovering Operation WindigoRead more
ESET marks an unbroken 10-year run of VB100 awardsRead more
ESET opens its office in Jena, GermanyRead more
New tech hub
A new ESET technology hub opens in Montreal, CanadaRead more
ESET exhibits for the first time at the GSMA Mobile World Congress in Barcelona
ESET receives the Ruban d'Honneur award at the 2011 HSBC European Business AwardsRead more
ESET becomes the first company to receive 60 VB100 awards for malware detectionRead more
Our Asia-Pacific office opens in Singapore
Growing U.S. presence
Inc. magazine ranks ESET as one of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies
ESET’s Latin America office opens in Buenos Aires
ESET, LLC is established in San Diego (USA)
ESET NOD32 v1.0 wins its first VB100 award for malware detection
A streamlined version of ESET’s NOD-iCE antivirus program is released
ESET is born
ESET, spol. s r.o. is established; its first AV products go on sale in Czechoslovakia and abroad.
NOD is coded
NOD, ESET’s first antivirus code, is developed by ESET's founders