ESET Cyber Security Pro for Mac is an all-in-one security suite that combines maximum protection whilst using as little of your system resources as possible.
Eset's Mac security software consistently scores highly from all the main independent testing labs, and has a proven history of providing protection for Apple users. And just in case you are wondering, yes, even Mac users need security software.
- ESET's email protection is enabled by default.
- Email protection works independently of any email client whether it uses POP3 or IMAP.
- Supports older MAC operating systems all the way back to Snow Leopard (10.6).
- Consistently high scores from independent malware testing labs.
Installation is as you would expect, quick and easy. While there a few decisions to be made during the install process, they all essentially involve either clicking yes or no, and the ESET installer doesn’t try to install any third-party freeware or bloatware, which is nice, and refreshing. For peace of mind, simply read what it’ asking, and click yes to them, if you want full protection.
Once installed, ESET will update itself to the latest version and download the latest virus and security updates automatically. ESET sets itself up to schedule a quick anti-virus scan at user login and after any signature updates
In terms of appearance and ease of understanding, ESET excels. A simple menu down the left side gives full access to the program's features. A check-mark on a green background signals that everything is working, and this should be the default position you find yourself in after installing and running your first scan.
ESET Cyber Security Pro for Mac does a good job of taking care of your Mac all by itself, routinely updating, scanning in the background and also scanning downloads. Should you feel like being a bit more hands on though, you can always choose to carry out a custom scan of specific drives or folders, and removable media.
All things considered, ESET Cyber Security Pro for Mac offers great automatic protection, peace of mind, and security. The software doesn’t hog resources, and most of the time you wont even know its there.