ESET Cyber Security for Mac

ESET Cyber Security for Mac

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System Requirements

  • Processor Architecture: 32bit x86 or 64bit x64, Intel
  • Operating Systems:Mac OS X 10.6.x or later
  • Memory Consumption: 300 MB
  • Disk-Space (Installation): 150 MB

Change Log

  • 6.4.128


    • Added: Keep alive feature to ensure the ESET service does not stop
    • Added: GUI notification when the ESET service is not running
    • Added: Ability to hide the ESET icon in menu bar extras
    • Added: OpenSSL replaced by Apple's native security framework
    • Added: Apple's signed application has allowed access to network
    • Added: DMG is now signed for macOS 10.12+
    • Fixed: A vulnerability issue with the esets_proxy file
    • Fixed: SSL certificate vulnerability issues
    • Fixed: A vulnerability with the old POCO XML parsing library
    • Fixed: Installer vulnerability
    • Fixed: pam.d issue
    • Fixed: An issue that would cause “Zero Files Scanned on Hard Drive” errors during a computer scan
    • Fixed: An issue where Web access protection would block virtual machines
    • Fixed: Web protection - esets_proxy crash on nod_lmutex_destroy
    • Fixed: mac OS crashes when opening http://localhost:57856/
    • Fixed: esets_proxy crash (LoopSocket()) if internet connection is disabled during threats downloading
    • Fixed: The error 'no executable path found' causing apps to not load or block connections
    • Fixed: The error ‘cannot write to socket errors’
    • Fixed: A firewall issue that blocked users from opening WordPress web pages
    • Fixed: An issue where FaceTime is blocked by firewall (default configuration)
    • Fixed: Shut down computer after scan - executed after 1 second
    • Fixed: Incorrect module name in about dialog
    • Fixed: Additional minor bug fixes and stability improvements
  • 6.3.70


    • Added: Support for macOS 10.12 (Sierra)
    • Added: Minor fixes and stabilisation improvements
    • Added: Localization improvements in GUI
  • 6.2.6


    • Fixed: Version check displayed correctly if changelog contains non-ASCII characters
    • Fixed: Kernel panic in Uninstall during high load
    • Fixed: "Shut down computer after scan" functionality causes shut down at every system start up
    • Fixed: GUI crash caused by enabling removable media blocking Fixed: Media Control shows blank entry in scan targets when connecting disk with hidden partitions
    • Fixed: Problem with random crashes of esets_deamon process
    • Fixed: esets_proxy deadlock causing the HTTP freeze
    • Fixed: Problems loading websites when Web Access Protection is turned on
    • Fixed: License expiration date not visible when using custom date format defined in OSX
    • Fixed: Minor changes in the product’s GUI descriptions and tooltips
    • Added: Hide/show notifications from the Protection Status screen (E.g. License expiration, Web access/Email protection or Computer restart required)
    • Added: Increased compatibility with OS X during scanning network volumes by real-time scanner
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