Security firm ESET has not too long ago launched the Endpoint Antivirus for Linux, thus finishing its suite of endpoint options already defending Windows and macOS.

ESET Endpoint Antivirus for Linux comes with a typical antivirus characteristic bundle, together with real-time safety and a number of other scanning modes, but in addition with instruments which are particularly geared toward enterprises, akin to full compatibility with the ESET Security Management Center and ESET Cloud Administrator.

The app helps distant administration although the ESET Security Management Center, which may be put in on Windows and Linux.

No affect on system efficiency

With this new launch, ESET lastly achieves cross-platform, multilayered safety, as its merchandise are additionally accessible on different working methods.

“A single layer of protection isn’t almost sufficient for at the moment's evolving menace panorama. Focusing on the entire of the malware lifecycle – pre-execution, execution and put up execution – and never solely on a particular half, permits ESET to offer the very best degree of safety attainable. ESET endpoint merchandise assist all working methods together with Windows, macOS, Linux, and Android – in addition to Mobile Device Management for iOS and Android,” ESET says.

Furthermore, the corporate says the affect on system efficiency is as little as attainable, because the Linux antivirus was designed from the very starting to be much less intrusive, with out affecting machine responsiveness.

“ESET Endpoint Antivirus for Linux was designed for top efficiency. Running real-time within the background and GUI-less, every daemon solely begins when wanted, saving the system sources of your Linux endpoints. Desktop notifications are solely displayed when a menace has been eradicated, requiring no person intervention,” the agency says.

Customers who wish to give a attempt to the Linux antivirus can obtain the enterprise trial, which comes with cloud-managed safety for as much as 250 seats, affords entry by way of net browser from anyplace all over the world, and boasts the important characteristic bundle to dam malicious recordsdata, together with ransomware.