Thanks to Mike, we are sharing a rare Promo from ESET. ESET security products promos have been rare and this is one of them.ESET is giving away 1000 copies of ESET Smart Security Home Edition license key valid for 6 months for free. Also, each license key is valid for 3 PCs.
It is a German promo. I am quoting a translated version below from the promo.
Without professional anti-virus software, no one should surf the Internet – either father, mother, and certainly not the children. Therefore, the antivirus vendor ESET given away on the occasion of Safer Internet Day “daily 1000 virus protection packages.
From 08.02.-10.02.2011, interested parties can the full version of ESET Smart Security download 4 free, and 6 months of use. The software may be installed on three PCs in your own four walls. All updates are of course included.
As you can read above, the promo is valid from 8th February till 10th of February.
Smarter Scanner – Threats don’t always enter in ways you expect. ESET Smart Security inspects SSL-encrypted communication channels like HTTPS and POP3S, and intelligently scans compressed files to find threats that other products miss. ESET’s Smart Optimization feature makes file scanning faster than ever.
Time-saving Firewall – New Learning Mode saves time by automatically creating firewall rules by observing how end users use the network, while offering advanced firewall modes for power users. Pair customized firewall profiles with trusted network zones and have appropriate firewall rules applied automatically based on detected network presence.*
Trusted Zone Authentication – Identify trusted network zones by network configurations (a configurable combination of host/DNS/DHCP server IP address, wireless SSID, connection profile, etc) or securely authenticate into a network using ESET Authentication Server.*Advertisement
Upgraded Antispam – ESET Smart Security now takes care of annoying spam with a smaller, faster, and even more effective spam filter.
Removable Media Security – Threats can enter your PC from removable media such as USB thumb drives. For self-running media, ESET Smart Security scans autorun.inf and associated files when the medium is inserted, in addition to scanning any file on any removable device when it is accessed, or during a full-scan of the media.
System Tools – ESET SysInspector and ESET SysRescue simplify diagnosing and cleaning of infected systems by allowing deep scans of system processes to find hidden threats, and creating bootable rescue CD/DVD or USB drives to help you repair an infected computer.
Self Defense – ESET Smart Security has built-in technology to prevent malicious software from corrupting or disabling it, so you can rest assured your system is always protected.
Almost Instantly, you will receive ESET Smart Security license key in your Inbox valid for 6 months and 3 PCs.
UPDATE:- The license keys (user name and password) are blocked if you are outside Germany. The block came after ESET promo got leaked all over and they decided to pull the plug. But if you are from Germany, then the keys may still work.