What's new in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.7.400.0

January 11th, 2019
  • Improved: Kernel extensions loading process
  • Improved: Enforcement of splash screen settings defined by ESMC policy
  • Fixed: Blank list of applications in Privacy Preferences on macOS Mojave
  • Fixed: Unable to load websites with self-signed SSL certificates
  • Fixed: Issues with new network detection on MacBook Pro with Touch Bar after waking from sleep mode
  • Fixed: Kernel panic under specific rare conditions
  • Fixed: Unable to filter VPN tunnels
  • Fixed: Unable to start product after component install
  • Fixed: Window layout reset collapses graphical user interface (GUI)
  • Fixed: Various functionality and stability improvements

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.7.300.0 (November 15th, 2018)

  • Added: macOS 10.14 supported by User Consent dialog
  • Added: Redesigned firewall service
  • Changed: Splash screen and “About” panel graphic
  • Changed: Splash screen behavior
  • Fixed: Product will not run if bundle sign is broken
  • Fixed: Various functional and localization bugs

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.6.300.2 (September 13th, 2018)

  • Added: Supports macOS 10.14 (Mojave)
  • Added: Support of 64-bit architecture only

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.6.300.0 (May 25th, 2018)

  • Added: Subscription license support
  • Added: GoogleDrive compatibility support
  • Changed: Support of 64-bit architecture only
  • Changed: Updated legal terms and sensitive information handling due to EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
  • Improved: Advanced support of macOS's secure KEXT loading
  • Improved: Scheduler functionality
  • Improved: Stability, compatibility and security of the product
  • Fixed: Various bug fixes

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.5.600.1 (December 21st, 2017)

  • Added: The product avoids using symlink /Applications/.esets
  • Added: Partial support of HTTPS protocol in Web Access Protection and Web Control Protection (e.g., HTTPS blocking but no SSL scanning)
  • Fixed: Kernel panic after allowing Logitech utility software (Logicool) traffic in Interactive mode of firewall
  • Fixed: Rare kernel panic during product uninstall
  • Fixed: Problem in IMAP email protection
  • Fixed: Rare installation problems
  • Fixed: Problem installing on Mac with SxS UDF driver and devices
  • Fixed: No files are scanned when running On-demand or Custom scan with iPhone connected
  • Fixed: After upgrading the product on macOS 10.13, two GUI windows open after restarting the system
  • Fixed: Missing progress bar in Uninstaller
  • Fixed: Additional bug fixes and stability improvements

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.5.432.1 (September 25th, 2017)

  • Added: Support for macOS 10.13 (High Sierra)
  • Added: Legal changes (registered trademark symbols, legal wording related to copyright, etc.) to GUI
  • Changed: Splash screen modification for ESET Anniversary edition
  • Changed: Localization improvements
  • Fixed: ESET Service displays “Not Responding” error after the first installation computer restart
  • Fixed: Incorrect categorization of blocked URLs with more than one category
  • Fixed: macOS freezes after connecting Cannon scanners
  • Fixed: Various bug fixes and usability improvements

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.5.78.0 (September 13th, 2017)

  • Added: Support for macOS 10.13 (High Sierra)
  • Added: Legal changes (registered trademark symbols, legal wording related to copyright, etc.) to GUI
  • Changed: Splash screen modification for ESET Anniversary edition
  • Changed: Localization improvements
  • Fixed: ESET Service displays "Not Responding" error after the first installation computer restart
  • Fixed: Various bug fixes and usability improvements

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.4.200.1 (April 5th, 2017)

  • Added: New signing certificate valid until March 4, 2022
  • Added: Localization improvements in GUI
  • Changed: The update module triggers only after network connection is established
  • Fixed: Exclusions from Web access protection do not work correctly on macOS 10.12.3
  • Fixed: System log displays an error when installing using custom installation mode even though installation completes successfully
  • Fixed: "Privileges changed" alert displays after restart and login
  • Fixed: Issue with random crash of esets_deamon process

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.4.128.0 (February 13th, 2017)

  • 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

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.3.70.1 (September 28th, 2016)

  • Fixed: Installation file will not open if package (.dmg) is downloaded from eset.com
  • Fixed: ESET Cyber Security (Pro) Readme file is empty in Safari browser

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.3.70.0 (September 19th, 2016)

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

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.2.6.0 (July 8th, 2016)

  • 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: Ability to add IPv6 address in Firewall and General exclusions setup
  • Fixed: Optimised CPU consumption for Parental Control setup
  • 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: URL addresses with non-Latin characters cannot be added to the list of Allowed and blocked web pages in Parental Control
  • 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, Firewall disabled or Computer restart required)
  • Added: Increased compatibility with OS X during scanning network volumes by real-time scanner

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.1.12.0 (October 9th, 2015)

  • Changed: End User License Agreement
  • Changed: Redesign licensing
  • Added: Support for OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)
  • Fixed: Issue with occasional esets_proxy CPU waste
  • Fixed: Issues with Web Access protection
  • Fixed: Issue with service shut down time
  • Fixed: Crashes of esets_proxy under Firewall rules blocking local IPs
  • Fixed: Issues with occasional GUI crash related to changes in Firewall zones
  • Fixed: Issues with occasional GUI crash related to multiple Computer scan processes
  • Fixed: Issue with scheduled On-demand computer scan causing crash
  • Fixed: Issue with Parental Control categorisation
  • Fixed: Media blocking events not logged
  • Fixed: Localisation bugs

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.0.14.3 (August 4th, 2015)

  • Changed: Internal product security hardening against targeted attacks
  • Changed: Latest modules included directly in build

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.0.14.0 (October 29th, 2014)

  • Added: Support for OS X Yosemite (10.10)
  • Fixed: Issues with occasional GUI freezes on OS X Yosemite (10.10)
  • Fixed: Firewall rules on OS X Yosemite (10.10)
  • Fixed: Issues with Web Access protection
  • Fixed: Issue with occasional esets_proxy CPU waste
  • Fixed: Error messages in Log files

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.0.13.0 (July 25th, 2014)

  • Added: Support for Retina display
  • Fix: Issues with occasional kernel panic (system crash) caused by esets_proxy
  • Fix: Issue with occasional esets_deamon and esets_kac crashes on previous version of OS X 10.9
  • Fix: Issue with blank notifications in firewall interactive mode

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 6.0.9.1 (March 22nd, 2014)

  • Anti - Phishing: Prevents fake websites disguised as trust worthy ones from acquiring your personal information.
  • Integration of ESET Social Media Scanner - ESET Cyber Security links to a social media application designed to protect Facebook and Twitter accounts against threats. This application is independent from other ESET products and is completely free.
  • System updates - ESET Cyber Security version 6 features various fixes and improvements including notifications for operating system updates on Mac OS X 10.8 .

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 5.0.115.0 (October 26th, 2013)

  • Added: Support of OS X 10.9 Mavericks
  • Fix: Interactive mode in Firewall can create zones with no activators
  • Fix: Issue with Known hidden network displayed in Rules and Zones editor
  • Fix: Dialog of new network connection shown multiple times after sleep
  • Fix: Excluded applications are not preserved after upgrade
  • Fix: Installer issue with editable list of privileged users
  • Fix: User profile in Parental control has to accept multiple notifications from Firewall module
  • Fix: Media blocking - unable to block shared DVD/CD
  • Enhancement: Several localization changes in GUI

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 5.0.113.0 (September 18th, 2013)

  • Fix: Displayed Thunderbolt Ethernet in Firewall profiles
  • Fix: Correction to AirDrop recognition in Firewall
  • Fix: Block all applications rule in Firewall
  • Fix: Exiting Parental Control GUI crash
  • Fix: Scanned process of media with the same titles
  • Fix: Parallel downloads in version check functionality in installer
  • Fix: Context menu in Username/Password Setup for unprivileged user
  • Fix: ESET's proxy issue

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 5.0.110.0 (July 1st, 2013)

  • Fix: Handling identity requests on proxy sockets
  • Enhancement: Several localization changes in GUI & Help

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 5.0.109.0 (May 14th, 2013)

  • Fix: esets_pfw – kernel panic on OS X 10.8.3 under specific circumstances

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 5.0.108.0 (March 1st, 2013)

  • Fix: Issue installing over ESET Cybersecurity (version 4)
  • Fix: "Back to My Mac"service issue in Interactive mode
  • Fix: Network communication Firewall issue under "Block all network traffic"setting
  • Fix: Several localization issues

New in ESET Cyber Security Pro 5.0.97.0 RC (September 7th, 2012)

  • Added: Version Check functionality in installer
  • Added: Compatibility with OS X 10.8
  • Added: Integration of Security locks functionality
  • Added: GUI usability enhancements
  • Changed: Integrated upgrade functionality to higher build versions
  • Fix: Various bug fixes in the client based on generated feedback from users