ESET Server Security for Linux 

Powerful file server security for Linux


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ESET Server Security for Linux 

Proven security combining speed, accuracy and minimal system impact.

Real-time protection


Low system demands


Cross-platform solution

Remote management

Anti-malware and anti-spyware

Eliminates all types of threats including viruses, rootkits, worms and spyware. Provides real-time on-access scanning of the server-stored data. Powered by the advanced ESET LiveGrid® technology combining speed, accuracy and minimal system impact. Delivers proven protection while leaving more system resources for the server’s vital tasks.

Remote administration

Compatible with ESET PROTECT and ESET PROTECT Cloud, allowing management through a web interface. Gives you the option to schedule on-demand scans, actions and security tasks. Allows you to customize log details and modify reports and notifications to help you monitor compliance with company security standards.

Distribution-independent solution

ESET provides installers for the most popular distributions of Unix-based systems, including the ‘Ready’ variations of RedHat and SuSE that comply with the File-System-Hierarchy standard. Requires no external libraries except for LIBC.

The ESET difference

Unrivalled performance

ESET products continue to excel in the performance arena and win third-party tests that prove how light-weight our endpoints are on systems. ESET File Security solutions are built on 64-bit core, including ESET’s latest 64-bit scanning engine for best performance and protection of customer’s data.

Powered by LiveGrid® technology

Latest LiveGrid® technology improves security using a reputation and feedback system, including whitelisting for better performance during scanning.

Parallel on-demand scanning

ESET File Security allows side-by-side on-demand scans that will run without significant impact on the system due to multi-core support. In case scans have different paths to scan, they can be started either by the admin or scheduler. The scheduler allows recurrent planning of scans, updates or log maintenance.

Network Attached Storage scanning

The product provides real-time file system protection of the whole host with the ability to scan attached network drives. ESET File Security for Linux can utilize ICAP protocol to scan NAS systems like Dell EMC Isilon as well as other ICAP-compliant NAS systems (Hitachi and other ICAP-compliant storages).


ESET Server Security for Linux 

System requirements

    • ESET Server Security for Linux Server v. 7 works on:
      RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 /64-bita/
      CentOS 7 /64-bit/
      Ubuntu Server 16.04 LTS /64-bita/, 18.04 LTS /64-bita/
      Debian 9 /64-bit/
      SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 12 /64-bit/, 15 /64-bit/.
      Glibc Library 2.12 or later
      Linux Kernel 2.6.32 or later
    • Compatible with ESET PROTECT and ESET PROTECT Cloud

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