Working with ESET NOD32 Antivirus
ESET NOD32 Antivirus setup options allow you to adjust the protection levels of your computer.
The Setup menu is divided into the following sections:
Click a component to adjust advanced settings for the corresponding protection module.
Computer protection setup allows you to enable or disable the following components:
•Real-time file system protection – All files are scanned for malicious code when they are opened, created, or run on your computer.
•HIPS – The HIPS system monitors the events within the operating system and reacts to them according to a customized set of rules.
•Gamer mode – Enables or disables Gamer mode. You will receive a warning message (potential security risk) and the main window will turn orange after enabling Gamer mode.
Internet protection setup allows you to enable or disable the following components:
•Web access protection – If enabled, all traffic through HTTP or HTTPS is scanned for malicious software.
•Email client protection – Monitors communication received through POP3 and IMAP protocol.
•Anti-Phishing protection – Filters websites suspected of distributing content intended to manipulate users into submitting confidential information.
To re-enable a disabled security component, click the slider so that it displays a green check mark .
Additional options are available at the bottom of the setup window. Use the Advanced setup link to setup more detailed parameters for each module. Use Import/Export settings to load setup parameters using an .xml configuration file, or to save your current setup parameters to a configuration file.