The ThreatSense.Net Early Warning System collects anonymous information about your computer related to newly detected threats. This information may include the name of the infiltration, the date and time it was detected, the ESET security product version, your operating system version and the location setting. The statistics are typically delivered to ESET servers once or twice a day.
Below is an example of a statistical package submitted:
# utc_time=2005‑04‑14 07:21:28
# osver=5.1.2600 NT
# filename=C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Local Settings\
When to submit - You can define when the statistical information will be submitted. If you choose to submit As soon as possible, statistical information will be sent immediately after it is created. This setting is suitable if a permanent Internet connection is available. If During update is selected, statistical information will be submitted collectively during the next update.