Software Update: NOD32 Antivirus / Smart Security 4.2.40

Slovak ESET developers have released an update for the programs NOD32 Antivirus and Smart Security. In addition to viruses, these antivirus programs can also detect spyware, adware, and trojans, and even protect against known phishing attacks. Smart Security also includes a personal firewall to protect systems even better. The version number of both releases has been fixed at 4.2.40 and the following changes have been made:

Version 4.2.40:

  • Fix: Missing drive in the warning bubble for detected infiltrations on Windows NT
  • Fix: A standard user with UAC enabled could not stop the on-demand scanner when run as administrator
  • Fix: Crashes of the ESET engine on multi-core machines with SSL scanning enabled
  • Fix: Intermittent crashes of Windows Live Mail with integration enabled
  • Fix: Crashes of GUI with authentication against the authentication server
  • Fix: Dropped specific broadcasted UDP packets causing inability to browse network on Windows 2000 and XP

Version number4.2.40
Release statusFinal
Operating systemsWindows 7, Windows 7 x64, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP x64, Windows Server 2003 x64, Windows Vista, Windows Vista x64, Windows Server 2008
License typeShareware