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How to configure Banking Protection in ESET Smart Security Version 9

Description: This article will show how to set up and configure the banking and payment protection in ESET Smart Security Version 9.

How to set up this protection:

  1. Look for the ESET software icon typically found in the lower right corner of the desktop screen - it may be found in the hidden icons.
    Windows System Tray Hidden Programs Icon
  2. Choose the ESET icon to open the program.
    Windows System Tray Hidden Programs Icon, ESET Program Icon
  3. The ESET home screen will open. Choose Tools on the left.
    ESET Home Screen, Tools
  4. In the Tools section choose Banking & Payment protection.
    ESET Tools, Banking and Payment Protection
  5. A new window will open giving information about the banking & payment protection. To use this, enter the website for payments and ESET will provide additional protection.
    ESET Banking and Payment Protection
  6. To verify protection, there will be a Secured by ESET logo at the top of the browser.
    ESET Secured logo in browser

How to disable or enable this protection:

  1. From the ESET Home Screen choose Setup on the left, and then Advanced Setup on the lower right.
    ESET Home Screen, Setup
  2. Under Advanced setup, select Web and Email.
    ESET Advanced Setup, Web and Email
  3. Select Banking & Payment protection on the left. By default, this setting is turned on.
    ESET Web and Email, Banking and Payment protection
  4. To turn this feature on or off, toggle the slider next to Integrate into system.
    ESET Banking and Payment protection, Toggle On
  5. Choose OK to save any changes.
    Save Changes, OK

How to edit which sites take advantage of this protection:

  1. From the ESET Home Screen choose Setup on the left, and then Advanced Setup on the lower right.
    ESET Home Screen, Setup
  2. Under Advanced setup, select Web and Email.
    ESET Advanced Setup, Web and Email
  3. Select Banking & Payment protection on the left. On the right choose Edit next to Protected websites.
    ESET Banking and Payment protection, Edit
  4. A new windows will open showing Protected websites. To add a site, choose Add in the lower left.
    ESET Protected Websites, Add
  5. On the Add website screen that will appear, enter the website to be protected. Here select if this website should always open in a secured browser, or to be prompted each time, or to never open in the secured browser.
    ESET Protection Setup, Add Website