ESET Antivirus continually installing itself?

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I have a macbook air and I'm not sure what's going on but ESET NOD32 Antivirus installed itself somehow and every time I delete it, it comes back. I've uninstalled it multiple times but it keeps coming back. It's very annoying, my guess is that this is a virus, any ideas?
 
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This page suggests running the uninstaller. If you do not have it anymore I think there is a link to the installer/uninstaller on the page.
 
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The thing is I never downloaded it to begin with so I'm not sure how it got installed. I'll try and find an official uninstaller. I did click the app and did 'Show Package Contents' and found something labelled as an uninstaller there. It told me to restart my computer and even then it came back...
 

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You very likely downloaded something from a web site and it piggy backed the ESET AV program along with it. This is a common tactic of some web sites like "Softonic", "CNet", and others.
 

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There is a link to the software on the page I linked to earlier. Click the blue button in step 2 of the directions. It seems to be in an area of the site that requires a password though
 

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Ahh Sly you are getting old and slow!!

I am getting older but I've always been a bit slow in the typing department. I used to get told "slow and steady wins the race". Now none bothers with that fib.
 

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