Symantec Endpoint Protection combines Symantec AntiVirus with advanced threat prevention to deliver an unmatched defense against malware for laptops, desktops, and servers. It provides protection against even the most sophisticated attacks that evade traditional security measures, such as rootkits, zero-day attacks, and mutating spyware.
Symantec Endpoint Protection delivers more than world-class, industry-leading antivirus and antispyware signature-based protection. It also provides advanced threat prevention that protects endpoints from targeted attacks and attacks not seen before. It includes turnkey, proactive technologies that automatically analyze application behaviors and network communications to detect and block suspicious activities, as well as administrative control features that allow you to deny specific device and application activities deemed as high risk for your organization. You can even block specific actions based on the location of the user.
This multilayered approach significantly lowers risks and gives you the confidence that your business assets are protected. It is a comprehensive product gives you all the capabilities you need, now with the ability to enable the pieces you need, as you need them. Whether the attack is coming from a malicious insider or is externally motivated, endpoints will be protected.
Symantec Endpoint Protection increases protection and helps lower your total cost of ownership by reducing administrative overhead as well as the costs associated with managing multiple endpoint security products. It provides a single agent that is administered via a single management console. This simplifies endpoint security administration and provides operational efficiencies such as single software updates and policy updates, unified and central reporting, and a single licensing and maintenance program.
Symantec Endpoint Protection is easy to implement and deploy. Symantec provides a range of consulting, technical education, and support services that guide organizations through the migration, deployment, and management of the solution and help them realize the full value of their investment. For organizations that want to outsource security monitoring and management, Symantec also offers Managed Security Services to deliver real-time security protection.
Integrates best-of-breed technologies to stop security threats - even from the most devious new and unknown attackers - before they penetrate the network. Detects and blocks malicious software in real time, including viruses, worms, Trojan horses, spyware, adware, and rootkits.
Proactive Threat Scan uses a unique Symantec technology to score both good and bad behaviors of unknown applications, enhancing detection and reducing false positives without the need to create rule-based configurations.
Industry-best threat landscape intelligence
Symantec's protection mechanisms leverage the industry-leading Global Intelligence Network to deliver an unparalleled view of the entire Internet threat landscape. This intelligence results in actionable protection and peace of mind against evolving attacks
Single agent, single console
Integrates a full range of security technologies into a single agent and a centralized management console, with an intuitive user interface and Web-based graphical reporting. Enables you to set and enforce security policies across the enterprise to protect your critical assets. Simplifies management, reduces system resource usage, and requires no additional agents when adding Symantec Network Access Control support.
Easy to deploy
Because it requires only a single agent and management console and operates with an organization's existing security and IT investments, Symantec Endpoint Protection is easy to implement and deploy. For organizations that want to outsource security monitoring and management, Symantec offers Managed Security Services to deliver real-time security protection.
Lower cost of ownership
Symantec Endpoint Protection delivers a lower total cost of ownership by reducing administrative overhead as well as the costs associated with managing multiple endpoint security products. This unified approach to endpoint security simplifies administration and provides operational efficiencies such as single software updates and policy updates, unified and central reporting, and a single licensing and maintenance program.
Easy to install, configure, and manage
Symantec Endpoint Protection makes it easy to enable/disable and configure desired technologies to fit into your environment.
Symantec Network Access Control ready
Each endpoint becomes "Symantec Network Access Control ready," eliminating the need to deploy additional network access control endpoint agent software.
Leverages existing security technologies and IT investments
Works with other leading antivirus vendors, firewalls, IPS technologies, and network access control infrastructures. Also works with leading software deployment tools, patch management tools, and security information management tools.
Antivirus and antispyware
Provides unmatched, best-of-breed malware protection, including market-leading antivirus protection, enhanced spyware protection, rootkit protection, reduced memory footprint, and dynamic performance adjustments to keep users productive.
Network threat protection
Offers a rules-based firewall engine and Generic Exploit Blocking (GEB) that blocks malware before it can enter a system.