Check Point Antivirus Pros and Cons

Check Point Antivirus Pros

JalalAtik
Owner and CEO at A.T.I.K. Maroc
They have pretty much everything you can ask for as far as features are concerned. That is because they know their market. They are focused on what they do and they do only that.
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reviewer1986
Network Security Architect at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
The feature that we find most valuable is the easy way of configuring it via the SmartConsole on Check Point. The configuration is very straightforward and although it has some impact on the firewall CPU and memory, it doesn't impact the IPS, for example. It allows for the scanning of downloaded files from the internet. Scanning files that our users have downloaded to check if they have any virus is the most important thing.
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Oleg Pekar
Senior Network/Security Engineer at Skywind Group
There is almost no impact on the security Gateway/Cluster performance after the activation of the blade, especially if you don't scan nested archives.
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Philippe Panardie
chef gpt info trans télécom at SDIS
Check Point integrates well with other security products.
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Check Point Antivirus Cons

JalalAtik
Owner and CEO at A.T.I.K. Maroc
The pricing is really extremely high in comparison to the rest of the market.
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reviewer1986
Network Security Architect at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Sometimes the antivirus updates fail. We don't understand why because sometimes it fails but the next time you try it goes well and the firewall always has access to the internet. We don't understand why it sometimes fails.
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Oleg Pekar
Senior Network/Security Engineer at Skywind Group
I think that the pricing for the Check Point products should be reconsidered, as we found it to be quite expensive to purchase and to maintain.
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Philippe Panardie
chef gpt info trans télécom at SDIS
The initial setup and configuration should be simplified.
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