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Pros
"I like that it's stable and easy to access."

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"Automatic scanning and cleaning of viruses is the best and most valuable feature helping this tool to thrive. If any viruses are found, they are cleaned automatically.""We have liked the fact that it comes with Microsoft Windows 10 and it is constantly updated with all new virus definitions. It is also updated with new security features on a regular basis.""It's absolutely free to use.""The fact that it's from Microsoft, you don't have many false positives, unlike products from other vendors might have.""The patch management is very easy, as it can be done automatically or added to a schedule.""Provides good vulnerability assessment.""It is easy to install and use requiring little maintenance but applying updates.""It shows us the risky sign-ins, and if a user's password has been compromised."

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Cons
"It could be more secure and compatible with other software."

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"With increase of cyber threats and cybersecurity issues, I would recommend that the product be developed like an AI product with more features which can counter any threat in the coming eras.""There is no behavior analytics for devices and endpoints. There is no behavior-based protection.""The anti-ransomware features need to be improved upon.""I would like to have a dashboard that shows an overview of the results for the enterprise.""I would like to see better integration with their other security products to give better visibility from a higher level.""The GUI is very complex and could be more user friendly.""It is inexpensive but could be cheaper like anything else.""I am not sure if I will be using this product in the future because of the price."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
"I bought a license — it's quite cheap. It's definitely cheaper than an American product. It costs approximately $40 a year."

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"The product is free of charge and comes integrated into Windows.""The solution is free.""This product is included in the pricing for Windows.""If you don't purchase the advanced threat protection then there is no additional charge.""It is affordable and comes in the Office 365 bundle.""Microsoft Defender ATP is expensive.""I pay for it through the Windows Professional or Standard license. It is a one-time cost for me, and I use the same license.""When compared with other vendors, the pricing is very high."

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Questions from the Community
Top Answer: I like that it's stable and easy to access.
Top Answer: I bought a license — it's quite cheap. It's definitely cheaper than an American product. It costs approximately $40 a year.
Top Answer: It could be more secure and compatible with other software.
Top Answer: Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is a cloud-delivered endpoint security solution. The tool reduces the attack surface, applies behavioral-based endpoint protection and response, and includes risk-based… more »
Top Answer: The CrowdStrike solution delivers a lot of information about incidents. It has a very light sensor that will never push your machine hardware to "test", you don't have the usual "scan now" feature but… more »
Ranking
16th
out of 50 in Anti-Malware Tools
Views
115
Comparisons
81
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
195
Rating
8.0
2nd
out of 50 in Anti-Malware Tools
Views
20,075
Comparisons
13,928
Reviews
60
Average Words per Review
641
Rating
8.0
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Also Known As
Microsoft Defender ATP, Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection, MS Defender for Endpoint, Microsoft Defender Antivirus
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Overview

Integrating award winning antivirus engines from 360 Cloud Scan Engine, 360 QVMII AI Engine, Avira and Kunpeng to provide you with the ultimate in Virus detection and protection capabilities.

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is a complete endpoint security solution that delivers preventative protection, post-breach detection, automated investigation, and response. With Defender for Endpoint, you have: 

Agentless, cloud powered - No additional deployment or infrastructure. No delays or update compatibility issues. Always up to date. 

Unparalleled optics - Built on the industry’s deepest insight into Windows threats and shared signals across devices, identities, and information. 

Automated security - Take your security to a new level by going from alert to remediation in minutes—at scale. 

To learn more about our solution, ask questions, and share feedback, join our Microsoft Security and Compliance Community.

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REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm20%
Computer Software Company12%
Comms Service Provider10%
Manufacturing Company8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company24%
Comms Service Provider23%
Government8%
Financial Services Firm6%
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REVIEWERS
Small Business39%
Midsize Enterprise24%
Large Enterprise38%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business29%
Midsize Enterprise16%
Large Enterprise54%
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360 Safeguard is ranked 16th in Anti-Malware Tools with 1 review while Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is ranked 2nd in Anti-Malware Tools with 67 reviews. 360 Safeguard is rated 8.0, while Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of 360 Safeguard writes "Protects against malware and other computer viruses". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft Defender for Endpoint writes "Enables ingestion of events directly into your SIEM/SOAR, but requires integration with all Defender products to work optimally". 360 Safeguard is most compared with Total Defense Anti-Virus, whereas Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is most compared with CrowdStrike Falcon, Symantec End-User Endpoint Security, Cortex XDR by Palo Alto Networks, SentinelOne and ESET Endpoint Security.

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