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Top Answer: 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.
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Ranking
23rd
out of 49 in Anti-Malware Tools
Views
299
Comparisons
239
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
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Rating
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1st
out of 49 in Anti-Malware Tools
Views
55,305
Comparisons
49,532
Reviews
26
Average Words per Review
431
Rating
8.0
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Avira Antivirus Server
Microsoft Windows Defender, Windows Defender, Microsoft System Center Endpoint Protection
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Overview

Avira Antivirus Server offers web protection, traffic filtering and a powerful engine. These services protect your business files and customer data from 30 million daily threats.

Microsoft Defender Antivirus is the next-generation protection component of Microsoft Defender for Endpoint. This protection brings together machine learning, big-data analysis, in-depth threat resistance research, and the Microsoft cloud infrastructure to protect devices in your enterprise organization.

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Sample Customers
Barracuda, Condor, Greenpeace
Al-Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud Islamic University, Auckland Transport, Erste Bank Group, Urban Software Institute, NJVC, Sheraton Hotels and Resorts
Top Industries
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REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm27%
Energy/Utilities Company13%
Aerospace/Defense Firm7%
Manufacturing Company7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company25%
Comms Service Provider22%
Government6%
Educational Organization4%
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REVIEWERS
Small Business45%
Midsize Enterprise19%
Large Enterprise35%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business17%
Midsize Enterprise20%
Large Enterprise63%
Find out what your peers are saying about Microsoft, McAfee, ReversingLabs and others in Anti-Malware Tools. Updated: March 2021.
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Avira Antivirus is ranked 23rd in Anti-Malware Tools while Microsoft Defender Antivirus is ranked 1st in Anti-Malware Tools with 28 reviews. Avira Antivirus is rated 0.0, while Microsoft Defender Antivirus is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft Defender Antivirus writes "A security implementation that supplies proactive issue resolution with cloud analytics and APT". Avira Antivirus is most compared with ZoneAlarm and VirusTotal, whereas Microsoft Defender Antivirus is most compared with Symantec End-User Endpoint Security, CrowdStrike Falcon, ESET Endpoint Security, Carbon Black CB Defense and Cortex XDR by Palo Alto Networks.

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