Anonymous UserIT Security Specialist at a tech services company
Anonymous UserChief Information Officer at a manufacturing company
We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"We also like the Change Control. We can control how things get executed. It has signatures for different kinds of protocols."
"This is a basic solution; the policy screen is okay, and it's easy to configure."
"I use the console to check for threats and I find it to be very user-friendly."
"The effectiveness of application whitelisting is very good."
"The API integration is good."
"The visibility, reporting, and the ability to stop or prevent malicious or undesired applications from being installed are the most valuable features."
"The intrusion detection features should also be improved. It is a very good feature but it should be maximized."
"I would like to see better reporting and alerting features in the future."
"I would like to see the addition of some more features that are in other, similar solutions."
"The reporting is not good and needs to be improved."
"The initial setup is somewhat complex."
"Its setup is very complex, and it requires guidance from the support team, but it is well worth the effort."
"The pricing for this product is competitive and our customers who told us that often, Carbon Back is the cheaper solution."
"We pay a fee for support, which is renewed annually."
"Its price is reasonable and what is expected for these types of products."
As a leading-edge cybersecurity company, McAfee provides advanced security solutions to consumers, small and large businesses, enterprises, and governments. Security technologies from McAfee use a unique, predictive capability that is powered by McAfee Global Threat Intelligence, which enables home users and businesses to stay one step ahead of the next wave of viruses, malware, and other online threats.
Carbon Black is a leading provider of next-generation endpoint security. Carbon Black serves more than 3,700 customers globally, including 33 of the Fortune 100. As a cybersecurity innovator, Carbon Black has a strong heritage of innovative technology leadership in multiple endpoint security categories, including application control, endpoint detection and response (EDR), and next-generation antivirus (NGAV). Leveraging its big data and analytics cloud platform - the Cb Predictive Security Cloud - Carbon Black solutions enable customers to defend against the most advanced cyber threats, including malware, ransomware, and non-malware attacks. Deployed via the cloud, on premise, or as a managed service, customers use Carbon Black solutions to lock down critical systems, hunt threats, and replace legacy antivirus.
McAfee Application Control is ranked 2nd in Application Control with 2 reviews while VMware Carbon Black App Control is ranked 1st in Application Control with 4 reviews. McAfee Application Control is rated 7.6, while VMware Carbon Black App Control is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of McAfee Application Control writes "Easy to configure, reliable, secure, and has good support". On the other hand, the top reviewer of VMware Carbon Black App Control writes "Good application whitelisting capability and offers visibility into attacks as they happen". McAfee Application Control is most compared with Ivanti Application Control, whereas VMware Carbon Black App Control is most compared with Ivanti Application Control. See our McAfee Application Control vs. VMware Carbon Black App Control report.
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