Compare McAfee Complete Data Protection vs. Microsoft BitLocker

McAfee Complete Data Protection is ranked 3rd in Endpoint Encryption with 1 review while Microsoft BitLocker is ranked 1st in Endpoint Encryption with 4 reviews. McAfee Complete Data Protection is rated 9.0, while Microsoft BitLocker is rated 7.6. The top reviewer of McAfee Complete Data Protection writes "Allows me to define rules that protect the database beyond the built-in rules". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft BitLocker writes "Provides disk protection while configuration is transparent to user, although implementation is complex". McAfee Complete Data Protection is most compared with Microsoft BitLocker, Cisco AMP for Endpoints and Symantec Endpoint Encryption, whereas Microsoft BitLocker is most compared with Symantec Endpoint Encryption, McAfee Complete Data Protection and Sophos SafeGuard.
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In addition, it is easy to use, and you can define rules that protect the database beyond the built-in rules of the product. I found another purpose for the product besides the basic things that it does, protecting the database: privileged use, weak authentication, SQL injection and and database platform vulnerability.

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The product is stable.It is easy to implement and has AD integration.Integration with System Center Configuration Manager (C: and D: logical drives are encrypted before installing Windows via SCCM).

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A better GUI platform would make it easier to present information to management; I would not need to fix the data before I present it.

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The encryption takes a long time to complete, and our system runs very slowly while it is encrypting.More customization options would have been nice, such as password selection, actions when the screen is locked, etc.The implementation of BitLocker is not simple. There are many prerequisites and hours of study and testing.

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It is a totally free solution.BitLocker is already in Windows 10 and its price has already been "paid".

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Overview

Sensitive data is constantly at risk of loss, theft, and exposure. Many times, the data simply walks right out the front door on a laptop or USB device. Companies that suffer such a data loss risk serious consequences, including regulatory penalties, public disclosure, brand damage, customer distrust, and financial losses. According to a Ponemon Institute report, 7% of all corporate laptops will be lost or stolen sometime during their useful life. The rapid proliferation of mobile devices with large storage capacities and often internet access is opening up even more channels for data loss or theft, so protecting sensitive, proprietary, and personally identifiable information must be a top priority. McAfee Complete Data Protection Suites address all of these concerns and many more.

BitLocker is Microsoft's full disk encryption solution, which protects all of your data from theft, hacking or loss. BitLocker does this by encrypting the entire drive that hosts your Windows operating system and all your data.

BitLocker is available for all devices, including portable storage devices (such as external hard drives and USB flash drives). These portable devices are supported by a feature called BitLocker To Go, which is included in Windows 7 and 8, and in Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2012. In Windows XP, encrypted devices can be read, but not written to, using the BitLocker To Go Reader program.

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Xcel EnergyACV, Proaxis Therapy, Choice Hotels International, adnymics GmbH, Intermedia, NMBS/SNCB
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