FireEye Reviews

3.5 out of 5 stars
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Consultant
Master Consultant (Network Security) at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Aug 31 2016

What is most valuable?

FireEye's virtual execution engine is designed to catch 0-day or targeted malware files.

How has it helped my organization?

I work for a managed services provider, so we don't deploy the product internally but deploy it in customers’ environments. For our customers, it added a layer of inspection that might be missed by traditional IPS or antivirus products, and... more»

What needs improvement?

FireEye’s main feature is its sandboxing or threat emulation capabilities to detect malware with extra add-ons such as signature-based IPS or endpoint protection, but these features are lacking compared to most IPS or endpoint vendors.... more»
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Reseller
Senior Network Security Engineer at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Jan 22 2018

What is most valuable?

Simplified Alert Dashboard is straightforward to navigate.

What needs improvement?

1. Granular reporting Need more attributes for each alert; e.g. protocol, time, type of attack, etc. These attributes could be used for report generation or to aid as search criteria. 2. Rule base Create an option to create/add/edit rules in the existing policy. Most importantly, create room to add exceptions to false positive alerts. 3. Use one appliance for... more»
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Consultant
Security Consultant at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Jan 16 2018

What is most valuable?

The MVX Engine seems to be very capable against threats and the way it handles APTs is impressive. It has helped FireEye be the first ones to announce zero-days on many occasions.

How has it helped my organization?

Improved our systems and our customers' by providing better malware protection, defense against zero-day threats, and improved network security.

What needs improvement?

Management of the appliance could be greatly improved. They should take a leaf out of the book of Symantec's (Formerly Blue Coat) MAA appliances. The management is super-easy, most features are available through the GUI, and the administrator... more»

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FireEye protects your most valuable assets from those who have them in their sights. Our combination of technology, intelligence, and expertise — reinforced with the most aggressive incident response team — helps eliminate the impact of security breaches. With FireEye, you’ll detect attacks as they happen, understand the risk these attacks pose, and have the resources to quickly resolve security incidents.

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