Microsoft Windows Defender Competitors and Alternatives

Read reviews of Microsoft Windows Defender competitors and alternatives
Reseller
Manager ICT Solution at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Aug 13 2018

What is most valuable?

* The main thing for us is that we get our reporting. * Deployment and centralized management are essential for us because of the number of loads that we have along with the number of geographic locations where we are based. * If any policy... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It has improved our performance and deployment.

What needs improvement?

* I would like to see machine learning and AI as added features. * It would be nice if they had a separate email security solution (instead of only their cloud edition), similar to what Forcepoint and Trend Micro have. * I would rate their... more»
Real User
Analista de Suporte - Consultor de TI at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Oct 29 2017

What is most valuable?

The most valuables features are that it is a lightweight antivirus with a lightweight heuristic scan, web filter, bi-directional firewall, and device restriction that works well.

How has it helped my organization?

As ESET is a lightweight antivirus and gives us the most useful features that we need on an endpoint, we are comfortable after installing it. You don't need to worry about the machine becoming slow after installing it, and there are other... more»

What needs improvement?

The heuristic of ESET is not so effective in standard mode. We have to implement some policies on it to have good protection against malware like Zero-Day and ransomware. I think that such policies should be implemented by default on the... more»
User
‎Technology Leader with 1-10 employees
Mar 25 2018

What do you think of Symantec Endpoint Protection?

Primary Use Case Helps to protect our organization from known attacks.  Blocks malicious files, which are not generally repelled well. • Room for Improvement Administration Orchestration for broken clients fixes Healing of agents • Use of Solution More than five years.

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