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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»
Consultant
Principal Consultant - Security at Insentra
Mar 14 2018

What is most valuable?

There are a number of features that all work synergistically to be able to provide the protection. Originally, anti-virus was based on definition. About 10 years ago, the bad guys figured out how to get past that. So what they've been doing for the past 10 years is adding in additional features to help mitigate any of these other attack vectors that the hackers... more»

What needs improvement?

They're just starting to get into this now, but I think they can do better - they're just starting out with I think is called the SEP Cloud Console. It has more limited functionality. It will be good once we can run SEP from the cloud. That would be good.
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Real User
CISO at a financial services firm with 201-500 employees
Sep 17 2017

What is most valuable?

NGAV and EDR features are outstanding.

How has it helped my organization?

We saw Lockey very early on and caught it via behavioral signatures on the traditional AV. We already had parts of the payload downloaded because the traditional AV behavioral signatures were not blocking everything. We had removed the... more»

What needs improvement?

The engineering team continues to add useful features, like the ability to search for files and hashes across the environment. At the moment, I am very happy with the product. Not a deal killer, but making the portal mobile friendly would be... more»

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