"This is a basic solution; the policy screen is okay, and it's easy to configure."
"The visibility, reporting, and the ability to stop or prevent malicious or undesired applications from being installed are the most valuable features."
"All the functions within VMware Carbon Black App Control are valuable."
"The API integration is good."
"I would like to see better reporting and alerting features in the future."
"Its setup is very complex, and it requires guidance from the support team, but it is well worth the effort."
"Carbon Black does not use the database for identifying the file, the fields, or malware."
"The initial setup is somewhat complex."
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 3rd in Application Control with 1 review while VMware Carbon Black App Control is ranked 2nd in Application Control with 3 reviews. McAfee Application Control is rated 8.0, while VMware Carbon Black App Control is rated 10.0. 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 "Very stable, reasonable price, works well, and provides good visibility and reporting". McAfee Application Control is most compared with Ivanti Application Control, whereas VMware Carbon Black App Control is most compared with Zscaler CASB, Ivanti Application Control and ThreatLocker Elevation Control.
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