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    Top Answer:The best feature is that Zscaler allows for a separation between cloud applications and URL filtering. For example, under the cloud application segment, I can bypass Microsoft Office 365 without the… more »
    Top Answer:There are multiple licenses, but I don't deal with pricing, so I'm not aware of the specifics. There are licenses for custom URL categories and licenses based on the number of users, just like the… more »
    Top Answer:We recently had a significant issue with Zscaler. I think they have too many customers and some of their connection edge nodes went down because there were too many requests. I think they aren't… more »
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    Also Known As
    McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention for Server, McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention for Desktop
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    Overview

    Get the Broadest IPS Coverage
    Identify and block known attacks. A stateful firewall applies policies, bars unsolicited inbound traffic, and controls outbound traffic.

    Create Custom, Location-based Policies
    Apply different levels of security using rules based on the endpoint’s connection—on the corporate network, over VPN, or from a public network—with connection-aware protection.

    Save Time and Cut Costs
    Protect and manage all desktops across your enterprise with McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator, the scalable, centralized platform for easy deployment, management, reporting, and auditing.

    Zscaler Cloud IPS enables you to have all threat and alert data in one place. Full user, file and app context is available. Streaming to a SIEM allows further integration into the SOC ecosystem.

    The Zscaler Threat Library allows administrators and SOC personnel to drill down on IPS alerts to perform in-depth analysis of threat data within their installation. Search by vulnerability, category or keyword

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    Zenith Live, Azure, Carlsberg Group
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    Computer Software Company25%
    Comms Service Provider18%
    Financial Services Firm12%
    Manufacturing Company7%
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    Small Business21%
    Midsize Enterprise8%
    Large Enterprise72%
    Buyer's Guide
    Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software (IDPS)
    July 2022
    Find out what your peers are saying about Darktrace, GFI, Check Point and others in Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software (IDPS). Updated: July 2022.
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    McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention is ranked 40th in Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software (IDPS) while Zscaler Cloud IPS is ranked 18th in Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software (IDPS) with 3 reviews. McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention is rated 0.0, while Zscaler Cloud IPS is rated 8.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Zscaler Cloud IPS writes "It allows for a separation between cloud applications and URL filtering". McAfee Host Intrusion Prevention is most compared with , whereas Zscaler Cloud IPS is most compared with Darktrace, Palo Alto Networks URL Filtering with PAN-DB, Cisco Sourcefire SNORT, Trend Micro TippingPoint Threat Protection System and ExtraHop Reveal(X) Cloud.

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