"The initial setup is straightforward."
"Great monitoring feature."
"The solution can scale."
"It has a lot of functions, such as firewall. We are administrators, and we create some rules to protect our network. We also monitor the traffic in and out and have disk encryption on-premises. When we detect malware, we scan for the virus on the PC. We can then delete or block the malware."
"There's a good dashboard you can drill down into. It helps you easily locate intrusions and the source of attacks."
"Overall the solution is very good. It offers great protection and gives us a good overview of what is on the network."
"The solution appears to be stable, although we haven't used it heavily."
"This is a good security product."
"The product is at the forefront of auto-remediation networking. It's great."
"We would like to have a simpler version. Some settings and functions on the McAfee console are complex and complicated. I want the management console to be simpler."
"The management component could be simplified."
"The pricing could be improved."
"The solution could improve some aspects of detection."
"The management console needs to be less complex and easier to navigate."
"Some of the documentation is not as straightforward as it could be."
"Currently, a lot of network operations need improvement. We still need people to handle incidents. Our vision is to leverage status and convert it directly from the network devices. It would be ideal if we could take action using APIs and API code and remove manual processes."
"I'm not aware of any lacking features."
"The price of Splunk UBA is too high."
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McAfee Network Security Platform is a uniquely intelligent security solution that discovers and blocks sophisticated threats in the network. Using advanced detection and emulation techniques, it moves beyond mere pattern matching to defend against stealthy attacks with a high degree of accuracy. This next-generation hardware platform scales to speeds of more than 40 Gbps with a single device to meet the needs of demanding networks. Our Unified Defense Architecture approach to security management streamlines security operations by combining real-time McAfee Global Threat Intelligence feeds with rich contextual data about users, devices, and applications for fast, accurate response to network-borne attacks.
McAfee Network Security Platform is ranked 10th in Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software (IDPS) with 6 reviews while Splunk User Behavior Analytics is ranked 11th in Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software (IDPS) with 3 reviews. McAfee Network Security Platform is rated 8.6, while Splunk User Behavior Analytics is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of McAfee Network Security Platform writes "Effective, with an easy setup and a good dashboard". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Splunk User Behavior Analytics writes "Stable, with good automation capabilities, however, we want to be able to automate even more". McAfee Network Security Platform is most compared with Trend Micro TippingPoint Threat Protection System, Cisco NGIPS, Check Point IPS, Fortinet FortiGate IPS and Darktrace, whereas Splunk User Behavior Analytics is most compared with Darktrace, Cisco Stealthwatch, Elastic Enterprise Search, Microsoft Defender for Identity and Exabeam Fusion SIEM. See our McAfee Network Security Platform vs. Splunk User Behavior Analytics report.
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