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  • "It's a user-base subscription."
  • "From the pricing point of view, like any other product in the market, there is scope for negotiation."
  • "Defender is a little bit more expensive as compared to others. We are in the manufacturing environment. So, we don't have a high budget for all of our endpoint devices. Its cost is a major concern for us."
  • "For licensing, it's usually a yearly package for customers who are subscribed to Office 365, but they can also pay on a monthly basis."
  • "Microsoft Defender for Office 365 is an add-on to the Office license. Many customers are purchasing this solution."
  • "Microsoft Defender for Office 365 comes with Microsoft Windows. It is free with the operating system."
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    Top Answer:The most valuable feature of Microsoft Defender for Office 365 is the ease of use.
    Top Answer:Microsoft Defender for Office 365 comes with Microsoft Windows. It is free with the operating system.
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    Top Answer:Customers do have to pay in order to receive a license. It's a yearly license.
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    MS Defender for Office 365
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    Overview

    Microsoft Defender for Office 365 protects all of Office 365 against advanced threats like business email compromise and credential phishing, and automatically investigates and remediates attacks. With Defender for O365 you get Integrated threat protection for all of Office 365 that gives you:

    - Native protection for Office 365 with built-in protection that simplifies administration, lowers total cost of ownership, and boosts productivity.

    - Unparalleled scale and effectiveness with powerful automated workflows to improve SecOps efficiency.

    - A complete solution for collaboration that protects you from attacks across the kill chain.

    To learn more about our solution, ask questions, and share feedback, join our Microsoft Security, Compliance and Identity Community.

    SonicWall Capture, a cloud based service available with SonicWall firewalls, revolutionizes advanced threat detection and sandboxing with a multi-engine approach to stopping unknown and zero-day attacks at the gateway, and with automated remediation. Customers benefit from high security effectiveness, fast response times and reduced total cost of ownership.

    Symantec Advanced Threat Protection is a single unified solution that uncovers, prioritizes, and remediates advanced attacks. The product fuses intelligence from endpoint, network, and email control points, as well as Symantec’s massive global sensor network, to stop threats that evade individual security products. It leverages your existing Symantec Endpoint Protection and Symantec Email Security.cloud investments, so it does not require the deployment of any new agents. You can deploy a new installation of Symantec Advanced Threat Protection and start to discover suspicious activity in under an hour. Using the proven technology in Symantec Insight reputation based detection, Symantec SONAR behavioral analysis with the new Symantec Cynic sandbox and file analysis platform, Symantec Advanced Threat Protection provides better detection and prioritization than other vendors, allowing security analysts to “zero in” on just those specific security events of importance.

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    Microsoft Defender for Office 365 is trusted by companies such as Ithaca College.
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    Top Industries
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    Manufacturing Company29%
    Performing Arts14%
    Logistics Company14%
    Financial Services Firm14%
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    Computer Software Company23%
    Comms Service Provider19%
    Government7%
    Financial Services Firm5%
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    Computer Software Company29%
    Comms Service Provider14%
    Manufacturing Company8%
    Government6%
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    Comms Service Provider18%
    Computer Software Company18%
    Insurance Company18%
    Non Tech Company9%
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    Computer Software Company21%
    Comms Service Provider21%
    Financial Services Firm7%
    Government6%
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    Small Business31%
    Midsize Enterprise23%
    Large Enterprise46%
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    Small Business26%
    Midsize Enterprise19%
    Large Enterprise55%
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    Small Business71%
    Midsize Enterprise29%
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    Small Business41%
    Midsize Enterprise15%
    Large Enterprise44%
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    Small Business32%
    Midsize Enterprise11%
    Large Enterprise58%
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    Small Business25%
    Midsize Enterprise19%
    Large Enterprise56%
    Buyer's Guide
    Advanced Threat Protection (ATP)
    July 2022
    Find out what your peers are saying about Palo Alto Networks, Morphisec, Microsoft and others in Advanced Threat Protection (ATP). Updated: July 2022.
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    SonicWall Capture Advanced Threat Protection is ranked 17th in Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) while Symantec Advanced Threat Protection is ranked 13th in Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) with 3 reviews. SonicWall Capture Advanced Threat Protection is rated 0.0, while Symantec Advanced Threat Protection is rated 7.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Symantec Advanced Threat Protection writes "Good incident management and great integrations but needs to improve its on-premises appliances". SonicWall Capture Advanced Threat Protection is most compared with Palo Alto Networks WildFire, Fortinet FortiSandbox, FireEye Network Security, RSA NetWitness Logs and Packets (RSA SIEM) and Proofpoint Email Protection, whereas Symantec Advanced Threat Protection is most compared with FireEye Network Security, Palo Alto Networks WildFire, Check Point SandBlast Network, Arbor DDoS and RiskIQ Illuminate.

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