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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:The incident management on the solution is very good. You get a lot of detailed information about an incident. You also… more »
    Top Answer:The solution isn't the least expensive option. Other solutions do cost more, however.
    Top Answer:Symantec appliances need improvement. The whole appliance environment is a robust system and it needs a massive amount… more »
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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.

    STAXX gives you an easy way to access any STIX/TAXII feed. Simply:

    - Download the STAXX client

    - Enable out-of-the-box intel feeds, or configure your own

    - Set up a download schedule

    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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    Manufacturing Company25%
    Comms Service Provider25%
    Performing Arts13%
    Logistics Company13%
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    Computer Software Company21%
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    Government7%
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    Financial Services Firm18%
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    Computer Software Company20%
    Financial Services Firm7%
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    Midsize Enterprise29%
    Large Enterprise43%
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    Small Business32%
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    Small Business25%
    Midsize Enterprise18%
    Large Enterprise57%
    Buyer's Guide
    ATP (Advanced Threat Protection)
    August 2022
    Find out what your peers are saying about Palo Alto Networks, Morphisec, Microsoft and others in ATP (Advanced Threat Protection). Updated: August 2022.
    621,703 professionals have used our research since 2012.

    STAXX is ranked 21st in ATP (Advanced Threat Protection) while Symantec Advanced Threat Protection is ranked 14th in ATP (Advanced Threat Protection) with 2 reviews. STAXX 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 "Integrated with an email security platform, protects against new threats, but needs tighter support for new OSs and is limited in behavioral and algorithm-based detection capabilities". STAXX is most compared with Anomali Match, Palo Alto Networks WildFire and ThreatConnect Threat Intelligence Platform (TIP), whereas Symantec Advanced Threat Protection is most compared with Palo Alto Networks WildFire, FireEye Network Security, Check Point SandBlast Network, Arbor DDoS and Fortinet FortiSandbox.

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