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Pros
"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.""The solution can scale.""Great monitoring feature.""Overall the solution is very good. It offers great protection and gives us a good overview of what is on the network.""There's a good dashboard you can drill down into. It helps you easily locate intrusions and the source of attacks.""The initial setup is straightforward."

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"The IPS signatures and the IPS database that are given are much better than what is commonly available.""It integrates easily.""The technical support on offer is very good."

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Cons
"The pricing could be improved.""The management console needs to be less complex and easier to navigate.""The management component could be simplified.""The solution could improve some aspects of detection.""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.""Some of the documentation is not as straightforward as it could be."

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"We need more integration. It would be good if Azure IPS and TippingPoint IPS and other products from Trend Micro like their DBI and IWSVA could talk between each other.""The solution is pretty expensive.""It integrates well but it takes time."

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Questions from the Community
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The pricing of the solution is okay. Licensing is paid on a yearly basis.
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The system isn't fool-proof. Sometimes, based on the network or other reasons, McAfee cannot detect the actual attack. This rarely happens. It's only been the case maybe one or two times. The solution… more »
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It's an expensive product. The price could be reduced. Customers need to pay for a license along with the appliance. Licensing is on a yearly basis.
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It integrates well but it takes time. The integration process should be faster.
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Also Known As
McAfee NSP, IntruShield Network Intrusion Prevention System, IntruShield Network IPS
TippingPoint Digital Vaccine, TippingPoint DV, Trend Micro Digital Vaccine, Trend Micro DV, Trend Micro TippingPoint NGIPS
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Overview

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.

Keep ahead of the latest threats and protect your critical data with ongoing threat prevention and analysis.

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Sample Customers
Desjardins Group, HollyFrontier, Nubia, Agbar, WNS Global Services, INAIL, Universidad de Las Américas Puebla (UDLAP), Cook County, China Pacific Insurance, Bank Central Asia, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, City of Chicago, Macquarie Telecom, Sutherland Global Services, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, United Automotive Electronic Systems
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Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company27%
Comms Service Provider23%
Government8%
Manufacturing Company8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider27%
Computer Software Company26%
Financial Services Firm7%
Government7%
Company Size
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Small Business20%
Midsize Enterprise50%
Large Enterprise30%
REVIEWERS
Small Business64%
Midsize Enterprise18%
Large Enterprise18%
Find out what your peers are saying about McAfee Network Security Platform vs. Trend Micro TippingPoint Threat Protection System and other solutions. Updated: January 2022.
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McAfee Network Security Platform is ranked 8th in Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software (IDPS) with 6 reviews while Trend Micro TippingPoint Threat Protection System is ranked 13th in Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software (IDPS) with 3 reviews. McAfee Network Security Platform is rated 8.6, while Trend Micro TippingPoint Threat Protection System is rated 8.0. 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 Trend Micro TippingPoint Threat Protection System writes "IPS signatures and the IPS database are much better than what is commonly available". McAfee Network Security Platform is most compared with Cisco NGIPS, Palo Alto Networks Threat Prevention, Fortinet FortiGate IPS, Darktrace and Check Point IPS, whereas Trend Micro TippingPoint Threat Protection System is most compared with Check Point IPS, Cisco NGIPS, Fortinet FortiGate IPS, Trend Micro Deep Discovery and Palo Alto Networks Threat Prevention. See our McAfee Network Security Platform vs. Trend Micro TippingPoint Threat Protection System report.

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