Advanced Endpoint Protection (AEP)
Security Value Map™

In NSS Labs’ 2019 Advanced Endpoint Protection (AEP) Group Test, 19 comparable products were presented in the Security Value Map™ (SVM) out of 21 tested products from market-leading vendors. These products were examined for security effectiveness and total cost of ownership (TCO). Fourteen products achieved a Recommended rating.


The following products were evaluated during the 2019 AEP Group Test:

  • Bitdefender GravityZone Ultra v6.6.7.106

  • Carbon Black CB Defense v3.2.10105

  • Check Point Software Technologies Check Point SandBlast Agent Next Generation AV E80.82.1

  • Cisco Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) for Endpoints

  • Comodo Client Security

  • Cylance CylancePROTECT + CylanceOPTICS v2.0.1500

  • Endgame Endpoint Security 3.3

  • enSilo Endpoint Security Platform v3.0

  • ESET Endpoint Protection Standard v7.0.2073.1

  • F-Secure Computer Protection Premium v18.14

  • Fortinet Technologies FortiClient v6.0.3

  • G DATA Endpoint Protection v14.1.1.49 

  • Kaspersky Lab Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Business v11.0.1.90

  • Malwarebytes Endpoint Protection and Response

  • McAfee Endpoint Protection Essential for SMB v10.6.1.1068

  • Palo Alto Networks Traps 5.0.4

  • Panda Security Panda Adaptive Defense 360 v3.40.00

  • SentinelOne EPP

  • Sophos Intercept X Advanced 2.0.10

  • Symantec Endpoint Protection and Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) v14.2.1023.0100

    Trend Micro Smart Protection for Endpoints v12.0.5024