Best Practice Report

Improve Your Threat Protection Efficacy Using Built-In OS Security

Replace Your Commoditized Endpoint Security Tools With Native OS Capabilities

December 2nd, 2020
With contributors:
Merritt Maxim , Benjamin Corey , Alexis Bouffard , Peggy Dostie

Summary

Commoditized native threat prevention capabilities such as antimalware, anti-exploitation, data security, and application control technologies developed by Apple, Google, and Microsoft can often replace best-of-breed third-party solutions on the market. Identify and replace redundant paid endpoint security tools with built-in OS security capabilities wherever you can to reduce agent fatigue and operational friction. This also improves your organization’s endpoint threat prevention competence. Look to your security vendors to assist with managing native security capabilities and integrating directly with them.

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