What is
Symantec Endpoint Security

Symantec Endpoint Security
is the fully cloud-managed version of the on-premises
Symantec Endpoint Protection
, which delivers multilayer protection to stop threats regardless of how they attack your endpoints.
You manage
Symantec Endpoint Security
through the
Symantec Integrated Cyber Defense Manager
(ICDm), a unified cloud console that provides threat visibility across your endpoints and leverages multiple technologies to manage the security posture of your organization.
Symantec Endpoint Security
provides security on Windows, Mac, Linux, and mobile devices across the following attack phases—pre-attack, attack, breach, and post attack using the following features.
Protections for all phases of the attack lifecycle based on the subscription
Symantec Endpoint Protection
(on-premises only)
Symantec Endpoint Security
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Fully managed cloud (Symantec Endpoint Security)
On-premises management (
Symantec Endpoint Protection
Hybrid (simultaneously cloud and on-premises)
Agent operating systems
Workstation (Windows/Mac)
Mobile (iOS/Android)
Server (Windows/Linux)
Pre-Attack (Attack Prevention)
Malware Prevention
Exploit Prevention policy
Host Integrity*
Intensive Protection
PAC File Redirectionn (formerly known as Web traffic redirection)
Tunnnel redirection (formerly known as Full traffic redirection)
Secure Connection (WiFi reputation)**
Breach Assessment (Active Directory )
Application Isolation and Application Control*
Adaptive Protection*
Device Control
Breach Prevention
Intrusion Prevention
Active Directory Security (TDAD)*+
Auto-managed policies
Post Breach (Response and Remediation)*+
Targeted Attack Analytics
Behavioral Forensics
Threat Hunting & Rapid Response
Threat Hunter
Add-ons require additional licensing.
* Supported on Windows workstations only
**Supported on Windows 10, Windows 10 in S Mode, iOS and Android devices only
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+On-premises management only. Requires an installation of
Symantec Endpoint Protection
version 14.1 and later. On-premises deployment and management does not include iOS, Android, or Windows 10 S Mode.
Some features can be individually installed as separate on-premises products, such as Endpoint Defense Response (EDR) and Symantec Endpoint Threat Defense for Active Directory. The on-premises versions are not included in the
Symantec Endpoint Security
subscriptions. See: