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for desktops and laptops

Defendpoint provides true least privilege management that secures desktop and laptops while enabling workers to work with minimal interruption. Eliminate the possibility of installation of malware and unauthorized apps, prevent attacks and gain visibility of user activity.

Technical benefits of Defendpoint for desktops and laptops

Defendpoint provides proactive prevention from cyberattacks for desktops and laptops

  • Secure: the first stop in a best-practice strategy

    Experts agree that removing local admin rights and whitelisting safe apps are an essential, foundational first step for effective endpoint security. With more than two dozen validation criteria, Defendpoint elevates applications securely and flexibly while offering the most comprehensive exception handling on the market.

  • Overnight setup: the best time-to-value on the market

    We’ve leveraged thousands of deployment scenarios to create out-of-the-box job roles that greatly reduces implementation from months to mere hours. No other product can offer this level of convenience, flexibility, and speed during deployment.

  • Frictionless: friendly to end users and IT staff alike

    Our best-in-class privilege management and application control is powerful and flexible enough for even the most demanding IT teams and developers to work as standard users. Users are both empowered to work without being slowed down and protected from today’s nastiest threats, all while exponentially reducing helpdesk calls.

  • Scalable: seamlessly grows as business grows

    Despite offering unmatched capabilities, Defendpoint starts simple and stays simple. Policy rules are flexible enough to meet the most complex business and security requirements while remaining easy to understand how they will affect outcomes for any user in any role.

  • Flexible: Works for both Windows and Mac operating systems

    Many business environments operate with endpoints running either Windows, Mac or both Windows or Mac operating systems. Defendpoint works seamlessly on desktops and laptops running either operating system and allows for easy policy management and reporting on both.

  • Compliance: least-privilege is required for many mandates

    Implementation of a least privilege environment with desktops and laptops is essential to address the constantly moving target of compliance. Eliminating admin rights reduces risk and simplifies your approach to compliance.

Why Defendpoint?

Defendpoint protects against the biggest area of attack, protecting corporate IP by removing local admin rights and the most dangerous sysadmin privileges. We advocate the removal of admin rights from all users, before layering on your PASM vaulting technology.

Compliance mandates aren’t always easy to meet. We’ll help you get on track.

Defendpoint meets least privilege and identity access management guidelines by removing user / admin privileges and whitelisting trusted applications across all endpoints - even in the data center - while trend reporting and analysis demonstrates compliance with GDPR, SOX, PCI, DSS, NIST, HIPPA and many more.

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Don't leave cyber security to chance

Deter insider attacks by giving access to only to the applications, tasks, and scripts users need. And prevent external attacks that rely on trusted applications and elevated privileges to execute malware and move laterally across your network.

Free your users from security barricades

The turn-key Quick Start policy makes automated privilege access achievable overnight. Users operate from the safety of standard user accounts while enjoying the flexibility of admin accounts - all without IT frustration. The single lightweight agent makes deployment and maintenance simple.

Ready to learn more?

Eliminating privileges is one of the most essential risk mitigation strategies for any organization. Learn what makes Avecto a leader Privileged Elevation and Delegation Management and how Defendpoint helps organizations achieve secure and compliant endpoints.