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Group Policy Edition

Deploy Defendpoint into your existing Microsoft enterprise technology, with minimal new hardware requirements. Align with your existing enterprise change control processes for endpoint configuration and deliver policy based on Active Directory groups and organizational units with extensive auditing and reporting on endpoint activities.

Technical benefits of Defendpoint Group Policy Edition

Defendpoint Group Policy Edition provides cost-effective, scalable management of Defendpoint built on existing Windows Server infrastructure.

  • Leverage existing infrastructure

    Integrating with your established Microsoft Active Directory reduces infrastructure investments while the single, lightweight Avecto agent makes for a more stable endpoint and reduced support costs.

  • Manage security needs in one location

    With Defendpoint managed using Microsoft Group Policy, the Group Policy editor serves as the central hub – for managing Microsoft Windows configuration and Avecto’s Defendpoint policy. Microsoft’s Active Directory provides flexible, reliable delivery to ensure Defendpoint policies reach their targets.

  • Work more efficiently

    Integration from the Defendpoint policy editor to Enterprise Reporting makes policy adjustments fast and error free. After deploying in days using Avecto’s Quickstart policy, fine tune with adjustments guided by Enterprise Reporting Discovery Dashboards that bring attention to the most important items.

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.

Learn more about meeting compliance

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.