Awards and Reviews

Awards

McAfee products and solutions, partner program, and executive team are regularly recognized with awards from leading security industry groups and major media outlets. Read about our latest accolades.

2014 SC Magazine Awards: Finalist for Best Advanced Persistent Threat Protection
2014 SC Magazine Awards: Finalist for Best Advanced Persistent Threat Protection

McAfee Advanced Threat Defense fulfills the three key requirements needed to solve today’s advanced malware problem — find, freeze, and fix. The industry has taken note, and named McAfee a SC Magazine Awards Finalist for Best Advanced Persistent Threat Protection.

2014 SC Magazine Awards: Finalist for Best Advanced Persistent Threat Protection
McAfee Total Protection for Compliance: Five-Star Rating

McAfee Total Protection for Compliance earned a five-star rating in SC Magazine's risk management group test.

McAfee Enterprise Security Manager: Five-Star and Best Buy  Rating
McAfee Enterprise Security Manager: Five-Star and Best Buy Rating

McAfee received the highest honors in SC Magazine’s SIEM group test.

2013 SC Magazine Awards: Best Database Security  Solutio
2013 SC Magazine Awards: Best Database Security Solution 

For the second year in a row, McAfee database security solutions were selected as a Gold winner.

McAfee LiveSafe Wins PCMag’s Editors’ Choice

PCMag editors praised the McAfee LiveSafe service for its comprehensive protection capabilities, single web-based console, and the value, giving LiveSafe a 4.5 out of 5 rating.

2013 Cyber Security School Challenge Award
McAfee Online Safety for Kids Program Recognized as 2013 Cyber Security School Challenge Award Recipient

The Cyber Security School Challenge is a collaborative outreach program founded by the Executive Women's Forum and in partnership with Carnegie Mellon University, (ISC)2 and the National Cyber Security Alliance to help educate youth on the topics of online security, privacy and safety. The annual award honors corporate teams and individuals for teaching Internet safety to children. The McAfee Online Safety for Kids program has been recognized for having taught more than 35,000 school-aged children through the duration of the 2013 challenge.

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CRN Ranks McAfee in Their 2013 Top 25 Best Companies to Partner With

Ranked by IT solution providers (SPs), CRN Research ranks the Top 25 must-have technology suppliers from a list of nearly 230 companies in 12 product categories that SPs need to consider when formalizing their partnerships today and for the future. One thousand unique SPs of all types and sizes were surveyed.

SC Magazine Best Buy
McAfee Email Protection Gets 5-stars and SC Best Buy Recognition, 2013

For the second year in a row, McAfee Email Protection earned SC Magazine’s Five-Star Award and Best Buy Rating. “Strengths: Easy to configure and manage, and loaded with predefined templates for security and compliance. Weaknesses: None that we found.”

2013 Computerworld Honors Laureate
McAfee Online Safety for Kids Program Recognized as a 2013 Computerworld Honors Laureate

McAfee Cares - Online Safety for Kids is a school initiative that employs volunteers to help train school-age children and parents on ways to stay safe and secure, as well as maintain good ethics in their online behavior. The annual award program honors visionary applications of information technology promoting positive social, economic, and educational change.

SC Magazine Innovator
McAfee and McAfee Email Protection Named as Industry Innovator by SC Magazine, 2012

This review highlights the comprehensive inbound and outbound security against all email-borne threats and data loss available in McAfee Email Protection, as well as McAfee’s innovative approach to solving information assurance challenges.

 

 

Reviews

Read what leading industry analysts are saying about McAfee products and solutions.

Gartner
Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms

McAfee is the Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms. This review highlights several McAfee endpoint security products, including McAfee Complete Endpoint Protection — Endpoint, McAfee Application Control, and McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator.

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McAfee Positioned in the Leaders Quadrant for Intrusion Prevention Systems in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant 

For the seventh consecutive time, McAfee was named a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Intrusion Prevention Systems.

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McAfee Positioned in the Leaders Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant 

Leading analyst firm Gartner has placed McAfee as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways. The report examined multiple companies that provide protection from malware and email spam, which remains a cybersecurity threat.

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McAfee Positioned in the Leaders Quadrant for Secure Web Gateways in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant 

McAfee earned a top ranking in the Gartner Magic Quadrant report for Secure Web Gateway technologies, which offer the advanced security and malware protection crucial for organizations.

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McAfee Positioned in the Leaders Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant 

The McAfee security information and event management (SIEM) solution was ranked as a leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant report. The report states that leading vendors have positive customer feedback for SIEM solutions, a strong vision for anticipated needs, and offer technology that effectively meets the needs of the customer.

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McAfee is a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways

Leading analyst firm Gartner has named McAfee a leader in its Magic Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways.

McAfee Mobile Security Receives Highest Rank on Android Mobile Security Lab Report by AV-Test 

Independent testing lab AV-Test placed McAfee Mobile Security first of 26 security companies in a review of mobile protection. McAfee earned a perfect score — 13 out of 13 — across the four categories tested.

AV-TEST: Proactive Rootkit Protection Comparison Test 

McAfee Deep Defender detected and successfully blocked all 48 rootkits in the test.

AV-TEST: McAfee Web Gateway Security Appliance Test

McAfee Web Gateway detected 99.8% of malware samples in this evaluation by AV-TEST.

AV-TEST: McAfee IPS Appliance Test 

McAfee commissioned AV-TEST to run an independent test of McAfee IPS. Our solution detected 99.88% of all threats transferred over the network.

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Magic Quadrant for Content-Aware Data Loss Prevention

For four consecutive years, Gartner positioned McAfee as a Leader for content-aware data loss prevention. Integration with McAfee Enterprise Security Manager provides real-time analytics from McAfee product sources, including global threat landscape input to the DLP solution for added contextual insight at the decision point.

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Magic Quadrant for Mobile Data Protection

For the sixth consecutive year, Gartner positioned McAfee in the Leaders quadrant. McAfee Endpoint Encryption is the major component of this Magic Quadrant, and the report cites McAfee’s ability to execute and completeness of vision.

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MarketScope for Vulnerability Assessment 

Gartner gives McAfee Vulnerability Manager a strong positive rating, citing the product’s management features and integration with other McAfee technologies.

Gartner
Magic Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways 

For the eighth consecutive year, Gartner positioned McAfee in the Leaders quadrant for email security. The report cites McAfee’s Global Threat Intelligence, native DLP capabilities, wide range of encryption methods, and SaaS offering.