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CrowdStrike Falcon

Overview

What is CrowdStrike Falcon?

CrowdStrike offers the Falcon Endpoint Protection suite, an antivirus and endpoint protection system emphasizing threat detection, machine learning malware detection, and signature free updating. Additionally the available Falcon Spotlight module delivers vulnerability assessment with no performance impact, no additional agents,…

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Popular Features

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  • Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) (66)
    9.4
    94%
  • Malware Detection (67)
    9.3
    93%
  • Infection Remediation (65)
    9.1
    91%
  • Centralized Management (67)
    8.5
    85%

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Pricing

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Falcon Pro

$6.99

Cloud
per endpoint/month (for 5-250 endpoints, billed annually)

Falcon Enterprise

$14.99

Cloud
per endpoint/month (minimum number of endpoints applies)

Falcon Premium

$17.99

Cloud
per endpoint/month (minimum number of endpoints applies)

Entry-level set up fee?

  • No setup fee
For the latest information on pricing, visithttps://www.crowdstrike.com/endpoint…

Offerings

  • Free Trial
  • Free/Freemium Version
  • Premium Consulting/Integration Services
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Features

Endpoint Security

Endpoint security software protects enterprise connected devices from malware and cyber attacks.

8.8
Avg 8.5
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Product Details

What is CrowdStrike Falcon?

CrowdStrike offers cloud-delivered endpoint protection. CrowdStrike aims to revolutionize endpoint protection by unifying next-generation antivirus (AV), endpoint detection and response (EDR), and a 24/7 managed hunting service — all delivered via a single lightweight agent.

The vendor states many of the world’s largest organizations use CrowdStrike, including three of the 10 largest global companies by revenue, five of the 10 largest financial institutions, three of the top 10 health care providers, and three of the top 10 energy companies.

CrowdStrike Falcon Features

Endpoint Security Features

  • Supported: Anti-Exploit Technology
  • Supported: Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR)
  • Supported: Centralized Management
  • Supported: Infection Remediation
  • Supported: Vulnerability Management
  • Supported: Malware Detection

CrowdStrike Falcon Video

CEO George Kurtz discusses challenges organizations face using legacy cybersecurity solutions & how easy, fast & effective the CrowdStrike Falcon platform is by comparison.

CrowdStrike Falcon Integrations

CrowdStrike Falcon Technical Details

Deployment TypesOn-premise, Software as a Service (SaaS), Cloud, or Web-Based
Operating SystemsWindows, Linux, Mac
Mobile ApplicationApple iOS, Android
Supported LanguagesEnglish, Japanese

Frequently Asked Questions

CrowdStrike offers the Falcon Endpoint Protection suite, an antivirus and endpoint protection system emphasizing threat detection, machine learning malware detection, and signature free updating. Additionally the available Falcon Spotlight module delivers vulnerability assessment with no performance impact, no additional agents, hardware, scheduled scans, firewall exceptions or admin credentials.

Reviewers rate Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) highest, with a score of 9.4.

The most common users of CrowdStrike Falcon are from Enterprises (1,001+ employees).
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Reviews and Ratings

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Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • CrowdStrike Falcon's next-gen endpoint protection consistently outperforms traditional solutions.
  • The cloud-native architecture ensures seamless scalability and real-time updates, eliminating the need for manual interventions.
  • CrowdStrike Falcon's threat intelligence and hunting capabilities are unparalleled.
  • The advanced features may pose a learning curve for users unfamiliar with modern cybersecurity tools.
  • A more transparent pricing model could assist in budget planning.
  • Expanding compatibility with a broader range of security solutions would be advantageous.
November 06, 2023

CrowdStrike Falcon Review

Score 8 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • Detects suspicious activity
  • Shows exact location and processes involved in suspicious activity
  • Isolate computers with suspicious activity
  • Setting up on MacOS was more complicated than expected (as kernel extensions were being phased out)
  • Remediation is not always as automated as some other systems (e.g. Malware Bytes)
Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • Endpoint Detection and Response
  • Great communication to the security operations teams for triaging a security event
  • Customizable policies which can be globally applied
  • Ease of integration with SIEM
  • Ability to query endpoint logs within the Falcon portal itself
  • Sandbox can get better in my opinion.
  • Detection of source of infection in case of lateral movements recommended
  • Browser based logs/ DNS queries for getting to the root of the issue
Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • MFA Everywhere to protect our systems from remote login connections.
  • Realtime endpoint protection that is updated regularly without intervention from our system administration team.
  • 24 x 7 x 365 monitoring of the system to provide protection at all times.
  • Walkthroughs of new features when added to the console.
  • Better instructions on how and where to add or change policies for various tools.
Score 10 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • Protection of end points.
  • Protection of user identities.
  • Providing quick response to any identified security issues.
  • CrowdStrike can be on the more expensive side of end point and identity management, but it's worth it.
Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
ResellerIncentivized
  • It helps us to stop security breaches as well as prevent all types of attacks (including malwares, ransomwares and many other such attacks)
  • It helps in Adversary Emulation Exercise
  • it helps in Red Team / Blue Team Exercise
  • should improve threat visibility
  • its overall TCO should be reduced
  • seamless integration with solutions like SIEM
Score 10 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • Staff did a great job pointing our IT workers to areas that needed remediation.
  • CrowdStrike Falcon Endpoint consistently blocks incursions from compromised websites and prevents PUPs from installing
  • Complete Staff is very attentive and makes whitelist changes quickly which allows our staff to be productive.
  • The Dashboard can become overwhelming at times, too much information to absorb
  • Computers that may have made it out into the field without the endpoint sensor are very difficult to find
  • As with all systems that rely on machine learning false positives occurr
Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • Runs on clients without causing application issues
  • matches files patterns/behaviors to look for unknown attacks
  • contains potentially infected hosts
  • The user interface is terrible
  • permit users to see licensed products in the console
  • less false positives. files such as Malwarebytes scanning modules should be known as safe
  • make it easier to create scanning exclusions that actually work
Score 10 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • Efficiently picking up and preventing malware threats on endpoints
  • Prompt notification capabilities on any issues
  • Ability to "set and forget" with minimal maintenance required
  • Falcon Spotlight integrations with automatic patching solution would be a good feature
  • LogScale with SIEM functionalities would be an added feature
  • Simplified one dashboard with all high-level information
Score 8 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • Remote session
  • Remediation killing quarantining the process/files
  • Graphical process tree
  • Splunk backend searches with all details
  • Various dashboards
  • Suppression to weed out false positives
  • Can have some AI incorporated
  • Support can be introduced
  • Searching the related events require splunk knowledge which can be a show stopper
Score 8 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • The Log analysis is very detailed and easy to use.
  • Prevent and block all type of malwares.
  • Great threat intelligence which is very up-to-date with the recent cyber attacks
  • very user friendly in access and management
  • Automated feature of detecting, taking action and closing incidents using fusion workflow.
  • The False positive alerts can be minimized
  • The UI can be made better and easy to access.
  • Customer support can be made better
Score 10 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • Updates are seamless and rarely fail compared to past products
  • The tool leverages the largest Cybersecurity threat database in the world
  • The response to a potential threat or inquiry by the managed services team is lightning fast
  • Extremely thorough responses from the managed services team on potential threats
  • Onboarding quick and painless
  • Sometimes updates to sensor versions fail, which requires manual intervention by internal staff members
  • The variety of different administrative privilege levels is vast and sometimes confusing
  • Proactive notifications confirming the health of the environment would be great instead of just reporting on potential issues
April 06, 2023

EDR as it should be

Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
Incentivized
  • We have very few false positives
  • We are alerted with a script runs, such as a powershell commands
  • It blocks rogue software from running
  • it looks for patterns such as items that spread
  • More customizable dashboards for each admin user
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