Cyber security is a lot more complicated than it used to be. First, we all needed to get more robust programs to manage our defenses. Second, every small to midsized business needs to be current with cyber protections against an ever-changing landscape of cyber threats. So we decided to try the “big gun,” McAfee’s MVision EPO. After three months of testing it, here’s what we found.

The console is nice for a good overview of the overall security and any events that might have occurred. It’s a decent interface overall. But a few issues have come up that need to be addressed:

Based on our findings and final report, I’m not sure that McAfee’s MVision EPO is the best protection at the




  • Nice main console with a good overview


  • Many false detections
  • System slowdowns
  • No healing after an event