How Does Endpoint Protection Work?
Endpoint security constantly monitors and protects entry points on your network. Effective endpoint protection platforms (EPP) examine files as they come through entry points. With an EPP in place, you and your business have a defense mechanism ready to go at any possible entry to your network.
What is an Endpoint?
The most common types of endpoints are ones you may interact with daily.
- Smart watches
- Smart phones
- Point-of-sale devices
- Cloud-based servers and apps (PaaS)
- In-car smart systems
- IoT (internet-of-things) devices such as smart home security and internet-connected appliances