Symantec Endpoint Protection, developed by Symantec Corporation, is an antivirus and firewall product aimed at centrally managed corporate environments - security for servers and workstations. It incorporates rules-based firewall, as well as an anti-malware technique that Symantec calls "generic exploit blocking".

Generic exploit blocking is a technique that attempts to proactively block malware from exploiting unpatched vulnerabilities.

Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 is positioned as a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant and rated highest in its ability to execute. While, Symantec AntiVirus Corporate Edition was the previous offering from Symantec in this market.

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