Protect endpoints from malware, exploits and ransomware


Endpoints secured, everywhere

Traps™ advanced endpoint protection stops threats on the endpoint and coordinates enforcement with cloud and network security to prevent successful cyberattacks.



Newly released NSS Labs report recommends Traps

In the new 2018 Advanced Endpoint Protection Test Report from NSS Labs, Traps received a Recommended rating – the highest rating NSS Labs offers. NSS Labs tested a variety of advanced endpoint protection products against a variety of malware, exploits, blended threats and evasions. Traps blocked 100% of evasions and exploits with zero false positives. These results – and the recommendation – validate the power of Traps and its prevention-first approach. Watch this short video to learn more.

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Stop endpoint attacks before they get started

An attacker must complete a sequence of events to steal information or run ransomware. And nearly every attack relies on compromising an endpoint. Traps disrupts an attack before it can infect an endpoint. By combining multiple methods of prevention, Traps stands apart in its ability to protect endpoints. It blocks security breaches and successful ransomware attacks that leverage malware and exploits, known or unknown, before they can compromise endpoints.



Comprehensive endpoint security

Unique in the breadth and depth of its endpoint protections, Traps:

  • Stops malware, exploits and ransomware before they can compromise endpoints.
  • Provides protection while endpoints are online and offline, on network and off.
  • Coordinates enforcement with network and cloud security to prevent successful attacks.
  • Detects threats and automates containment to minimize impact.
  • Includes WildFire® cloud-based threat analysis service with your Traps subscription.
  • Integrates with the Palo Alto Networks® Security Operating Platform.

Automatically Convert Threat Intelligence Into Prevention

Easy, efficient management

Simple cloud-based management

With the Traps management service, a cloud-based endpoint security service, you save the time and cost of having to build out your own global security infrastructure. Deployment is simple and fast, requiring no server licenses, databases or other infrastructure to get started.

Intuitive user experience

Traps provides an intuitive interface that makes it easy to manage policies and events, and accelerate incident response – helping to minimize the operational challenges associated with protecting your endpoints. From the Traps management service web console, you can manage the endpoint security policy, review security events as they occur, and perform additional analysis of associated logs.

Lightweight, non-disruptive agent

The Traps agent enforces your security policy on the endpoint and reports when it detects a threat. The Traps endpoint agent consists of various drivers and services yet requires minimal memory and CPU usage to ensure a non-disruptive user experience. Following its deployment, system administrators have complete control over all Traps agents in the environment through the Traps management service.

Third-party recognition and analysis

RECOMMENDED: 2018 NSS Labs Advanced Endpoint Protection

Download the report to see why Palo Alto Networks earned a “Recommended” rating for Traps advanced endpoint protection by NSS Labs.

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"100 percent detection of real-world attacks"

Read about how Traps scored 100 percent detection of real-world attacks and the maximum performance score without reliance on signatures.

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"Approved Business Product"

Learn why AV-Comparatives presented Traps with its Approved rating during its inaugural Comparison of Next-Generation Security Products. Download the report to see how Traps scored in AV-Comparatives' tests.

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