Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) is a type of cybersecurity solution that provides real-time monitoring and response capabilities to protect endpoints such as laptops, desktops, servers, and mobile devices from cyber threats. EDR solutions use advanced threat detection technologies, such as behavioral analysis and machine learning, to identify and respond to threats in real-time. They provide visibility into endpoint activity, allowing security teams to quickly detect and respond to threats before they can cause significant damage. EDR solutions can also automate incident response processes and provide detailed forensic data to support incident investigation and response efforts.
Extended Detection and Response (XDR) is a type of cybersecurity solution that provides comprehensive visibility and response capabilities across multiple security domains, including endpoints, networks, and cloud environments. XDR solutions use advanced analytics and machine learning to detect and respond to threats in real-time, leveraging data from multiple sources to provide a more complete view of the threat landscape. This allows security teams to quickly identify and respond to complex and sophisticated threats that may span multiple systems or environments. XDR solutions can automate incident response processes, streamline security operations, and improve overall security posture by providing a more comprehensive and integrated approach to threat detection and response.