All-in-one, straightforward security

next-gen SMB cybersecurity platform

GravityZone Business Security is a resource-efficient cybersecurity package designed for all small-to-medium companies looking for the perfect balance between ease of use, performance, and costs.

GravityZone Business Security is much more than a business antivirus software. Here is why:

1. It ensures complete protection against all types of malware: ransomware, phishing, zero-day attack, viruses, spyware, etc.

2. It uses multiple machine learning techniques, behavioral analysis, and continuous monitoring of running processes to keep up with the latest threats.

3. Everything is available in a single, easy-to-use platform for all your devices: desktops, laptops, physical and virtual servers, allowing you to choose between a cloud or an on-premise hosted management console.

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Best protection with the best performance

Best protection with the best performance

Consistently ranked #1 in independent security tests, providing trusted security for organizations of all sizes.

Efficient Management

Efficient Management

All security activities are managed from a single console and single agent.

Full Control

Full Operational Control

Highly granular security policies ensure maximum protection with minimum effort.

Capabilities & Benefits

Multy layer endpoint protection

Protect desktops, laptops, and servers with layered security for effective malware detection and minimum false positives. A comprehensive technology stack comes to play to help you achieve complete business security against all kinds of threats. 

GravityZone Business Security is based on a layered next-gen endpoint protection platform with the industry’s best prevention, detection and blocking capabilities, using proven machine learning techniques, behavioral analysis and continuous monitoring of running processes.

Bitdefender’s machine learning models use static and dynamic features, continuously trained on billions of clean and malicious file samples gathered from hundreds of millions of endpoints globally.

Once a threat is detected, GravityZone Business Security instantly neutralizes it through actions including process terminations, quarantine, removal and rollback of malicious changes

Ransomware prevention and mitigation solution

Ransomware is a deep concern for organizations worldwide and the best protection against modern ransomware attacks is to implement a defense-in-depth architecture. Start with reducing the attack surface, combined with automated prevention controls to prevent most of the security incidents.

GravityZone Business Security provides an innovative ransomware mitigation feature that automatically recovers your local and network files using tamperproof backups.

It is based on a set of high-quality prevention security controls, providing wide coverage and applying different techniques to recognize malicious intent. It accurately detects new ransomware patterns at run-time mode, giving you peace of mind that your systems have the most advanced protection.

single console for easy cybersecurity management

Bitdefender GravityZone Business Security features a single integrated management console, the GravityZone Control Center, that provides one view for all security management components.

Cybersecurity events are easily tracked, managed, and automated, eliminating the need for dedicated servers, additional maintenance, or more IT staff.

web-based security - no need for additional hardware resources

Save time by remotely installing protection on all unprotected computers through a simple and comprehensive procedure.

GravityZone Business Security can be deployed either on-premises or hosted by Bitdefender in the cloud.

Efficient endpoint risk management

Effectively identifying, assessing, and remediating endpoint weaknesses is pivotal in running a healthy cybersecurity program and reducing organizational risk.

GravityZone Business Security’s Endpoint Risk Management infrastructure reduces exposure and hardens endpoint surface area by discovering and prioritizing risky operating systems (OS) and other software misconfigurations. 

network security

Gain a new level of protection against network vulnerability attacks with Network Attack Defense.

Extend protection to new areas with network-based security that blocks all common and uncommon threats brute force attacks, password stealers, network exploits, and lateral malicious movements before they can be executed. 

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Bitdefender named a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Security, Q4 2023

The independent report evaluated top providers and how they stack up, confirming, in our opinion Bitdefender as a global leader in cybersecurity. The report notes Bitdefender “differentiates with its aggressive prevention-first mindset”.

GravityZone Business Security Technologies

An adaptive-layered architecture that includes endpoint controls, prevention, detection, remediation and visibility.

Gravityzone Business Security multi-layered cybersecurity technologies architecture

Anti-Ransomware Technologies in GravityZone Business Security

Cybersecurity is a game of cat and mouse, with both sides constantly innovating and improving tools and techniques. In order to stay ahead of attackers you need to put in place reliable, automated prevention controls to prevent most security incidents. 


Preemptive Protection

Ransomware Mitigation is a feature designed to mitigate the impact of an active ransomware attack. identifies whenever a possible new ransomware strain attempts to encrypt files and automatically creates a backup of targeted files that will be restored after the malware is blocked. Bitdefender blocks processes involved in the attack and starts remediation, while also notifying IT administrators.

Blocking & Prevention

Several adaptive defenses come to play against ransomware:

-        Machine Learning Anti-Malware accurately detects new patterns at runtime,

-        Advanced Anti-Exploit quickly identifies and terminates malicious processes automatically

-        Network Attack Defense blocks ransomware exploits that arrive via network ingress points.

Real-Time Monitoring

GravityZone’s multiple risk mitigation technologies ensure that system and application vulnerabilities and misconfigurations don’t leave organizations susceptible to ransomware attacks.

The unique Human Risk Analytics module blocks ransomware attacks that exploit risky user actions and behaviors.

Risk Mitigation

GravityZone’s multiple risk mitigation technologies ensure that system and application vulnerabilities and misconfigurations don’t leave organizations susceptible to ransomware attacks. The unique
Human Risk Analytics module blocks ransomware attacks that exploit risky user actions and behaviors.

Industry Recognition

Bitdefender is recognized by industry analyst firms and independent testing organizations.

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  • Forrester
  • Gartner Customer Choice 2023
  • Mitre Engenuity
  • AV Test
  • AV Comparatives
GravityZone Business Security review - Trinity university

With GravityZone, endpoint performance has increased by 100 percent while the volume of security-related trouble calls has dropped 10x. User satisfaction is at an all-time high, largely due to Bitdefender.

Joe Hatch

Systems Administrator, Trinity University
GravityZone Business Security review - Advance Cabling

The beauty of Bitdefender was that it barely used computing resources and users in our test groups found it incredibly easy to use. We liked the rich feature set and flexibility to set policies. The infection detection rate also was fantastic.

Christopher Shelton

IT director, Advanced Cabling

Who is GravityZone Business Security best suited for?

Ideal for businesses looking for easy to manage and affordable endpoint security, Business Security is designed to protect small- to medium-sized organizations, covering any number of file servers, desktops, laptops, and physical or virtual machines.

Can I try before I buy?

Yes, with just a few clicks, you can get a FREE trial of GravityZone Business Security. To continue using the services, you must purchase a paid subscription plan before the trial period ends.

What is the licensing model?

GravityZone Business Security is available for purchase either online or with one of our partners. You can also add extra licenses, anytime you need them. If you need protection for more endpoints, you can contact one of our official partners in your region. Find your nearest partner using our partner locator.

How do I renew my Business Security license?

You can renew it online or through a partner, whatever suits you best.
For more information click here.

What types of operating system end devices (endpoints) are compatible with Business Security?

GravityZone Business Security protects desktops and servers, physical or virtual. See specific system requirements below.

How can I get help with installation?

Configuring and installing the GravityZone Business Security solution is extremely simple; no advanced IT security knowledge is needed. Download our quick start guide for detailed instructions for both cloud and on-premises installations.

Are there additional features that I can add to GravityZone Business Security?

Further strengthen any of your Bitdefender endpoint security solutions and enjoy greater protection by layering on any of these advanced security solutions:

Email Security to protect your business email users from all major email threats, across multiple email providers (Office365, Gmail, Exchange, and more) 
Patch Management to keep your Windows OS and applications up to date and protected. 
Full Disk Encryption to protect data residing on your endpoints.  

Supported Operating Systems

Windows 10 November 2021 Update (21H2) Windows 10 May 2021 Update (21H1) Windows 10 October 2020 Update (20H2), Windows 10 May 2020 Update (20H1), Windows 10 November 2019 Update (19H2), Windows 10 May 2019 Update (19H1), Windows 10 October 2018 Update (Redstone 5), Windows 10 April 2018 Update (Redstone 4), Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (Redstone 3), Windows 10 Creators Update (Redstone 2), Windows 10 Anniversary Update (Redstone 1), Windows 10 November Update (Threshold 2), Windows 10 (RTM, version 1507), Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS or higher, Red Hat Enterprise Linux / CentOS 6.0 or higher, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 or higher, OpenSUSE Leap 42.x, Fedora 25 or higher, Debian 8.0 or higher, Oracle Linux 6.3 or higher, Amazon Linux AMI 2016.09 or higher

macOS Monterey (12.x) macOS Big Sur (11.x), macOS Catalina (10.15), macOS Mojave (10.14), macOS High Sierra (10.13), macOS Sierra (10.12)

Windows 10 IoT Enterprise, Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry, Windows Embedded 8 Standard, Windows Embedded Standard 7, Windows Embedded Compact 7, Windows Embedded POSReady 7, Windows Embedded Enterprise 7

Windows Server 2022 Windows Server 2019 Core Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 2019 Core, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2016 Core, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Small Business Server (SBS) 2011, Windows Server 2008 R2


Check out the full list of requirements and prerequisites on our business support dedicated page.

Hardware Requirements

Minimum: 2.4 GHz single-core CPU Recommended: 1.86 GHz or faster Intel Xeon multi-core CPU
Memory: Minimum free RAM: 512 MB Recommended free RAM: 1 GB HDD space: 1.5 GB of free hard-disk space

GravityZone Control Center (On-Premise Console)

GravityZone Control Center is delivered as a virtual appliance and is available in the following formats:
OVA (compatible with VMware vSphere, View)
XVA (compatible with Citrix XenServer, XenDesktop, VDI-in-a-Box)
VHD (compatible with Microsoft Hyper-V)
Support for other formats and virtualization platforms may be provided on request.

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The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Security, Q4 2023

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