Cylance Smart Antivirus provides next-generation protection using artificial intelligence instead of signatures like traditional antivirus product. Malware is proactively blocked before it ever gets a chance to run. It does not perform the same function as a firewall, web site blocker, SPAM filter, etc. You can run both Cylance Smart Antivirus and any of the other existing tool as they will complement each other. Cylance Smart Antivirus provides protection against downloaded or executing files that make it past these other “upstream” products.
Note: If you do implement a Firewall in your environment please make sure to read the below article to ensure the agent can communicate with the Smart console: