Web Security Gateways
Web Security Gateways Overview
What are Web Security Gateways?Web Security Gateways were generally appliance-based security solutions to prevent advanced threats, block unauthorized access to systems or websites, stop malware, and monitor real-time activity across websites accessed by users within the institution. Software and cloud-based platforms now perform this function as well.
Web Security Gateways Products
Cisco now offers OpenDNS Umbrella Web Filtering. Cisco acquired OpenDNS in August 2015, and rebranded the product as Cisco Umbrella.
Austin-based company Websense's Web Security Suite is an Internet security platform and web security gateway.
Zscaler Web Security from the company Zscaler in San Jose, California, is a firewall option.
Cisco offers Cloud Web Security (a, internet security platform / web security gateway), based on technology acquired from ScanSafe.
SmartFilter (formerly of Secure Computing Corporation, now from McAfee / Intel Security) is an Internet security platform and web security gateway.
TRITON from Austin-based Websense is an internet security platform and web security gateway.
Smoothwall SWG is the web security gateway and content filtering from UK company Smoothwall.
Trend Micro now offers the InterScan VirusWall, an Internet security platform and web security gateway.
Blue Coat headquartered in Sunnyvale, California offers web content filtering with the WebFilter software application.
Symantec Web Gateway is a web content filtering offering, and security gateway.
WebTitan is the web security gateway and content filtering solution offered by Irish company TitanHQ.
InterScan WebProtect from Trend Micro is an internet security / web security gateway solution.
DataDome is designed to automatically detect bad bots from human/good bot traffic. Dashboards & real-time alerting allow users to keep an eye on traffic quality, precisely analyse bot activity and define/adjust blocking or filtering actions against bots, so as to regain control over their...
Blue Coat ProxySG from Blue Coat Security in Sunnyvale, California is a web security gateway and WAN optimization tool.
Sophisticated, targeted attacks can take weeks, months or longer to discover and resolve. Incidence response teams need tools that quickly uncover the full source and scope of an attack to reduce time-to-resolution, mitigate ongoing risk and further fortify the network. According the the vendor,...
The Blue Coat Security Platform integrates technologies to deliver protection against the full spectrum of security threats. According to the vendor, this advanced threat protection capability safeguards organizations from advanced persistent threats, detects sophisticated malware, and automates...
A10 Networks offers A10 Thunder CFW (for Convergent Firewall), a combined firewall and secure web gateway.
Trend Micro offers the Smart Protection Complete Suite, a message security suite for specific applications (e.g. Office 365, Skye, Sharepoint, etc.) and web security gateway in a combined package.
iboss in Boston offers their cloud-based secure web gateway, the iboss Distributed Gateway Platform, supporting general content filtering and also malware detection and threat protection.