Sophos Web Gateway
Filtering of unwanted software/malware from user-initiated web traffic
The web is the number one source of security threats, with 80% originating from legitimate trusted sites. Sophos’ purpose-built secure web gateway appliance makes web protection simple. It provides advanced protection from today’s sophisticated web malware with lightning performance that won’t slow users down. And it allows full control and instant insights over all web activity on the network. Sophos Web Gateway provides security, visibility, and control for all desktop PCs, Macs and mobile devices, regardless of how or where they access the web.
- Protects users from new zero-day threats and can be up and running in minutes with safe web browsing policies that minimise legal and organisational concerns around inappropriate content.
- Easily accommodates user requests and custom policies and extends protection to offsite users easily.
- Ensures browsing quota times can be enforced, and granular controls for social web applications mean that specific functions such as chat, games or comments can be disabled.
- As well as blocking common anonymising proxy sites, the appliance can also dynamically identify proxy abuse in real-time, helping put a stop to rogue users trying to bypass corporate policy.
- Emails scheduled reports directly to managers.
- Supports the deployment of hardware or VMware-Ready appliances.
- Safe search can also be activated to allow monitoring of inappropriate search terms.
- Whether standard user-activity reports are required or custom reports with extensive drill down for deep forensic investigations, the Sophos Web Appliance has you covered.