Web Security solutions prevent unsecured inbound web traffic from entering an organization’s internal network and enforce company policies for the outbound internet traffic. A Web Security solution that filters unwanted software/malware from user-initiated Web/Internet traffic and enforces corporate and regulatory policy compliance. As per Gartner, these gateways must, at a minimum, include URL filtering, malicious-code detection and filtering, and application controls for popular Web-based applications, such as instant messaging (IM) and Skype.
A secure web gateway is an on-premise or cloud-delivered network security service. It is a full proxy between users and the Internet provides advanced protection by inspecting web requests against company policy to ensure malicious applications and websites are blocked and inaccessible. A secure web gateway includes essential security technologies such as URL filtering, application control, data loss prevention, antivirus, and HTTP/s inspection to provide strong web security.
Symantec (Bluecoat) ProxySG and Advanced Secure Gateway(ASG) delivers high-performance secure web gateway solutions that protect organizations across the web, social media, applications, and mobile networks. Combine with cloud-delivered Web Security Service for a centrally-managed, hybrid secure web solution
Forcepoint Web Security Gateway solutions are one of the industry’s leading secure Web gateway solutions, providing the best protection against modern Web threats at the lowest total cost of ownership.