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Web Security Service

Snapshot

Gartner Magic Quadrant leading solution combining Secure Web Gateway and browser isolation technologies

Who it's for

Enterprise organizations looking to invest in a powerful hybrid (cloud and on-premise) web security solution

What is Web Security Service?

Symantec are a Gartner Magic Quadrant leader in appliance- and cloud-based web security solutions, holding the largest market share amongst SWG vendors. Their Web Security Service is an all-encompassing web security solution that offers a Secure Web Gateway and browser isolation, using strong SSL inspection to detect malware hidden in encrypted web traffic, and block this from reaching users’ end devices. Symantec’s Web Security Service’s protection extends across mobile devices as well as desktops, and is compatible with Microsoft Office 365.


What is Web Security Service?

Symantec are a Gartner Magic Quadrant leader in appliance- and cloud-based web security solutions, holding the largest market share amongst SWG vendors. Their Web Security Service is an all-encompassing web security solution that offers a Secure Web Gateway and browser isolation, using strong SSL inspection to detect malware hidden in encrypted web traffic, and block this from reaching users’ end devices. Symantec’s Web Security Service’s protection extends across mobile devices as well as desktops, and is compatible with Microsoft Office 365.


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Profile Web Security Service

Category Web Security
Website broadcom.com
Founded 1982
Headquartered San Jose, California, US
Deployment Cloud
Suitable For Large enterprises

Web Security Service Features

  • Broad network security service with SWG, web isolation, anti-virus scanning, sandboxing, DLP, CASB, and email security capabilities
  • Innovative threat prevention to block more threats and minimize false positives
  • Unparalleled DLP/DRM service to prevent exfiltration of sensitive or proprietary data
  • Strong SSL inspection capability to find malware hidden in encrypted traffic
  • Shadow IT control for more than 30,000 applications; set proxy policies to govern access to cloud applications, extending to a full CASB service
  • Office 365 security enforces DLP and threat prevention security policies

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Profile Web Security Service

Category Web Security
Website broadcom.com
Founded 1982
Headquartered San Jose, California, US
Deployment Cloud
Suitable For Large enterprises