SafeSquid® based Secured Web Gateways provide you with a very strong defense against malware threats. SafeSquid can be installed on any Linux or Microsoft® Windows based system, and can be integrated to any third-party software or network service for content analysis and security. SafeSquid’s unique design allows you to scale the capabilities of your Secured Web Gateway with best TCO / ROI that fits your financial budgets and yet fulfill your requirements for Internet Access and Content Control. SafeSquid’s unique real-time content analysis and security capabilities arguably provide the most extensible, scalable, and customizable solutions for a Secured Web Gateway. SafeSquid is an ideal choice whether you are setting up a Secured Web Gateway as an on-premise, or in-the-cloud service.
Let’s look at some evidence.
First, some statistics provided by International Data Corporation (IDC):
SafeSquid offers multiple options for URL categorization. You can use your custom databases of categorized web-sites, you can use SafeSquid’s PCRE based url-filter to profile URLs and set appropriate role-based policies. SafeSquid also offers the very unique cProfiles Content Categorization Service.
SafeSquid can be readily used with third-party ICAP based content categorization services, for URL filtering. SafeSquid’s generic ICAP client can use ICAP based AntiVirus Services as well as data leak prevention (DLP) services.
SafeSquid Labs also offers customization services to build custom modules to connect to any other third-party security software and services.
SafeSquid’s extremely easy to use cluster-ready capabilities make it extremely easy to create scalable deployment of your Secured Web-Gateway. SafeSquid is an ideal choice when you need a solution that can be transformed from a single stand-alone system based in-premise solution into a sophisticated in-the-cloud clustered application.
SafeSquid renders an RFC 2616 compliant HTTP/1.1 proxy service, so it can comprehensively serve, without requiring any additional client-side software. Thus all your typical HTTP/1.1 web-clients such as Web-Browsers, Instant Messengers, FTP clients, can easily enjoy the benefits of a Secured Web Gateway.
SafeSquid’s intrinsic WebGUI provides application managers an easy an intuitive access to SafeSquid’s run-time configuration, for creating and testing policies, and for analyzing filtering rules. SafeSquid’s logs can be analyzed in real-time to identify patterns to identify compromised systems. SafeSquid generates a variety of logs to analyze the overall performance, and Internet Usage. The logs can be analyzed by feeding them to popular analyzers like Sarg, Calamaris, Sawmill, GnuPlot, Zabbix, etc.