A pioneer and leading provider of cloud web security, ensuring a safe and productive Internet environment for businesses. ScanSafe’s threat detection technology processes billions of web requests and millions of blocks each month for customers in over 100 countries.
ScanSafe solutions protect corporate networks from malware and allow businesses to control and secure the use of the web. The cloud-based solutions eliminate the burden of purchasing and maintaining infrastructure in-house, significantly lowering the total cost of ownership.
Founded in 2004, ScanSafe was the first company in the world to offer web security via a SaaS model. Its Web Security offering was the first cloud-based solution to scan all web requests for malicious content, therefore offering effective protection from zero-day threats
The company was acquired by Cisco Systems in December 2009 and integrated into Cisco’s Security Technology Business Unit. ScanSafe has received numerous awards over the years, including SC Magazine’s ‘Best Content Security’ solution for four years running.
This cloud-based solution offers protection for organisations of all sizes against known and zero-day malware attacks. Web Security enhances security while enabling cost savings of up to 40% by eliminating the need to purchase, deploy and maintain hardware required for on-premise solutions.
A cloud-based solution that allows businesses to be in complete control of how end users access content on the Internet by providing intuitive tools to create, enforce, and monitor effective inbound and outbound web policies.
Web Filtering does this by offering granular control over all web content, including SSL encrypted communications, utilising multiple techniques including real-time dynamic web content classification, an industry-leading URL filtering database, file type filters and early warning filtering, and real-time scanning of search results.