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Censornet Web Security

Censornet Web Security

Snapshot

Protects organisations from online malware and stops employees accessing inappropriate content.

For

Businesses looking for a secure cost effective online security with content filtering controls.

Not For

Companies looking for advanced outbound threat detection within web filtering.

What is CensorNet Web Security?

Censornet Web Security is a web filtering service which used to be aimed at the education market, but in recent years has pivoted away to more commercial business protection. The product is part of a larger unified service from Censornet. As their name suggests their service is focussed on providing protection for employees against harmful and inappropriate content at work, as well as blocking sites which can negatively impact productivity such as gaming and social media. They also offer optional malware protection and reporting of user web habits. Their service is available in the cloud, with on-premise options available as well.

Features

  • Filters over 500 different categories of web content and billions of web pages
  • New URLs are analysed in real-time by machine learning algorithms
  • Pre-defined or custom admin policies that apply filters to certain website categories or keywords
  • Granular rules settings based on user, device or time of day to allow remote employees to use devices as normal outside of work hours
  • In-depth, real time data visualisation and reporting
  • Active directory integration
  • Can operate without blocking pages but still monitoring employees
  • Controls for cloud applications and CASB
  • Does not use proxying to the cloud so the service the service has a lower latency than some competitors
  • Flexible and quick deployment options
  • Malware protection thorough URL reputation and integrates with Bitdefender at an extra cost
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Profile: Censornet Web Security

Category:
Cloud Web Filtering
Vendor:
CensorNet
Website:
censornet.com
Founded:
2005
HQ:
Basingstoke, UK
Deployment:
Cloud
Starting Price:
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Suitable For:
SMBs, Enterprise

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