Web Filtering

Complete Visibility & Control over HTTP & HTTPSWeb Filtering

Cyberoam’s award-winning Web Filtering offers one of the most comprehensive URL databases with millions of URLs grouped into 89+ categories. Available with the Cyberoam network security appliances (Next-Generation Firewalls/UTMs) and Cyberoam Wi-Fi Appliances range, it blocks access to harmful websites, preventing malware, phishing, pharming attacks and undesirable content that could lead to legal liability and direct financial losses.

Cyberoam’s Layer 8 Identity-based policies offer granular web access controls, preventing data and productivity loss. Comprehensive web filter coupled with granular Layer 8 controls make Cyberoam Web Filtering the right choice for large enterprises and small organizations.

Feature Feature Description Benefit
Web Categorization
  • On-cloud web categorization database
  • Web filter with 89+ Web categories
  • Custom categories
  • Automatic updates through WebCat – The Website Categorization Engine
  • Lowers response time and reduces privacy concerns
  • Comprehensive and company-specific web filtering
Web Filtering Options
  • URL
  • Keyword
  • File type
  • Database
  • Comprehensive web filtering & content filtering
Web Security
  • Blocks third-party proxy and tunnelling software
  • Blocks Google cache pages
  • Blocks embedded URLs in websites
  • Enforces ‘safe search’ in search engines
  • Blocks malware, phishing, pharming URLs
  • Blocks Java Applets, Cookies, Active X
HTTPS Controls
  • Visibility into encrypted HTTPS Traffic
  • Prevents unauthorized file upload and download over HTTP and HTTPS
  • Blocks unauthorized, malicious and illegal HTTPS websites
  • Data Leakage Prevention with web filtering and content filtering
  • Prevents misuse of this encrypted medium to carry out malware attacks and unauthorized data transfer
  • Controls legal liability
Regulatory Compliance
  • Implements Internet Safety Policy
  • Active member of Internet Watch Foundation (IWF), UK
  • Prevents Data Leakage
  • Enables CIPA compliance and supports E-Rate Funding
Layer 8 Identity-based Controls
  • High security with high flexibility
  • Prevents productivity loss
  • Integrates with a range of existing authentication mechanisms
Best-of-breed Replacement
  • Offers single, per-appliance subscription as opposed to per-user subscription
  • Custom messages to user with reason for blocked website
  • Category-based bandwidth allocation and prioritization
  • Data and bandwidth quota based on web categories and time of the day
  • Right replacement for best-of-breed solutions with comprehensive, yet cost-effective security
  • Educates users regarding best practices in web usage
  • Ensures bandwidth to business-critical applications
  • Prevents productivity loss

For complete information about how Cyberoam protects your organization from all web and application threats, please visit Web & Content Security.

Layer 8 Identity-based Policies
  Allow Block Limit
Marketing Facebook, LinkedIn Finance.yahoo.com Gmail.com
Finance Finance.yahoo.com Facebook Gmail.com
Human Resource Monster.com, Facebook, LinkedIn Finance.yahoo.com Gmail.com
CEO All Standard illegal sites None