Barracuda Web Security Service provides an option to deploy Barracuda's powerful web security technology for organizations which look to leverage the scalability and flexibility of the cloud.Barracuda web security service is ideal for safeguarding users on and off the networks and its' award-winning spyware, malware, and virus protection with a powerful policy and reporting engine gives advanced protection.
Barracuda Web Security Security Service
Deployment Options: SaaS
Protect Distributed Locations and Remote Users against Web-borne Threats
The cloud-based Barracuda web security service provides a convenient option to deploy Barracuda's powerful security technology for organizations looking to leverage the scalability and flexibility of the cloud. It is ideal for safeguarding users on and off the network and it comes with spyware, malware, and virus protection with a powerful policy and reporting engine.
Protect Against Web and Application-Based Threats
Barracuda web security service employs preventive, proactive, and reactive measures that deliver antivirus and anti-malware technologies to prevent viruses and block both spyware downloads and block requests to malicious websites. Web Security Service is capable of responding to security outbreaks quickly and comprehensively.
Monitor Network and User Activity
The intuitive dashboard and reports make monitoring web activity straightforward. Easy-to-use graphs in the dashboard give real-time activity summaries with drill-downs for users, websites, and more.
Barracuda web security service being a cloud service, takes Barracuda’s intuitive management features and streamlines operations by eliminating the cost and management burdens of hardware and data center resources.
Spyware and Virus Protection
Barracuda web Security Service uses a continually updated database to identify and block access to sites known to host spyware and viruses. It also detects installed spyware trying to access the Internet and it blocks the spyware activity and notifies the administrator upon finding.
It uses dual-layer virus blocking, decompress archives, and block file types, the antivirus engine in Barracuda Web Security Service protects the network from aggressive viruses.
The Barracuda Malware Removal Tool performs a comprehensive scan of computers for any traces of spyware or other malware. through this thorough scan ,potential threats residing on a computer are usually and hence will be removed.
The advanced security operations center called Barracuda central monitor and block the latest internet threats.It collects data from more than 150,000 collection points worldwide and analyzes it to develop defenses, rules, and signatures. when new threats emerge,it responds at the earliest and delivers the latest definitions through Barracuda Energize Updates. These updates require zero administration and ensure that the Barracuda Web Security Service provides comprehensive and accurate protection against the latest Internet threats.
Barracuda Web Security Service uses technology to analyze protocols independent of their port or destination servers. By integrating Layer 7 protocol analysis with policy controls, it enables complete control over application usage.
Barracuda Web Security Service provides flexible controls for pinpoint regulation of online activity. Administrators can create policies that control user access to 99.7%of commonly visited websites using 95 content categories including pornography, violence, hacking, sports, news, dating, shopping, chat, and more.
Content filtering policies can be customized to restrict specific websites or look for patterns in web addresses. Administrators can also create policies that control web file downloads based on their file types.
Intuitive Dashboard Views
For quick identification and understanding of the threats and activities of users on the network ,Barracuda web security service provides provides an intuitive dashboard interface .
In addition to its powerful web filtering and malware protection capabilities, Barracuda Web Security Service allows administrators to generate reports on user and network activity as well as the latest security threats.
Barracuda Web Security Agent
Barracuda Security Agent is a tamper resistant that can be installed on remote, off-network laptops or desktops to help implement a consistent web security policy across localized and distributed workforce and it supports both Windows and Mac OSX devices.
Barracuda Safe Browser
Barracuda Safe Browser is a full-featured web browser that enforces compliance with the configured policies. It is currently available for iOS-based devices.
Cloud-Based Centralized Management
Barracuda Web Security Service is integrated with a web-based management portal, Barracuda Cloud Control (BCC),which leverages Barracuda’s global cloud infrastructure to enable organizations to centrally manage all their devices through a “single pane of glass” interface .Administrators have a global view of all their devices, as well as the ability to centrally manage policies and configuration. The intuitive interface makes it easy for small and medium-sized organizations to implement and manage the firewalls with minimal IT overhead.
Easy-to-Use Policy Configuration
Barracuda web security service being a cloud based service with an intuitive web interface, lets organization set configuration and administration rules in a matter of minutes. The intuitive web interface puts system information, logs, powerful policy features, and reports a few clicks away. Reporting requires no database administration.