Netsweeper provides Internet content filtering and web threat management solutions that protect Internet users from inappropriate and destructive web content, while enabling IT managers to protect networks from malicious attacks and their organizations from legal liability risks.
Best known for our real-time web content categorization engine and flexible web-based administration tools, Netsweeper puts Internet access control into the hands of IT managers. Blocking and filtering inappropriate content, viruses, malware, malicious code, and bandwidth consuming applications ensures users are safe and productive, while at the same time, the network remains secure.
Netsweeper empowers Carriers, Broadband providers, and ISPs to provide an ad-free connectivity experience to their subscriber base. Consumers have a choice to defend themselves from Adware exploits surrounding their personal information, while enjoying a clean and faster surfing experience. The Netsweeper platform is carrier grade, industry proven, and leveraged in the largest networks in the world. It is a multi-tenant solution with central or distributed Ad-Policy management that scales like no other in the market today!
Parental controls for mobile telecommunications network service providers is the application of software and service tools that are designed to help parents and guardians monitor their children’s access to inappropriate websites and content while using laptops, tablets, mobile phones, and other smart devices. Parental controls also represent a valuable source of revenue and customer added value for Telcos, where Netsweeper is the software of choice.
With mobile communication increasing, the use of laptops, netbooks, and smartphones is becoming ever more prevalent. Being web-enabled, these devices are prone to malicious attacks by web-borne threats. IT managers must be responsible for their roaming device inventory and conscious of web usage patterns of their users. Netsweeper’s mobile device software enables the enforcement of Acceptable User Policies (AUPs) regardless of where devices access the Internet.
An extension of our solutions for protecting mobile devices. Netsweeper is uniquely suited to protect students using school owned laptops both on and off the primary network. Restricting access to inappropriate and explicit content as well as other sites of non-educational value ensures students are safe online.
How can you transmit private data online in a secure manner? Online security has become a major source of concern for many people, which is where the importance of SSL comes in. What is SSL? SSL stands for Secure Sockets Layer and it establishes a secure connection between a browser and a web server.
In addition to categorizing and filtering web content, Netsweeper has been designed to identify and inspect Internet applications at the packet level. In doing so, IT administrators are enabled to mitigate the risk of data leakage and to control high-bandwidth usage.
Why is URL filtering important? The Internet offers unlimited opportunities, but it also throws up a wide range of problems. Phishing sites have become an alarming concern for many website owners. Hackers steal confidential information using foul practices such as phishing and spear-phishing, making URL filtering ever so important.
Embedded into Netsweeper’s real-time content categorization engine is a complete suite of technologies designed to identify zero-hour and known web-borne threats such as viruses, malware, phishing scams, and other forms of malicious code at the gateway.