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Cloud-based Web Security Isn't Hype: It's Here and It Works

White Paper Published By: WatchGuard Technologies
WatchGuard Technologies
Published:  Apr 20, 2011
Type:  White Paper
Length:  7 pages

There is a whole new layer of security available that blocks web threats without adding any strain to your network. Using a unique cloud-based approach, Reputation Enabled Defense confirms sites’ reputations through a massive and growing number of global sources. Clear threats are rejected at the connection level, eliminating much of the scanning and processing demands on your network. That means both better protection and better performance. Too good to be true? Believe it.

Protect your company's valuable assets from web-based attacks with an innovative, effective new form of web security – cloud-based, reputation-driven defense. Turns out that this cloud-based protection can also help with your network's ever-increasing need for speed by significantly reducing web processing overhead. Find out how it works and why it's actually possible now to move the battle for web security off your web servers.

Tags : 
cloud-based web security, cybercriminals, watchguard reputation enabled defense, web-based attacks, threat management, malware, url filtering

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