While encryption protects the privacy and integrity of data, it also creates blind spots that attackers can exploit to evade security controls. Over half of all internet traffic today is encrypted, which creates a rather large gap, exposing you to increased vulnerability and risk. With SSL decryption, Citrix Secure Web Gateway helps you cost-effectively eliminate blind spots in your environment and strengthen your security posture.
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Citrix Secure Web Gateway uses a cloud-based service and a local cache to check for URL reputation and category. Address zero-day attacks up to 10 times faster than other forward proxies that have to download a full or partial database.
Citrix Secure Web Gateway is an effective, easy-to-use, high-performing web security solution with user behavior analytics. It’s equipped with powerful, dedicated SSL processors that can scale to handle up to 80,000+ 2048-bit SSL handshakes per second —four times more than most other vendors in the market.
Educational organizations can maintain compliance by allowing students to watch only appropriate video content say for example on YouTube. IT admins are alerted when a student tries to access inappropriate videos, ensuring that you are always Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) compliant.
Enforce company security policies on all outgoing web traffic, while blocking access to inappropriate sites on a per user/group basis.