Mimecast provides an Internet security system in Mimecast Web Security for consistent protection of the top two vectors for cyber attacks.
Internet security is more challenging than ever today for businesses of every size. Most organizations are saddled with web defenses that are outdated, costly and complex, even as employees are increasingly accessing business web resources from mobile and remote locations that are unprotected by firewalls and other perimeter defenses. Cyber criminals use the web and the DNS layer specifically for 91% of malware attacks, yet many organizations don't monitor their DNS layers at all. But with one out of every 13 web requests leading to malware, it's essential that organizations find powerful web protection solutions to defend against a rapidly evolving threat landscape.
Mimecast provides a proven Internet security system in Mimecast Web Security, a 100% cloud-based service that integrates easily with Mimecast Email Security for consistent cyber protection of the top two vectors for cyberattack.
Mimecast Web Security software uses web filtering at the DNS layer to block malicious web activity, prevent access to business-inappropriate websites and mitigate shadow IT risks related to uncontrolled usage of cloud apps. By adding security and monitoring at the DNS layer, Mimecast's Internet security system provides the advanced protection required to keep the web safe while reducing cost and complexity.
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Key features and capabilities of Mimecast Web Security include:
Mimecast Web Security is a superior Internet security system, offering a powerful yet easy-to-use solution for protecting your organization and users against web-related threats. Mimecast provides:
An Internet security system is a collection of technologies that defend an organization against cyber criminals attempting to steal data, money or identities by accessing the organization's network, browsers, operating system and applications through the Internet.
Traditionally, Internet security systems have included antivirus and anti-malware software, multifactor authentication and access controls, firewalls and continual updates and patching of applications. As threats have become more sophisticated, many organizations are adding security awareness training, email security and web filtering at the DNS layer to provide more robust Internet security.
While there are many Internet security systems on the market today, the most effective solution is one that combines multiple defenses on a single platform. This approach can eliminate much of the cost and complexity of managing multiple point solutions. Mimecast offers a business Internet security system that is 100% cloud-based and that enables IT teams to manage comprehensive defenses for email and web security from a single pane of glass.