Online criminals use different tools to fool users, such as: drive by downloads, malvertising, phishing attacks, fake websites. These methods get a user to click a button or link, download a document or display inappropriate content. Web security gateways are the first line of protection to help detect malicious code from entering a network and stealing corporate information. Here are some of the reasons why OEM partners choose Bitdefender:
Some of most difficult challenges is to protect the perimeter from malware attacks coming from popular websites. Websites need to be checked before a user installs malware or goes to a malicious site so they it does not get into the network. Here are some of the reasons why people choose Bitdefender technology to provide perimeter protection:
Malware attacks occur frequently and can wreak havoc in a network within minutes or even seconds. Preventing attack waves can reduce the amount of infected computers or devices inside a network which can reduce costs, time, and resources need to resolve issues related to malware.
Hardware appliance must quickly process a lot of data coming into a corporate network. Latency can wreak havoc on video calls or time sensitive applications that require high quality network connections.
Most hardware appliance manufacturers and IT management companies have a centralized dashboard. Some web gateway and UTM manufacturers are managing different devices.
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