Aladdin Knowledge Systems announced general availability of the Aladdin eSafe HellGate appliance, the company’s first gateway-based anti-virus, spyware control, Web browsing security and application filtering solution specifically designed for the SMB market. Now, SMB business clients with 50 to 500 users can benefit from eSafe content security on their own eSafe appliance – technology previously only available to larger enterprise customers.
Based largely on the same technology provided to organizations with tens of thousands of employees, the Aladdin eSafe HellGate appliance packs the same power into a quickly deployed solution for smaller organizations. It stands as a transparent shield from threats while also enhancing employee productivity – a significant benefit easily noticeable in smaller organizations. The appliance supplies secure Web surfing through a security gateway with powerful anti-spyware and unauthorized application filtering; advanced spam management; and URL filtering with transparent inspection of HTTP, FTP, SMTP and POP3.
The eSafe HellGate appliance contains a front LCD screen for quick and easy setup; comes preconfigured with best practices security configurations; ensures built-in load-balancing and fail-over with a new eSafe Cluster mode; and provides full flexibility to customize as an organization’s needs change. Part of the family of eSafe products, the eSafe HellGate appliances possess the comprehensive, proactive security features on which eSafe has established its reputation as a market leading solution. These include:
” Adaptive content security
” Multi-layer content inspection
” Fully addresses “Layer 8,” the new focus of exploits and web attacks
” Readiness for Web 2.0 threats
” Ideal for targeted attacks
” Blocking of more than 95 percent of new threats