Cloud Application Security (CAS)

Cloud application security from CensorNet provides a single pane of glass to discover, analyse and manage cloud activity across multiple networks and devices, whether users are on the corporate network or working remotely.

  • Provides discovery and visibility of all cloud applications in use
  • Inline and API ‘multimode’ CASB solution maximises visibility and protection
  • Secures sanctioned cloud services such as Salesforce, Office365 and Box – enabling safe cloud adoption
  • Protects against malware and other cloud threats using multiple security layers and a powerful combination of technologies
  • Complete visibility – including deep inspection of SSL encrypted traffic
  • Dedicated team constantly update the CensorNet Cloud Application Catalogue covering thousands of functions/ actions in hundreds of cloud applications
  • Applications are risk assessed, rated and categorized with the ability to override pre-defined ratings
  • Policies can be set at a granular level based on the individual or role, the device being used, the network connected to, the function within the application and the location of the user
  • Flexible deployment options – agent or proxy, or both
  • Agents for Microsoft Windows and MAC OS X
  • Mobile device coverage by routing traffic (via VPN) through the CensorNet Cloud Gateway, on premise or in the Cloud, or using API mode

Key Features

Cloud Application Discover Detect cloud application usage and activity and reveal which applications are in use – including applications that use a custom domain.

Applications within the catalogue are risk assessed, rated and categorized with the ability to override pre-defined ratings. Vendor profiles provide information on revenue/size for increased confidence when sanctioning apps.

Cloud Application Control Control access to applications at a granular level – down to individual features and actions within applications.

Block generic activities across all apps (e.g. File Upload, Share File), app class (CRM, Social Media, File Storage), or specific apps. Apply conditions to limit control by user, device, network, time, risk level.

Block actions based on content such as email address used to login, or keywords within social media posts.

Real-time Anti-Malware Scanning Incorporates multiple security layers each using a powerful and effective combination of tools and techniques including on-line threat detection, reputation and heuristics.
HTTPS Inspection Deep HTTPS inspection allows SSL encrypted content to be scanned for malware (requires CensorNet Cloud Gateway on premise or in the Cloud).

Ability to disable SSL inspection for specific trusted apps.

Anonymous Proxy Detection Prevent access to anonymous proxy sites.