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Fortinet Secure Web Gateway (SWG) Solution

Enterprise-class protection against internet-borne threats

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Overview

Fortinet’s comprehensive Secure Web Gateway solution enables a defense-in-depth strategy with multiple layers of protection to provide full-spectrum web security from known and previously unknown (zero-day) threats. It addresses the challenges of today’s hybrid workforce with:

  • Cloud-delivered SWG to secure remote users, with FortiSASE
  • Next-gen secure web gateway to secure network edges, with FortiProxy
  • AI-powered web security services for real-time threat intelligence, with FortiGuard Security Services

The Fortinet Secure Web Gateway solution offers a unique combination of security capabilities, including web filtering, DNS Security, inline CASB, antivirus, antimalware, anti-botnet, SSL inspection, and data loss prevention. This enables consistent web security posture across the entire infrastructure for both on-prem and remote users. It supports flexible deployment options for remote users and at the network edge.


 

Converging network and security with Fortinet Single-Vendor FortiSASE solution

Watch this video to understand what comprises a SASE solution and how FortiSASE delivers networking and security convergence with secure remote access.

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What’s new in FortiOS 7.2

FortiOS 7.2 introduces new inline security features, more convergence, and simplified operations.

New in FortiOS 7.2 for Fortinet Secure Web Gateway:

  • Fortinet ZTNA gains operational efficiencies and support for SaaS application control.
  • FortiGuard Inline CASB Security Service provides broad visibility and granular control over SaaS access, usage, and data.
  • Add-on browser isolation protects against zero-day web-borne threats by remotely executing and rendering web content.

Secure Web Gateway(SWG) Models and Specifications

SWG is available in different form factors with many different models to choose from to meet your needs ranging from hardware appliances to VM options that be deployed in your datacenter.

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SSL Inspection

Inline AV & Anti-Malware

Intrusion Prevention (IPS)

FortiGuard Web & Video Filtering

Botnet C&C

Data Leak Prevention

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Hardware Appliances
Model
FortiProxy 400E
License Capacity
500-2,500 Users
Ports
4x GE RJ45
Model
FortiProxy 2000E
License Capacity
2,500-25,000 Users
Ports
2x 10 GE SFP+, 2x GE SFP ports, 2x GE RJ45 ports
Model
FortiProxy 4000E
License Capacity
15,000-50,000 Users
Ports
4x 10 GE SFP+, 2x GE SFP ports, 4x GE RJ45 ports
Virtual Machines
Model
FortiProxy VM
License Capacity
25-25,000 Users
Ports
1 / 10 (Minimum/Maximum)

FortiGuard cloud-delivered web security services provide comprehensive protection to address threats including ransomware, credential-theft, phishing, spam, and other web-borne attacks.

Quickly stop threats with AI-powered, coordinated protection

All FortiGuard security services are natively integrated into the Fortinet Security Fabric. This enables fast, coordinated detection and enforcement across the entire attack surface. Risk is continually assessed and the Security Fabric automatically adjusts to counter the latest known and unknown threats in real time. It is able to close security gaps with context-aware, consistent security policies for users and applications in hybrid deployments across the network, endpoints, and clouds.

FortiGuard Web Security Technologies

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Web Filtering

FortiGuard Web Filtering leverages a database of hundreds of millions of URLs classified into 90+ categories to enhance granular web controls and reporting. TLS 1.3 support extends analysis to encrypted traffic. It also blocks unknown malicious URLs almost immediately.

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Video Filtering

Offers the industry’s first advanced video filtering service. It provides the same level of granular filtering for YouTube as it does for other web traffic, including granular controls based on channels beyond categories. This ability to apply granular video filtering controls helps organizations achieve stronger regulatory compliance.

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Anti-Botnet & C2

Add anti-botnet technology to block unauthorized attempts to communicate with compromised remote servers for both receiving malicious commands and extracting information. This prevents botnets and other threats from communicating with command & control servers to exfiltrate data or download malware.

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DNS Filtering

DNS filtering provides full visibility into DNS traffic while blocking high-risk domains including malicious newly registered domains (NRDs) and parked domains. It protects against sophisticated DNS-based threats including DNS tunneling, DNS infiltration, C2 server identification, and DGAs.

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IP Reputation

Add IP reputation technology to proactively block web-borne attacks. Malicious source IP data is aggregated from global threat sensors, CERTs, MITRE, cooperative competitors, and other global sources that collaborate to provide up-to-date threat intelligence about hostile sources. 

With the increase in SSL web traffic, zero-day malware and growing number of social websites, enterprises are turning to secure web gateway to protect employees from internet-borne attacks. 

This demo lets you explore the key Secure Web Gateway features such as SSL Inspection, DNS and Web Filtering, Web Application Control, Authenticated Web Access and Detailed Reporting. 


 

Features and Benefits

SECURE INTERNET ACCESS

Fortinet's secure web gateway provides flexible deployment options to protect against internet-based threats without compromising end-user experience.

CENTRALIZED MANAGEMENT

Centralized management, logging, and monitoring help you understand what is happening on your network. It informs on network activities, such as a virus detection, visits to an invalid website, intrusion, failed login attempt, and others.

FLEXIBLE LICENSING

Opex-based consumption with flexible, stackable tiered licensing based on users or devices fits any environment.

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