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Cisco Umbrella offers flexible, cloud-delivered security according to users’ requirements Cisco Umbrella includes secure web gateway, firewall, and cloud access security broker (CASB) functionality all delivered from a single cloud security service. Cisco Umbrella’s protection is extended to devices, remote users, and distributed locations anywhere. As company employees work from many locations and devices, Cisco Umbrella is the easiest way to effectively protect users everywhere in minutes.
Cisco Umbrella uses machine learning to search for, identify, and even predict malicious domains. By learning from internet activity patterns, this DNS-layer security solution can automatically identify attacker infrastructure being staged for the next threat. These domains are then proactively blocked, protecting networks from potential compromise. Cisco Umbrella analyzes terabytes of data in real time across all markets, geographies, and protocols.
Cisco Umbrella works with leading IT companies to integrate its security enforcement and intelligence. Built with a bidirectional API, Cisco Umbrella makes it easy to extend protection from on-premises security appliances to cloud controlled devices and sites.
Cisco Umbrella is suitable for small businesses without dedicated security professionals, as well as for multinational enterprises with complex environments.
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Reviews from Real Users
Cisco Umbrella stands out among its competitors for a number of reasons. Some of the major ones are its DNS-based protection, ability to protect users no matter where they are located, stability, and high performance.
Daniel B., a network specialist at Syswind Kft, writes, “We primarily use the solution as cloud security for our branches. It protects us from direct internet outbreaks. It makes for good flexibility. The solution is very easy to manage. We found the initial setup, for example, to be quite simple. Efficient protection on the DNS level and even higher. The sandboxing feature analyses and handles the complicated security risks.”
Victor M., SOC & Security Services Director at BEST, notes, “It provides security for the remote workers and it helps to improve enterprise security in a very easy way. We mainly enjoy web software protection capabilities. It prevents the end-users from getting into bad sites or sites that potentially could have malware or could be phishing. It helps end-users avoid the wrong sites. The solution works very smoothly. The user interface is good.”
Lookout for Work offers dead simple comprehensive mobile security, wrapped up in an app that employees actually want to put on their mobile devices. At the end of the day, strong security depends on adoption by end-users, so we’ve packed Lookout for Work with useful features that provide immediate and real value to employees.
Lookout for Work protects all devices— whether personal or company-owned— from security threats like malware and malicious links.
Sophos Mobile is a Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) and security solution that helps businesses spend less time and effort to manage and secure traditional and mobile endpoints. The only UEM solution that integrates natively with a leading next-gen endpoint security platform, Sophos Mobile supports management of Windows 10, macOS, iOS, and Android devices.
Lookout is ranked 12th in Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB) while Sophos Mobile is ranked 12th in Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) with 6 reviews. Lookout is rated 0.0, while Sophos Mobile is rated 6.8. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Sophos Mobile writes "AI-Synchronized Security, Central administration, Asset management, Remote Support, saves valuable time and resources for other projects ". Lookout is most compared with McAfee MVISION Mobile, Zimperium, Check Point Harmony Mobile, Wandera Threat Defense and Netskope CASB, whereas Sophos Mobile is most compared with Microsoft Intune, VMware Workspace ONE, Jamf Pro, ManageEngine Desktop Central and MobileIron UEM.
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