Question - What is Forcepoint security portal?

Answered by: Irene Lewis  |  Category: General  |  Last Updated: 29-06-2022  |  Views: 1445  |  Total Questions: 14

It develops and markets cybersecurity software to prevent employees from viewing inappropriate or malicious content, or leaking confidential data. It also sells firewall, cloud access, and cross-domain IT security products. Forcepoint was founded in 1994 as an IT reseller called NetPartners. Forcepoint Web Security Cloud is a flexible web protection solution that provides fine-tuned control over your users' web access, while providing comprehensive protection against web threats such as viruses, malware, data loss, and phishing attacks. You can bypass the Websense filters by using a web proxy website to mask your web browsing and access the blocked websites. Go to a webpage that hosts a web proxy list such TopBits, Proxy. org or Proxy Roll. Click on a web proxy link from the list. Forcepoint Web Security Cloud operates as a proxy server for HTTP and HTTPS traffic, as well as FTP over HTTP. This allows the cloud service to apply filtering rules and perform content scanning, providing protection against security threats, data loss, and inappropriate content. Forcepoint DLP Endpoint protects roaming users against Advanced Threats and data theft on and off your network in an easy-to-use solution. Advanced technologies help you quickly identify and protect sensitive data and provide actionable forensic insight into attacks on endpoint devices on or off network.

https://www.websense.com/content/support/library/endpoint/v82/ep_end_user/first.aspx

Your organization uses Forcepoint endpoint solutions to protect you and other users against advanced web-based threats and data theft while on and off the corporate network. This icon means TRITON AP-ENDPOINT DLP (Data Loss Prevention) is protecting you and your organization.

https://www.websense.com/content/support/library/deployctr/v76/dic_wsg_sw.aspx

Websense Web Security Gateway software consists of components that work together to monitor Internet requests, log activity, apply Internet usage filters, and report on activity. Websense software is highly-distributable, providing the flexibility to scale a deployment to suit your needs.

https://www.techopedia.com/definition/29303/secure-web-gateway

A secure Web gateway is a type of security solution that prevents unsecured traffic from entering an internal network of an organization. It is used by enterprises to protect their employees/users from accessing and being infected by malicious Web traffic, websites and virus/malware.

https://www.websense.com/content/support/library/deployctr/v76/dic_wcg.aspx

Websense Content Gateway (Content Gateway) is a Linux-based, high-performance Web proxy and cache that provides real-time content scanning and Web site classification to protect network computers from malicious Web content while controlling employee access to dynamic, user-generated Web 2. 0 content.

https://www.compuville.ca/web-defense/

Web Defence is a fast cloud-based web protection service which works the same for all staff, no matter their location. All web browsing passes through the Web Defence System before reaching your PC, laptop or mobile device. Highly performing, scalable service based in Canada & US data centers.

https://www.forcepoint.com/sites/default/files/resources/files/brochure_forcepoint_dlp_endpoint_en.p

Forcepoint DLP Endpoint protects roaming users against Advanced Threats and data theft on and off your network in an easy-to-use solution. Advanced technologies help you quickly identify and protect sensitive data and provide actionable forensic insight into attacks on endpoint devices on or off network.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-websense-m-a-raytheon-idUSKBN0N901O20150418

Raytheon to acquire Websense for $1. 9 billion: sources. (Reuters) - U. S. arms maker Raytheon Co (RTN. N) has agreed to buy Websense Inc from private equity firm Vista Equity Partners LLC, in a deal that values the network security company at $1. 9 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter.

https://www.websense.com/content/support/library/shared/v75/web_dlp/webdlp.aspx

The Web DLP (Data Loss Prevention) functionality included in Web Security Gateway Anywhere is able to detect and block such leaks- even if the connection is encrypted. The Websense PreciseID technology provides accurate fingerprinting of content to support this process.

https://www.forcepoint.com/product/url-filtering

Forcepoint URL Filtering is an easy-to-deploy, transparent filter and security solution that avoids the complexity of a proxy gateway. It's equipped with more than 120 security and web filtering categories, hundreds of web application and protocol controls, and 60-plus reports with customization and role-based access.

https://www.websense.com/content/support/library/web/hosted/admin_guide/ssl_bypass.aspx

The SSL Decryption Bypass option enables you to define specific websites that are not subject to decryption as they flow through the proxy. Some websites may include personal identification information that should not be decrypted. End users can still access these sites using HTTP and authenticate successfully.

Select "Category sets" on the left panel, and select "Never block. " Click "Save all" to save the changes. Close Websense. This disables Websense and allows unrestricted access to all websites and material.

https://www.websense.com/content/support/library/deployctr/v76/uninst_ep.aspx

Go to Start > Control Panel > Add/Remove Programs. The Add/Remove Programs screen is displayed. Scroll down the list of installed programs, select Websense Endpoint and click Remove. Click Yes in the confirmation message asking if you sure you want to delete the Websense Endpoint.

https://www.websense.com/content/support/library/data/v82/help/bypass%20ep%20client.aspx

In the Data Security manager, select Main > Status > Endpoint Status. Select the endpoint you want to disable. Click Bypass Endpoint. In the Bypass Endpoint window, enter the bypass ID supplied by the end user.

https://www.goguardian.com/blog/technology/how-students-bypass-school-web-filters-and-how-to-stop-th

Proxy Websites. Probably one of the oldest methods of bypassing web filters, proxy websites enable users to anonymously connect to websites through outside servers. VPNs. VPNS or Virtual Private Networks, work as a tunnel between two devices. Browser Extensions. Stolen Passwords. Firefox from USB. Changing Network Proxies.