Check Point CloudGuard
Leveraging the Check Point Infinity Architecture, CloudGuard delivers shared intelligence and advanced threat prevention security to protect customer cloud services against the latest generation of sophisticated cyber-attacks. CloudGuard supports the broadest range of cloud infrastructures and applications giving customers the freedom to adopt a cloud strategy aligned to their exact needs without sacrificing security. Also, CloudGuard supports context sharing for dynamic policy updates as well as auto-provisioning, auto-scaling and one-click deployments to keep security aligned to the dynamic and agile nature of cloud-based services. The CloudGuard portfolio includes CloudGuard SaaS and CloudGuard IaaS, and seamlessly integrates with the largest number of cloud platforms and cloud-based applications.
CloudGuard SaaS is an industry-first security solution designed to provide advanced security and threat prevention for software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications, and uses a patent-pending technology that prevents account takeover as well as hacking of SaaS applications.
CloudGuard IaaS provides advanced Gen V threat prevention for all leading public and private cloud platforms including: Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure, Cisco ACI, OpenStack, VMware NSX, VMware Cloud on AWS, VMware ESX, Alibaba Cloud, KVM, Hyper-V and more.
Supporting leading network virtualization solutions such as VMware NSX and Cisco ACI, CloudGuard IaaS enhances native micro-segmentation to provide real-time proactive protections for East-West traffic inside virtual data centers. The Check Point ClouGuard Controller integrates with Cloud Orchestration Management platforms such as VMware NSX and vCenter, Cisco ACI, Open Stack and Nuage Networks from Nokia, allowing automated security service insertion, context sharing of security groups, tags and threat information as well as automated quarantine and remediation of infected VMs. CloudGuard IaaS gives customers complete traffic visibility and reporting in addition to proactive protection from even the most advanced threats within virtual network environments.
CloudGuard IaaS public cloud solutions seamlessly extend advanced security protections to leading public and hybrid cloud environments such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, VMware Cloud on AWS, and Google Cloud Platform. Flexible and expandable, CloudGuard IaaS fits the dynamic needs of cloud deployments to securely enable connectivity from enterprise networks to public and hybrid cloud infrastructures while inspecting all data entering and leaving private subnets in VPCs and VNets. Centrally managed by the gold-standard in security management, ClouGuard provides consistent security policy enforcement and full visibility across both on-premise and public cloud networks.
CloudGuard IaaS is also designed to support popular hypervisor technologies such as VMware ESX, Microsoft Hyper-V and KVM, delivering comprehensive security to protect dynamic virtualized environments from internal and external threats.
|Packaging||Virtual Appliance/VM ImageSoftware ApplicationXaaS(as a service)|
|Categories||Cloud and Virtualization > Other Cloud Infrastructure Solution|
Networking > Virtual Network Functions > Security, Policy, Identity, NAT
Security > Infrastructure Security, FW, IPS, DDoS
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