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October 13, 2008

Promising to replace a hodgepodge of security applications and appliances, entrepreneur Jay Chaudhry's new company offers security as a service.

September 11, 2008
Cloud computing, mobile workers and new gadgets all force security pros to rethink how they protect their data and systems outside their walls
September 11, 2008
Cloud-based security might be the best approach to meeting the needs of securing the enterprise around the fringe.
September 10, 2008
Trying to secure laptops, cell phones, PDAs and other mobile devices today is "terrifying," says Christopher Paidhrin, IT security and HIPAA compliance officer at Southwest Washington Medical Center. "End-point security is scarily immature."
September 09, 2008
Zscaler, provider of on-demand web security solutions, has launched. Founded by security veteran Jay Chaudhry, also the founder of CipherTrust and Air-Defense, the Santa Clara, Calif.-based company's offerings will seek to protect users, while allowing for the enforcement of business policy and the mitigation of risk.
September 03, 2008

Less than three months after her surprise resignation from Cisco, Jayshree Ullal has turned up at the board of security software-as-a-service company Zscaler. Ullal, who in May resigned from her job as senior VP of Cisco's Data Center.

August 04, 2008

Zscaler cloud filtering…intercepts all traffic coming in from or going out to the Web and "scrubs it" for content (and presumably communication) that violates company policy or is a security risk.

August 04, 2008

Zscaler enforces business policy, mitigates risk and provides functionality at a reduced cost.

August 04, 2008

Atlanta online security industry veteran Jay Chaudhry has launched a new company - Zscaler - in Santa Clara, Calif. “We are not taking existing Web proxies, s them in a data center, and calling it a in-the-cloud service,” Chaudhry said in a release.

August 04, 2008

Zscaler imposes security policy as defined by customers and logs security activity for reporting and forensic analysis by customers. The service provides antivirus and antispyware, and can block the activity of bots, peer-to-peer networks, malicious content and phishing, the company said.

August 04, 2008

Zscaler’s idea is to relieve companies of the tiresome and costly burden of managing Web filtering and security on their own servers. Instead, the cloud-based service, which is rented to companies by the month, acts like a Web proxy, intercepting all incoming and outbound HTTP traffic from employees and scrubbing it for malware and online activity that violates company policy.

August 04, 2008
Zscaler provides global filtering of all Web traffic in the cloud, from malicious software to policy violations.
August 04, 2008

SaaS alleviates a lot of the problems of buying equipment, dealing with capital budgets and dealing with the hassles of managing and maintaining equipment.