Indonesia’s leading ISP, CBN and Zscaler partner to deliver “clean-pipes” to enterprises, SMBs and consumers

Jakarta And San Francisco, April 15, 2010

CBN, Indonesia’s leading ISP and Zscaler Inc., the market leader in cloud-delivered, multi-tenant Security as a Service, today announced that CBN has chosen to partner with Zscaler to offer web security as a service to Enterprise, Small & Medium Business, and Retail customers. This service will protect CBN’s customers from malicious content and threats arising from internet usage.

“With growing adoption of Web 2.0, our customers are using the majority of their internet bandwidth to go to the web. Unfortunately, most of the threats and malicious content today that our customers are exposed to also come from web access.  Zscaler’s industry leading advanced security technologies are best suited to provide a safe computing environment for our customers”, said Sugiharto Darmakusuma, CBN Chief Commercial Officer.

Zscaler’s service scales to hundreds of thousands of users. Using a global cloud infrastructure, Zscaler protects users irrespective of where they work from, transparently enforcing security and policies while providing real-time reporting. With no hardware or software to install, Zscaler’s cloud-based solution makes it operationally simple for CBN to roll out security services to customers.

“We are delighted that CBN has chosen Zscaler – this is a significant partnership” said Joy Ghosh, Managing Director, Zscaler, Asia Pacific. “We now see maximum damage arising out of attacks that are launched by compromising legitimate websites, search engine optimization, exploiting browser vulnerabilities and by persistent threats that work in stealth mode. Most recent high profile attacks have used at least one of these techniques to propagate. Our advanced security technologies prevent these type of threats from reaching end user machines.”

The service will be offered immediately to all users of CBN on a subscription basis.

About CBN

Founded in 1995 as one of the pioneers ISP in Indonesia, and growing ever since then as the market leader, CBN continues to work hard to achieve its mission to be “The Brand You Can Trust”. CBN possesses NAP (Network Access Provider) license, allowing us to obtain International upstream directly, thus improving reliability and stability over our network. CBN has direct connections to international bandwidth and content providers through submarine communications cable line. In Indonesia, CBN has also established direct connections to Indonesia Internet Exchange (IIX), Open IXP, and some private peering to other Local ISPs & Content Providers. We offer wide range of services to meet both individuals and corporate needs. For more information, visit us at www.cbn.net.id



About Zscaler

Zscaler is revolutionizing Internet security with the industry’s first Security as a Service platform. As the most innovative firm in the $35 billion security market, Zscaler is used by more than 5,000 leading organizations, including 50 of the Fortune 500. Zscaler ensures that more than 15 million users worldwide are protected against cyber attacks and data breaches while staying fully compliant with corporate and regulatory policies.

Zscaler is a Gartner Magic Quadrant leader for Secure Web Gateways and delivers a safe and productive Internet experience for every user, from any device and from any location — 100% in the cloud. With its multi-tenant, distributed cloud security platform, Zscaler effectively moves security into the internet backbone, operating in more than 100 data centers around the world and enabling organizations to fully leverage the promise of cloud and mobile computing with unparalleled and uncompromising protection and performance. Zscaler delivers unified, carrier-grade internet security, next generation firewall, web security, sandboxing/advanced persistent threat (APT) protection, data loss prevention, SSL inspection, traffic shaping, policy management and threat intelligence—all without the need for on-premise hardware, appliances or software. To learn more, visit us at www.zscaler.com.


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