Dorak Holding, Turkey, Europe
Cyberoam Provides Comprehensive Reports to Dorak Holding
About Dorak Holding, Tourism
Dorak Holding was originated in 1971 with the
establishment of Dorak Tours which has been
actively furnishing services in tourism industry
by putting signature to remarkable and
significant projects throughout Turkey. The
company grew into an establishment of group
of companies by 2002 which turned into a
holding company by 2011.
Dorak Holding Co. embodies several
subsidiaries including travel agencies, overseas
sales offices, hotels, restaurants, as well as a
transportation fleet and a hot air balloon service
in Cappadocia. Dorak Holding also invested in
mining facilities and established a ceramic
factory in Cappadocia. Today, Dorak Holding
has grown out to be a prominent brand in
Turkish tourism sector with a dynamic team of
Cyberoam has engineered a simple, all in one UTM, that can help many organizations quickly provide secure Internet access, as well as setup remote access capabilities. The simplicity of the product is what we like the most.
Mr. Baki Cubuk
Being a leading player in the Turkish tourism sector, the Internet is used in Dorak
Holding on a daily basis. Right from inter-office mail communication to web surfing,
the Internet plays a key role in the day-to-day business activities for the organization.
“Logging and Reporting of the Internet and other network activities is a must for our
organization”, pointed out Mr. Baki Cubuk, the IT Administrator at Dorak Holding.
According to Mr. Cubuk, they faced the following issues:
Need for Reporting
Mr. Cubuk, highlighting the need for a reporting solution, quoted, “Logging and
Reporting issues were the primary concern for us”. He was looking for a solution that
could provide him with comprehensive logging, reporting and monitoring of the
According to him, Reporting is a very useful and a must-have feature as it helps an
organization in Forensic Analysis and Compliance Management.
The Cyberoam Solution
Dorak Holding looked into a number of top network security vendors including
WatchGuard, FortiGate, SonicWALL, Netsafe and NetASQ to address their business
needs. The search was for a solution that could provide them robust reporting, with
ease of use.
After careful evaluation of all the available options, they decided Cyberoam was the
best fit for them. They purchased a total of Eight (8) Cyberoam appliances including
One (1) CR 200i, One (1) CR 50iNG, and Two (2) units each of CR 50ia, CR 35ia and
CR 25ia. They deployed all Cyberoam appliances in Gateway mode
After deploying Cyberoam in the network, the benefits that they notice are:
- Perimeter Secured – Intrusions Eliminated
Cyberoam’s ICSA and Checkmark – dual certified Firewall offers stateful and deep-packet inspection, by protecting Dorak Holding’s internal networks from DoS attacks
and IP spoofing attacks.
Cyberoam’s Intrusion Prevention System has a customized database of over 4,500+
signatures that reach deeper than a Firewall and anti-virus to ensure second level
protection for the Dorak Holding’s network from blended threats, backdoor attempts
- On-appliance Reporting that does not slow down the solution
Cyberoam offers on-appliance reporting with
real-time logs and reports, saving the cost of
deploying a dedicated reporting solution. The
1,200+ in-depth reports offer real-time visibility
into user and network activities, helping
organizations to manage security, display
compliance and forensic analysis, unmatched
by any network security vendor till date.
Cyberoam reports include dynamic and
animated reports, in-line graphs, and country
The best thing about the feature is that despite
providing thousands of On-appliances reports,
it does not affect the performance of the
appliance. “On-Appliance Comprehensive
Reporting is one of Cyberoam’s most salient
features,” said Mr. Cubuk.
- Availability of Secured Remote Connectivity
Cyberoam’s VPN solution bridges the
geographical distance between the head office,
remote users, and the branch offices. It ensures
secure connectivity in a way that no invader
can tamper with the data by any means.
Its SSL VPN feature gives Mr. Cubuk the
flexibility to remotely connect with the System
for administration and management purposes.
Moreover, its VPN connection failover feature
offers continuous connectivity for IPSec
connections across multiple ISP gateways.
Mr. Cubuk said, “Cyberoam, with the help of
IPSec and SSL VPN, has improved our
communication and increased operational
efficiency of the organization”.
- Ease of User with Next-Generation GUI
Cyberoam UTM has incorporated the principles
of usability and Web 2.0 technology to provide
a GUI that is easy to use and lets the security
administrators feel in control. Given the
ubiquitous nature of UTMs in organizations, the
aim of this Next-Gen UI is to enable
administrators to deploy and configure
Cyberoam UTM rapidly and by themselves.
The GUI supports unified security by allowing
creation of rules for all security features – Anti-Malware, Anti-Spam, Intrusion Prevention
System, Bandwidth Management, Content
Filtering, and more, right from the Firewall Rule
- To Conclude
Mr. Cubuk happily said, “Cyberoam has engineered a simple, all in one UTM,
that can help many organizations quickly provide secure Internet access, as well
as setup remote access capabilities. The simplicity of the product is what we like