Super General Company, UAE, Middle East
Super General Company satisfied with Cyberoam’s Checkmark Certified Content Filtering solution
About Super General Company, Retail

Super General Company was established in 1987 to develop 'SUPER GENERAL' brand business. The Company recognized a need in and around the UAE, for comprehensive product line-ups of consumer electronics and appliances in the value for money segment of the market. This recognition led to the introduction of a full range of home entertainment and white goods under the brand name 'SUPER GENERAL'.

The range of products includes refrigerators, freezers, washing machines, air-conditioner, cooking ranges, digital products, TVs and DVD / VCD players. Following its distribution and marketing success, Super General Company extended its services to retailing. Today it operates Two (2) of the best showrooms in Dubai and Sharjah selling a wide range of products.


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Cyberoam proved to be quite effective in solving issues related to Content Filtering. With Cyberoam’s Web and Application Filtering, we can tweak filtering policies to suit our needs and eliminate traffic to undesirable websites.

Mr. Jayarajan MP
System Administrator
Super General Company


Explaining the requirement of a Content Filtering solution, Mr. Jayarajan MP, the System Administrator at Super General Company said, “We required an easy-to-configure security solution with good Content Filtering abilities”.

The issues that they faced were:

Absence of Web Filtering solution

Mr. Jayarajan wanted to provide a safe Internet experience for all their staff. Hence, the need for reasonable and effective measures to control access to the Internet was a necessity. Clearly, for Super General Company , content filtering was one of the foremost factors when deciding on a security solution, which was required to protect the staff from accessing unproductive or dangerous websites.

In case of blended threats, Mr. Jayarajan was looking for a solution that could block all unauthorized upload/download over the Internet. He desired that all Phishing, Pharming and malicious Websites must be blocked. To summarize, he needed a strong and flexible solution that would cater to the organization’s need for content filtering and provide them with total visibility of all Internet activity.

The Cyberoam Solution

Super General Company was in search of a solution that could provide them with effortless Content Filtering. After looking through a number of established Internet security solutions, Mr. Jayarajan found Cyberoam’s Checkmark Certified Web and Application filtering capabilities of top class. He purchased One (1) CR 100iNG and deployed the Appliance in Gateway mode at their office in Dubai.

  • Network Barricaded

    Cyberoam’s ICSA and Checkmark certified firewall provides granular access controls over Internet traffic and the network resources. The Firewall scans each data packet entering the network and decides whether it should be permitted or discarded. Coupled with Intrusion Prevention module, Cyberoam network security solution can counter any Denial of Service attack. With a comprehensive database of 4,500+ IPS signatures, the organization’s network is now well protected from several variants of spyware attacks, spoofing and DoS attacks in addition to keyloggers, Trojans and more.

  • Best-of-breed Web and Application Filtering

    Cyberoam’s Web Filtering solution filters out all the undesirable content with its comprehensive database of 89+ categories, protecting employees from unproductive and harmful content on the Internet. In addition, it blocks all malware-laden sites, P2P, IMs, illegal audio, video, streaming media and other bandwidth intensive download.

    Mr. Jayarajan has created group-based filtering policies to regulate the content accessed over the Internet.

    Cyberoam’s Application Filtering provides granular visibility and control over 2,000+ key applications. It classifies applications based on their risk level, characteristics and technology, offering granular controls. It further helps Mr. Jayarajan to have a complete knowledge on which applications are being accessed within the company network and by which employee, irrespective of their ports and protocols.

    Mr. Jayarajan said, “Cyberoam’s Web and Application Filtering solution has fulfilled our basic requirement. It has seamlessly blocked the non-productive web sites and harmful content, increasing overall productivity”.

  • To Conclude

    “Cyberoam proved to be quite effective in solving issues related to Content Filtering. With Cyberoam’s Web and Application Filtering, we can tweak filtering policies to suit our needs and eliminate traffic to undesirable websites”, said Mr. Jayarajan.