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