Microsoft Forefront - Threat Management Gateway 2010 Datasheet


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Microsoft Forefront - Threat Management Gateway 2010 Datasheet

  1. 1. Secure Web Gateway for Corporate Networks Microsoft® Forefront™ Better Protection Against cloud-based URL filtering technologies that can be used to monitor or block Threat Management Gateway 2010 is a secure Web-Based Threats employee Web usage. Web gateway that Forefront TMG 2010 protects employees n The management console, which enables employees to from Web-based threats by integrating offers both local and remote policy multiple layers of security into an easy-to- management for servers. use the Internet safely manage solution. Deployed on corporate and productively without n A management server (included with networks as a unified gateway, Forefront worrying about malware Forefront TMG Enterprise Edition), which TMG 2010 inspects Web traffic at the and other threats. To network, application, and content layers to enables the creation of enterprise-wide help block the latest help ensure a single, consistent Web policy. policies that can be assigned to an array Web-based threats, it In addition to comprehensive protection, of servers. provides multiple layers it also helps improve firewall performance Forefront TMG 2010 can scale performance of continuously updated by offloading processor-intensive functions when administrators cluster multiple protections including like inspection for malware. gateways or deploy Forefront TMG 2010 URL filtering, malware The secure Web gateway solution includes at individual sites. It can easily be deployed inspection, and intrusion four components: in two modes: as a standalone server to prevention. deliver maximum performance, or as a n The Forefront TMG 2010 server, virtualized machine that can be combined which provides multiple inspection with other applications to reduce technologies, including application- hardware costs. com/forefront/tmg and network-layer firewall, intrusion prevention, and malware filtering to keep users safe from Web-based attacks. Key Benefits and Features It connects to the Forefront TMG Web Forefront TMG 2010 delivers Protection Service* for URL filtering and comprehensive protection against Web- Forefront Threat Management anti-malware updates. based threats, integrated into a unified Gateway (TMG) 2010 is designed n Forefront TMG Web Protection Service, gateway that reduces the cost and to increase the security of which delivers anti-malware updates and simplifies the complexity of Web security. corporate Web usage by: provides a real-time connection to n Preventing malware outbreaks caused by inadvertent employee visits to malicious sites or by downloads of infected files. n Enforcing a consistent Web Forefront TMG security policy for application Forefront TMG Web Protection Service protection, malware Reputation Providers inspection, and URL filtering through integration with Forefront TMG Web URL filtering in TMG Web Protection Service aggregates data from multiple providers. Protection Service. * Forefront TMG Web Protection Service is licensed separately on a subscription basis.
  2. 2. Comprehensive protection Delivers core network Integrated security protection features Blocks malicious sites more effectively Delivers a single source for Includes and builds on the proven Uses aggregated data from multiple Web security network protection technologies URL filtering vendors and the antiphishing Combines URL filtering, reputation of Microsoft Internet Security and and anti-malware technologies that also services, intrusion prevention, Web proxy, Acceleration Server 2006, the previous protect Internet Explorer 8 users. The application- and network-layer firewalls, version of Forefront TMG 2010. This highly accurate categorization of Web and anti-malware and HTTP/HTTPS enables you to deploy a perimeter firewall sites also blocks sites that may violate inspection on a single server. and deploy a secure gateway for such corporate policies. applications as Microsoft Exchange Server Reduces costs Prevents exploitation of vulnerabilities and Microsoft SharePoint®. Provides caching to improve the user Includes integrated intrusion prevention Extends enforcement to encrypted experience and reduce bandwidth costs. technology that protects against browser- Web traffic The ability to deploy Forefront TMG 2010 based and other vulnerabilities, including as a virtual machine gives you ways to save Looks inside users’ SSL-encrypted Web browser plug-in exploits. on hardware expenditures. traffic—traffic that goes uninspected Catches Web-based malware through a firewall. Within these encrypted Leverages existing infrastructure sessions, Forefront TMG 2010 can detect investments Provides highly accurate malware possible malware as well as control Simplifies authentication and policy detection with a scanning engine that employee access to sites that violate enforcement by integrating with Active combines generic signatures and heuristic corporate policy. Directory®. For example, Forefront technologies to proactively catch variants without specific signatures. TMG 2010 simplifies HTTPS inspection by distributing its certificate via Active Directory. It also leverages the Windows® Unified Web security interface Update infrastructure to enable quick distribution of new protections to all Forefront TMG servers. Simplified management Centralizes management in a single, easy to-use console Enables administrators to create and manage all Web security functions across distributed environments from a single console. Delivers comprehensive custom reports Generates Web security reports quickly and facilitates easy customization to meet business-specific reporting needs. It also integrates with Microsoft SQL Server Express or SQL Server infrastructure for creating custom reports. For more information about Forefront Threat Management The Forefront TMG 2010 management console simplifies policy creation. Gateway 2010, visit http://www. System Requirements Forefront TMG 2010 requires a server with a 64-bit processor and, at minimum, the following: 2 processor cores, 2 GB of RAM, 2.5 GB available hard drive space, one compatible Network Interface Card, and a local hard disk partition formatted in NTFS. Supports Windows Server® 2008 SP2 or Windows Server 2008 R2. ©2010 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. This document is for informational purposes only. MICROSOFT MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN THIS SUMMARY.