CloudLock and Zscaler Join Forces to Extend Cloud-Native Cybersecurity

By CIOReview | Thursday, February 25, 2016

FREMONT, CA: CloudLock, a cloud security solutions provider has announced a strategic partnership with Zscaler, an internet security solutions provider to offer both the company’s customers a full range of cloud native solutions for enhanced cloud security. Further, the companies together facilitate application risk assessment to efficiently identify and eliminate risk-inducing cloud shadow applications.

The combined solution delivers unprecedented cyberthreat defense and security control across on-premises and cloud environments, with an integrated cloud security platform.

Zscaler’s cloud security platform offers full inline and advanced persistent threat protection to guard applications against cyber attacks and data breaches. The company delivers unified, carrier-grade internet security, data loss prevention, SSL decryption, traffic shaping, policy management and threat intelligence -- all without the need for on-premise hardware, appliances or software.

Serving as a Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB), CloudLock offers Cloud Cybersecurity platform that helps organizations securely leverage cloud apps they buy and build with uncompromising performance. It also enables efficient risk mitigation for crowdsourced-based applications by providing remediation steps in real-time based on crowdsourced intelligence.

The integrated solution delivers best-of-breed cloud-native security solution with deep and dynamic security policy management and response actions that adjust risk profiles. The solution also delivers a unified view into risk attributes for all cloud applications being used within an organization, both on and off-network.

Jay Chaudhry, CEO of Zscaler notes that CloudLock’s CASB solution augments Zscaler’s cloud firewall, sandbox and secure web gateway to provide customers with a comprehensive solution to embrace the cloud.

"Zscaler and CloudLock share a common vision of a cloud-native, SaaS-centric cybersecurity world that creates a safe and productive environment for any user. Our partnership with Zscaler is a key initiative to bring full-scale cloud security to our mutual customers and is just the beginning of the innovative projects we have planned together," said Gil Zimmermann, CEO and Co-Founder of CloudLock.