- Company (that provides the nominated product / solution / service): McAfee
- Website: https://www.mcafee.com/enterprise/en-us/solutions/cloud-security.html
- Company size (employees): 5,000 to 9,999
- Country: United States
- Type of solution: Software
- Approximate number of users worldwide: 30 Million
What other awards did this nomination receive in the previous 12 months?
Positioned as a Leader in the 2018 Gartner “Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers”
Recognized in the 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB), and has been rated by more IT professionals than any other CASB provider by a factor of nearly 2.5x as of October 26
Frost & Sullivan 2018 Global Enabling Technology Leadership Award for helping organizations accelerate their business in the cloud, while meeting data security, compliance and governance requirements
Positioned as a Top Player in the Radicati Group, Inc., Market Quadrant, 2018
Best Cloud Security Solution” at IT-SA 2018 from German IT publisher, IT-Verlag für Informationstechnik GmbH
In 3 bullets, summarize why this product or service is different from the competition and deserves recognition:
Visibility into data, context and user behavior: Provides visibility and control across all cloud services, employing a combination of API- and proxy-enabled approaches, with DLP policy that can be extended from devices to the cloud. This includes content scanning, logging and activity monitoring and threat and malware detection.
Centralized management: Delivers consistent and comprehensive management across public cloud services spanning the SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS spectrum, like Microsoft Office 365, Salesforce and Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Advanced Threat Protection: Protects against malware and external and insider threats through UEBA (User and Entity Behavior Analytics) driven by machine learning built for the scale and elasticity of cloud environments.
McAfee MVISION Cloud, part of the McAfee MVISION portfolio, is the first cloud access security broker (CASB) solution available to bring together data and threat protection across SaaS, IaaS, and PaaS. With MVISION cloud, organizations can securely take advantage of the cloud to accelerate their business.
Organizations use McAfee MVISION Cloud to mitigate cloud risk by fulfilling their shared security responsibility in the cloud. Key use cases include:
Enforcing data loss prevention (DLP) policies across data in the cloud.
Preventing unauthorized sharing of sensitive data to the wrong people.
Blocking sync/download of corporate data to personal devices.
Detecting compromised accounts, insider threats, and malware.
Encrypting cloud data with keys that only you can access.
Auditing the configuration of IaaS environments like AWS and Microsoft Azure.
Integration with McAfee Device Data Loss Prevention (DLP) provides universal data protection from device to cloud. This results in a seamless, unified data protection experience – minimizing data loss risks risk while maximizing business agility.