TechValidate Research on Cisco Umbrella

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Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

We previously used proxies. These added a significant administrative overhead due to apps/sites not working. Also, these only proxied 80/443, whereas Umbrella protects everything at the DNS level.

David Noble, IT Systems Analyst, Arup Group Limited

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella shines brightest in the realm of newly seen/created domains. Umbrella’s approach helps to prevent vulnerabilities other products are unable to detect.

BRIAN GORHAM, IT Vice President, Principle IT Services

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

We’ve seen a malware reduction with Umbrella.

IT Project Manager, Large Enterprise Professional Services Company

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella is an important part of our defense in depth strategy and part of our security monitoring and response. It gives us protection at the DNS level and the ability to report and query for specific events, which supports investigations. We also use it to block malicious/suspicious sites discovered.

Jeff Bell, Chief Information Security Officer, Caretech Solutions

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

The Umbrella solution has allowed us to extend our security solutions, improving our business competitiveness.

Alessandro Tani, IT Architect, Sedoc Digital Group

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Deploying Umbrella has allowed me to improve our overall security posture by blocking threats at all phases of the cyber kill chain.

Security Manager, Large Enterprise Consumer Products Company

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella helps protect our users from malware infections which reduces downtime for our users.

IT Administrator, Large Enterprise Automotive & Transport Company

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella has prevented a significant number of users from inadvertently connecting to a variety of malicious sites, whether phishing sites collecting credentials or malware hosting servers. This has greatly reduced our risk of hackers gaining a point of entry and that is vital.

Michael Morrison, IT Director, The Annenberg Foundation

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella immediately stopped crypto malware from infecting our systems.

IT Manager, Medium Enterprise Agriculture Company

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Utilizing Umbrella’s platform has saved us numerous times from phishing attacks. Our biggest win was seeing the ‘WannaCry’ malware being stopped by not permitting users to go to ‘new’ websites.

Damon Bagley, Information Security Officer, Living Spaces

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella allows all internet traffic to be checked against known malicious sites and provides reporting for potentially infected machines.

Jim Reed, IT Manager, Trillium Health Resources

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Today a multilayered security approach is a necessity and deploying Umbrella was almost zero effort and provides instant protection at the DNS layer with no CAPEX requirements. All of this with the backing of a venerable tech giant on the leading edge of internet security.

Blaine Crawford, Director of IT, C.W. Driver, LLC

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella has become a critical layer of our security model and has given us great confidence that our DNS queries will be protected.

Dave Cooper, Network Engineering, CoVantage Credit Union

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella helps by stopping staff from accessing malicious websites. The reporting has enabled us to target specific systems for investigation.

IT Manager, State & Local Government

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

With Umbrella, we’ve gained better visibility into daily internet utilization and with the information gleaned from the statistics gathered, we’re able to custom tailor policies which allow us to get more effective use out of our internet infrastructure, and affords us a more productive staff.

James Forshag, Network Administrator, Acadian Ambulance Service, Inc.

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella reduced access to malicious sites so quickly, we noticed the difference in about 2 days. It also improved the moral and the psychology of the organization. Infecting one’s computer and acting like a victim has almost completely stopped.

Engineer, Medium Enterprise Computer Services Company

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella has given us an additional layer of web filtering enforcement.

IT Specialist, Global 500 Pharmaceuticals Company

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella has given us visibility into our DNS traffic that we’ve never had before, enabling us to quickly respond to malware, command-and-control attacks, and more.

Brandon Wood, Information Security Officer, University of Alaska Anchorage

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

The visibility into our DNS traffic allowed us to spot malicious traffic that we weren’t even aware of. We didn’t think we had many issues until we started seeing the results from Umbrella.

Senior IT Architect, Educational Institution

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

We have been all in with Cisco security tools and management. It really has improved our overall security including the Umbrella piece.

Chief Information Security Officer, Large Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

We feel more secure and protected by enforcing Cisco Umbrella. It also helped us to meet our HIPAA compliance objectives.

IT Architect, Medium Enterprise Health Care Company

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

With Umbrella, we’ve been able to reduce malware, ransomware and phishing attacks.

Peter Manly, Founder and President, Akamai Systems Consulting, Inc.

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

With Umbrella, we’ve had no malware intrusions over the past two years and gained full logging of all DNS traffic and valuable GDPR information.

Network Administrator, Medium Enterprise Wholesale Distribution Company

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Having everything in a single pane of glass with Umbrella allows us to bring resolution to issues in a much quicker fashion.

Network Administrator, Medium Enterprise Food Company

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

In replacing Blue Coat with Umbrella, our staff has gained time to work on other projects because we saw such time savings moving away from Blue Coat.

IT Manager, Non-Profit

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella has cut down our malware events by a significant amount.

Roger Crawford, IT Manager, Agrivision Group

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella essentially stops the proliferation of malware on our network. By preventing communication back to command and control nodes we are able to remove malware and erase infections without them replicating faster than we can clean.

Timothy Burger, IT Director, Bergen Community College

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Umbrella provides us with advanced security and logging for devices on and off the corporate network.

Senior IT Architect, Small Business Computer Services Company

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

Working towards GDPR and ISO 27001, tools like Umbrella help us meet our compliance requirements for both.

Chief Information Security Officer, Large Enterprise Health Care Company

Cisco Umbrella Customer Testimonial

With Umbrella, we were immediately able to show the value back to the business by blocking requests to malicious requests. We are still in the process of implementation, but we will also be able to eliminate other devices in the network which will save us on maintenance and support.

Network Engineering, Medium Enterprise Computer Software Company




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