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proxy server

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(Computer Science) computing a computer that acts as an intermediary between a client machine and a server, caching information to save access time
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The joint Vontu-Blue Coat Systems solution uses an SG appliance from Blue Coat Systems, with SSL Proxy technology, enabling data loss to be monitored and managed through encrypted web sessions.
Blue Coat recently announced the new SSL proxy functionality for its appliance platform to finally bring visibility into--and granular control over--SSL communications between internal corporate employees and external Internet applications.
The appliance, with SSL proxy functionality, terminates application protocols and provides IT with the power to define, enforce and audit intelligent policy controls over user/application interactions.
The SSL proxy blade sells for $13,800, which is not exactly cheap even though it does mean that other blades do not have to work so hard doing SSL encryption and can therefore do other work.
firewalls, application acceleration) must act as a SSL proxy to decrypt and re-encrypt the traffic, Streamcore's SSL classification engine does not intercept or modify SSL traffic and is non-intrusive.
The presentation, titled "Reverse Engineering of 'Secure' HTTP APIs with an SSL Proxy," focuses on a common (but insecure) method of securing HTTP APIs with SSL and how a malicious user may exploit this.
According to the company, Blue Coat's Skype control makes use of its recently introduced SSL proxy technology, which enables visibility and control of encrypted Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) communications between internal enterprise users and external Internet applications.
Blue Coat Systems Inc (Nasdaq:BCSI), a provider of proxy appliances, announced on Wednesday (9 November) new SSL proxy functionality for its ProxySG platform.
The bundles include Blue Coat([R]) ProxySG([R]) and ProxyAV([R]) appliances, Blue Coat WebFilter, Blue Coat Reporter and Blue Coat ProxyClient[TM] products, Blue Coat SSL proxy, Kaspersky Labs Anti-Malware software and three years hardware and software support.
Netronome SSL Inspector Appliance - The world's fastest transparent SSL proxy allows network security appliances to gain access to the context of encrypted communications.
Blue Coat SG appliances have unique SSL proxy technology for inspecting and controlling encrypted traffic in addition to HTTP, FTP and other protocols.