The 11 Best Browser Security Platforms to Consider in 2022
The editors of Solutions Review have compiled this list of the best browser security platforms to consider at the enterprise level.
Browser security as part of a cybersecurity suite is nothing new. Browser security as its own dedicated platform? For companies ? It’s a whole new beast. Fortunately, these vendors recognize one of the most often overlooked entry points into enterprise security and have made browser security the focal point of their platform. Whether it’s its own dedicated corporate browser, a browser isolation console, or a general-purpose extension that works with your browser of choice without having to run a separate app, these are the best Browser security solutions to consider at the enterprise level in 2022.
Suppliers are listed in alphabetical order. While a number of vendors offer browser security as part of a suite, the following vendors were selected because their solution is a standalone product or at least capable of being deployed separately from a larger suite.
The 11 Best Browser Security Platforms in 2022
The description: Silo provides secure web access anytime, anywhere, policy-driven and protected by rigorous controls. By moving the exploit surface away from potential risk points, Silo establishes reliable access to the web. Silo does not require investment in infrastructure; its ability to easily scale allows IT to focus on solving business problems, not managing procurement. And Silo can be used as a standalone native app, in-browser, or embedded into any workflow using APIs, allowing IT to define a specific experience for users.
Platform: Cloudflare Browser Isolation
Related products: Cloudflare Zero Trust
The description: Cloudflare Browser Isolation is a Zero Trust browsing service. It runs in the cloud away from your networks and endpoints, isolating devices from attacks. Zero Trust Browsing prevents malicious code on unclassified, risky, or even low-risk sites from infecting user devices. Set remote browser isolation policies from the same management dashboard where you manage application access, DNS/HTTP filtering, and more. Stop data loss and phishing by monitoring user actions (keyboarding, copying, printing, uploading/downloading) in risky apps or sites.
Platform: Garrison ULTRA
The description: Garrison ULTRA is a browser isolation solution based on hardsec-based technology. Garrison’s platform combines user experience, scalability, ease of deployment, and the ability to seamlessly integrate with your infrastructure. It works directly with your Chrome or Edge browser on PC and Mac, or with the free downloadable Garrison app. Garrison ULTRA eliminates cyber threats while providing full web access without putting your organization’s sensitive data and systems at risk.
Platform: Honeywell Enterprise Browser
The description: The Honeywell Enterprise Browser allows businesses to run standard web applications and browse web content from a controlled environment. Enterprise Browser is a locked down browser with isolation capabilities. Each connection is “sandboxed” in its own process, resulting in a safer browsing experience. The enterprise browser allows connection to/from only isolated points within the public and private cloud. This sandboxed environment maintains end-user productivity and ensures endpoint security while providing device management.
Platform: Island Enterprise Browser
The description: The Island Enterprise browser is built on Chromium, the same open source project that powers Chrome, Edge, and other mainstream browsers. This means it looks, feels and behaves exactly as your users expect it to. Island Enterprise Browser provides a comprehensive forensic audit record of all activity with granular control over the depth of what is captured by user, device type, application, and location. Island even captures events and information as granular as copy/paste, screenshots, printing, recording, and custom information, which can be easily viewed as built-in dashboards, reports, or exported to your current aggregation platform. And where data protection and privacy concerns are needed, Island can anonymize all data to help you meet those requirements. Forensic audit logging in Island introduces a whole new dimension of information security telemetry to enrich your existing efforts.
The description: LayerX is a browser-independent security platform delivered as a lightweight extension that aggregates all activity data for monitoring and risk analysis purposes to ensure safe access and browsing. This means that LayerX protects your entire browser ecosystem as-is, without forcing your users to switch, fully or partially, to a new browser. With LayerX, security teams configure activity policies to prevent risky user activities in the browser that can put apps, devices, and data at risk of compromise or data loss. Once an activity policy is activated, the LayerX cloud service passes it to the extension which performs the actual enforcement on the browser. The extension has three functionalities: processing activity data and reports to the cloud service, receiving policies from the cloud service and applying them, and analyzing risks with the cloud service. Layer X integrates with identity management tools and zero-trust access systems to ensure minimal overhead for security teams and efficient use of their time.
Platform: ManageEngine Plus Browser Security
The description: Browser Security Plus is an enterprise browser security tool that helps IT administrators manage and secure browsers on networks. It allows them to gain visibility into browser usage trends, harden browser settings, control browser extensions and plug-ins, lock down corporate browsers, and ensure compliance with stipulated browser security standards. All of this helps administrators protect their networks from cyberattacks, such as phishing attacks, waterhole attacks, ransomware, viruses, and Trojans.
Platform: Perception Point Advanced Browser Security
The description: Perception Point’s web security solution transforms the security of your native Chrome and Edge browsers. Advanced Browser Security isolates, detects and remediates all malicious web threats. It also protects access to sensitive corporate web applications from unmanaged and third-party endpoints, preventing data loss by design. The Advanced Browser Security platform combines advanced detection of all web threats, including phishing, malware, ransomware and APTs, managed IR service, and strong web browsing and access isolation. applications to protect against external and internal threats.
The description: The Seraphic Platform is an extension that provides enterprise-grade browser security
on any browser. Seraphic enables secure browsing for your employees and contractors, working from their work or personal devices, to protect corporate assets while providing advanced governance and policy enforcement. Seraphic offers a lightweight browser agent that is easily and transparently distributed, protecting your employees’ browser against exploits (including zero-days), social engineering attacks (including spear phishing), and exploitation. web application vulnerabilities (such as CSRF/XSS) and other web-based attacks, while providing your security team with unique execution telemetry and enabling advanced governance and policy enforcement capabilities.
Platform: SlashNext Browser Protection
The description: SlashNext protects Windows, Mac, Chrome OS and Linux users against phishing and malicious browser extensions, regardless of the attack vector used: email, ads, social networks, search, collaboration platforms, etc. SlashNext Browser Protection comes as cloud-based browser extensions available for all major desktop browsers. No network traffic or personally identifiable information leaves the browser, so PII and user privacy remain safe.
The description: TalonWork is a Chromium-based browser that isolates web traffic locally on the endpoint, delivering a responsive, native user experience. TalonWork integrates with popular identity providers to streamline user onboarding and policy enforcement. Talon is designed to bring security to managed and unmanaged devices, regardless of location, device type, or operating system. TalonWork provides comprehensive monitoring of all work-related web browsing without affecting the privacy of your staff or third parties. TalonWork audits user activities in SaaS and web applications to meet security and compliance requirements.