Protect data and
networks from internal
You’ve spent millions keeping your data safe from hackers
outside the organization. But thanks to the popularity of small
data storage devices such as USB ﬂash drives, MP3 players and
PDAs, it’s now easier to steal data from the inside than it is to
break in to your IT systems across the internet.
DeviceWall® from Centennial Securing data in transit Total visibility
Software helps protect your data, Nearly two-thirds of all USB drives are You can’t manage security if you
both on and off the network, by: lost by their owners. Without the right can’t see what’s being connected
protection, what’s to stop that data to the network, what ﬁles are being
preventing the transfer of
ending up in the wrong hands? accessed and how the security policy
ﬁles to or from unauthorized
is being applied.
portable devices DeviceWall can automatically
encrypt all data copied to authorized DeviceWall provides complete
automatically encrypting data
storage devices such as USB ﬂash visibility of all user and administrator
copied to approved devices
drives. Using the latest Blowﬁsh and actions, recording everything from
providing complete visibility AES 256-bit ciphers, DeviceWall individual device connections to
of device and ﬁle accesses ensures that even if data is lost in the most popular ﬁles read from or
transit, it won’t create a costly and copied to portable devices. A full
Maintaining the integrity embarrassing security breach. audit trail of administrator actions
of the network completes the range of forensics
available. (See reporting factsheet
Whether it’s an opportunist taking DeviceWall prevents the
for more information).
documents to a competitor or a unwanted connection of all
well-meaning employee copying an common device types Regardless of whether the device
infected ﬁle to the network, leaving is connected locally or wirelessly, if
portable device use unchecked is an the PC is on the corporate network
invitation to disaster. or ofﬂine, DeviceWall constantly
manages device connections to
DeviceWall prevents the unwanted
ensure the integrity of your network
transfer of data to or from portable
is not compromised.
devices by automatically enforcing
security policies based on a user’s Through it’s combination of strong
legitimate need to access speciﬁc security and ﬂexible management
device types. User access can be capabilities, DeviceWall prevents
blocked, limited to read-only or both malicious and accidental security
left unrestricted according to the breaches, keeping data safe, both on
individual’s security privileges and and off the network.
device type in use.
Advanced device granularity Super-strength encryption
DeviceWall can manage both 256-bit AES and Blowﬁsh ciphers are
entire device ‘classes’ as well the strongest available, ensuring that
as speciﬁc devices. Using the any data carried offsite is protected
Policy Customizer, it is easy to against misuse by unauthorized
create white lists of corporate- third parties. The choice of global or
approved devices. personal keys give maximum ﬂexibility
for security management.
DeviceWall automatically User education
records device connections, ﬁle DeviceWall’s conﬁgurable dialogs help
accesses and policy changes. organizations ensure that employees
Single-screen admin These forensics can be viewed are informed about security policies,
All administration, including directly from the main Control Center reducing help desk calls and
creating, modifying and deploying in tabular or in graphical form, or can improving user acceptance.
security policies can be done in be exported into CSV format.
DeviceWall’s single-screen Policy
Control Center. There is no need Intuitive processes & wizards
to repeatedly switch back and forth Designed to work the way
between multiple windows. you want to, DeviceWall
features wizards which will
One-click deployment help you create and deploy
Client agents can be deployed and security policies faster than
updated across Active Directory ever. Intuitive processes
and NT domains from within the make changing permissions
DeviceWall Control Center, without or updating policies an easy
third-party software distribution tools. task for any authorized user
without the need for specialist
Supported clients Database
Microsoft Windows NT/2000/2003/XP DeviceWall is shipped with a default
installation of MDSE which is the
Policy Control Center recommended database. SQL is
Microsoft Windows 2000/2003/XP supported for customers who prefer
Apache Web Server* or IIS this format.
DeviceWall requires a domain-based
Windows network. * Shipped with product
About Centennial Software
With nearly ﬁve million licenses sold to customers in 42 countries around the world, Centennial
Software develops asset management and security solutions which help organizations achieve
their IT governance goals. Headquartered in the UK and USA, Centennial Software also maintains
regional operations in Europe, Asia Paciﬁc and South Africa. An extensive network of accredited
VAR partners ensures that Centennial Software’s solutions are sold and supported in all major
2006 Centennial Software Limited. DeviceWall is a registered trademark of Centennial Software Limited. All other trademarks are acknowledged.