UserGate Instant Messengers Control is a messenger control solution by Entensys, which can be used to optimize employees’ work time, prevent data leaks and information security threats.
Uncontrolled use of messengers in corporate networks can cause work time abuse by employees, data leaks and threats to network information security if any infected files are received.
UserGate IM Control provides IM usage control within the corporate network allowing the tracking, provision of permissions or the prohibition of ICQ, Jabber, Mail.Ru Agent, MSN and Yahoo Messenger protocols.
Control is provided by white- and black-listing messenger accounts and permitting or prohibiting transmission of messages. Messages sent from or received by the black-listed accounts are blocked.
All authentications and messages transmitted via ICQ, Jabber, Mail.Ru Agent, AIM, Yahoo Messenger, MSN messengers will be stored, can be viewed and automatically analyzed and processed. Depending on the settings suspicious messages can be either blocked or tracked and delivered to the receiver.
UserGate IM Control can monitor the contents of messages transmitted via IM. Morphological analysis and regular expression analysis functions allow to block or record messages, which contain preset keywords, as well as forms of words and regular expressions.
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