Platform Innovation Timeline

As a leader in CASB, Netskope has been at the forefront of cloud security innovation. Track them in this timeline.

Netskope

Timeline

  • Visibility
  • Compliance
  • Data Security
  • Threat Protection
  • All-Mode Architecture

2017

Cloud DLP for Amazon S3 buckets

Netskope introduces the ability to perform DLP on data in Amazon S3 buckets

Watermarking

Netskope introduces support for DLP watermarking

Structured Data Encryption – Native gateway encryption

Netskope introduces support for native gateway-delivered structured data encryption.

Near real-time granular policies via API Introspection for IaaS/PaaS

Netskope introduces API Introspection with support for an out-of-band deployment mode that provides near real-time visibility and control of IaaS / PaaS

Cloud DLP – Expanded set of compliance templates

Netskope expands compliance templates for DLP to bring support to more than 25 including GDPR

Integration with EDRs and with Sandbox

Netskope introduces interation with 3rd party EDR vendors like Carbon Black to protect aginst cloud-based threats and intergation with 3rd party vendors like Juniper to perform dynamic analysis of cloud-based threats

2016

Structured Data Encryption – BYOK

Netskope introduces ‘Bring Your Own Keys’ support for structured data encryption

Ransomware detection and remediation

Netskope expands advanced threat protection with the ability to find and remediate ransomware in the cloud

Incident Management with closed-loop workflows

Netskope introduces incident management with closed-loop workflows

Near real-time visibility via API Introspection for IaaS/PaaS

Netskope introduces IaaS/PaaS support for Introspection

Forensics

Netskope introduces Forensics, which enables deep analysis of cloud incidents

Malware protection

Netskope introduces advanced threat protection with the ability to find and remediate malware in the cloud

2015

Proximity analysis for DLP and Custom keyword dictionaries

Netskope introduces proximity analysis for DLP, enabling more accurate content inspection. Netskope introduces custom keyword dictionaries for DLP as a way to expand use cases that leverage custom data identifiers

ActiveSync proxy

Netskope introduces ActiveSync proxy for getting real-time visibility and control of Office 365 email

Cloud DLP – Exact Match and Fingerprinting with Similarity Hashing

Netskope introduces exact match support for DLP, providing more accurate detection of sensitive data in a variety of scenarios. Netskope introduces fingerprinting support for DLP with the ability to perform similarity hashing

On-premises appliance deployment option

Netskope introduces on-premises appliance option for CASB customers that need to keep data plane on-premises

Compromised Credentials

Netskope introduces the ability to detect when a cloud user’s credentials have been compromised in a past data breach

2014

Risk Dashboard

Netskope introduces the Risk Dashboard, which provides enterprises a consolidated view of cloud risk across multiple dimensions

Near real-time visibility via API Introspection for SaaS

Netskope introduces API Introspection with support for an out-of-band deployment mode that provides near real-time visibility and control of sanctioned cloud services

Near real-time granular policies via API Introspection for SaaS

Netskope introduces API Introspection with support for an out-of-band deployment mode that provides near real-time visibility and control of sanctioned clod apps

Introspection

Netskope introduces API Introspection with support for an out-of-band deployment mode that provides near real-time visibility and control of sanctioned cloud services

Cloud DLP

As part of the initial Netskope Active Platform launch, Netskope introduces Cloud DLP with support for more than 3,000 data identifiers and 500 file types and context-based policies

Reverse proxy

Netskope introduces reverse proxy support for securing web-based access to sanctioned cloud services

Unstructured Data Encryption

Netskope announces file/object-level encryption for cloud data including the ability to integrate with external key management systems

2013

Cloud Confidence Index

Netskope introduces the Cloud Confidence Index (CCI), which provides a yardstick for measuring a cloud app’s enterprise readiness

Client deployment

As part of the initial Netskope Active Platform launch, Netskope introduces a client deployment option for PC, Mac, iOS, and Android

Ad hoc queries and dymanic reports

Ad hoc queries are a key component of the initial platform providing the ability to easily query cloud usage data across multiple dimensions. In addition to several out-of-the-box reports covering cloud usage and compliance, Netskope introduces custom reports that can be dynamically created using queries.

Agent-less forward proxy deployment

As part of the initial Netskope Active Platform launch, Netskope introduces an agent-less forward proxy method to provide real-time visibility and control

Log-based discovery

As part of the initial Netskope Active Platform launch, Netskope introduces log-based discovery

Anomaly Detection

As part of the initial Netskope Active Platform launch, Netskope introduced machine-learned and rule-based anomaly detection

Real-time granular policies for sanctioned and unsanctioned SaaS / IaaS / PaaS, and custom apps

Netskope launches Netskope Active Platform with support for real-time visibility and control for sanctioned, unsanctioned, and custom cloud apps

Real-time granular visibility for sanctioned and unsanctioned SaaS / IaaS / PaaS, and for custom apps

Netskope launches Netskope Active Platform with support for real-time visibility and control for sanctioned, unsanctioned, and custom cloud apps

Adaptive Access Control

Netskope introduces adaptive access control enabling organizations to control access to cloud services from both managed and unmanaged devices

REST API

Netskope Active Platform is introduced with full REST API support giving 3rd party tools such as SIEM access to the rich contextual cloud usage data collected by Netskope