Byos is an enterprise security tool comprising of two parts:
Portable Secure Gateway
The Byos Portable Secure Gateway is a technology agnostic device providing hardware-enforced isolation from the connected network.
It plugs into an end-user’s computer through a USB, facilitating the computer’s network connection, replacing the computer’s network card, adding a hop to the route.
The Portable Secure Gateway protects the user’s computer from malicious activities transmitted through any access point, putting the computer in a protective isolation.
Management interface (EMI)
The Byos EMI gives IT and IS departments insight and control over all connected networking devices.
The EMI is a web-based console, showing the security status of individual endpoints and is used to control a whole organization’s fleet of Portable Secure Gateway devices.
Using the EMI, Network administrators can remotely configure multiple Portable Secure Gateways at once, setting or modifying IT / IS policies in real-time.
The Portable Secure Gateway is issued to:
Travelling or remote employees
Organization’s with a heavy IP protection requirement
The EMI is used by:
IT System Analysts