With the proliferation of BYOD and cloud based services, schools’ reliance on the Internet for educational purposes has increased dramatically. As a result, so has the risk of students accessing inappropriate content and being prone to cyber bullying. Moreover, whilst firewall, web proxy and web filter vendors have released next generation solutions that can be configured to prevent such content from being accessed, most of the reporting / governance features within these solutions are designed for enterprises, not schools.
Saasyan® Assure is a turn-key student Self Harm/Cyber Bullying prevention, good Digital Citizenship promotion and self service Web Override platform for Palo Alto Networks® Next Generation Firewalls. It is designed from the ground up to enable schools to better fulfil their duty of care obligations vis a vis students’ cyber welfare.