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Next-Gen CASB for Slack

Secure cloud-based team collaboration

In just a few short years, Slack has skyrocketed to the top of the heap of team collaboration solutions. In many enterprises, it started as small workgroup deployments (Shadow IT) but has grown virally to the point where IT teams can no longer ignore it. Compounding the challenge is that, like many high growth startups, Slack has not been without security issues, including a high profile data breach in 2015. With everyone from developers to executives using the tool to exchange sensitive information, more organizations are turning to Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASBs) like Bitglass to protect data in Slack.


Zero-day Security for Slack


Bitglass automatically scans your entire Slack deployment, across all teams and channels. Through ongoing crawling, sensitive data is discovered, while also identifying high risk sharing, such as public URLs or non-employees in a given channel that contains sensitive content.
      • Identify sensitive data in Slack via Bitglass’ Data Loss Prevention (DLP). Leverage a library of pre-defined policies to scan for PHI, PII, PCI data, and more, or build/import your own DLP policies.
      • Continuously monitor all aspects of your Slack environment to identify sensitive data and files, non-employee members of Slack teams, and publicly shareable URLs.
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Advanced Threat Protection on any device

Cloud apps enable your users to be productive on any device anywhere, and your security solution needs to match. Bitglass' Next-Gen multi-protocol proxies enable Zero-Day threat protection of your data on any device.
Bitglass’ Advanced Threat Protection (ATP), powered by CrowdStrike or Cylance, blocks the spread of unknown and zero day attacks. Policies can be enforced in real-time on the proxy for uploads and downloads, or via API for data-at-rest in the cloud.
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Learn more about how Bitglass' cloud security solution can help your organization protect Slack.

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