Websense® Web Filter & Security

Deploy Proxy-Free Threat Protection with Near Real-Time Updates

Equip your organization with superior classification of traffic and blocking of threats with a filtering solution that is easy to deploy.

“Forcepoint™ helps us defend against millions of online attacks each month and has significantly reduced malware infections.”

—Security Official, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Your organization needs straightforward protection from cyberattacks with a solution that stays abreast of the latest threats — without extra overhead or operating costs.

Websense Web Filter & Security blocks Web threats to reduce malware infections, decrease help-desk incidents and free up valuable IT resources. With more than 120 security and filtering categories, hundreds of Web application and protocol controls, and 60-plus reports with customization and role-based access, Web Filter & Security is an easy-to-deploy, transparent filter and security solution that avoids the complexity of a proxy gateway.


  • Receives near real-time threat intelligence from the Forcepoint ThreatSeeker® Intelligence Cloud, which gives visibility into current global cyber threat activity
  • Provides hundreds of controls for applications and protocols
  • Offers full port monitoring outside of proxy analysis
  • Includes controls addressing viral, entertainment and surveillance videos, plus support for YouTube educational videos


  • Custom allow/deny filters can be timed or permanent, and can accept security intelligence from third-party sources
  • Industry-leading Web security policy controls
  • More than 120 Web security and content categories
  • Time quotas with multiple authentication options for users and groups