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Zscaler User Security Platform

Zscaler Inc. said its User Security platform is designed as a "proxy to the cloud," scanning incoming and outgoing Internet content from any device in any location with near-zero-latency. User Security attempts to detect bots calling a remote command and control center, it looks for malicious destination domains, and maintains a feed of known phishing sites. The company can also detect malware that uses the peer-to-peer protocol going over HTTP and HTTPS. It uses a crowdsourced antivirus and antiSpyware technology and has features to deeply control end user browser sessions.