References Filtering and Authentication
The problem of internet security is almost as old as the internet itself. But since 1997, there has been a reliable solution: Airlock Suite. Airlock is underpinned by Swiss engineering expertise, many years of experience and well thought-out concepts that master the most complex challenges. Airlock Suite deals with the issues of filtering and authentication in one complete and coordinated solution – setting new standards for usability and services.
Swiss Post, the Swiss postal service, doesn’t just deliver letters and packages. It is increasingly reinventing itself as a one-stop service provider, transporting information reliably and sus- tainably and adding value. From this starting-point, Swiss Post set itself the goal some years ago of developing an e-health system that would allow the various parties involved in the healthcare sector to exchange patient data securely—and to ensure that the integrity of such sensitive information is guaranteed at all times, Swiss Post is turning to Ergon’s Airlock Suite for its vivates e-health system.
Generali Insurance was looking for a new security solution for its broker systems that would give external sales partners easy and secure access to internal applications. At the same time they wanted it to be less complex and to have the broker portals and authentication solutions disentangled. Airlock Suite presented a comprehensive yet at the same time flexible solution for these requirements.
With BrokerGate®, a central platform simplifying electronic business communications, the association IG B2B has ushered in a new era in data transfer between brokers and insurers in Switzerland. No less than 13 Swiss insurers and more than 800 brokers have already joined the BrokerGate® identity platform in 2014. As the association's software partner, Ergon ensures maximum security, using the Airlock web application firewall in conjunction with the Airlock IAM authentication platform; these programs monitor all connection requests and prevent unauthorised access.
Visana is one of Switzerland's leading health and accident insurers. The company offers its customers a range of products, including convenient online services with the emphasis being on security. Visana relies on the Airlock IAM authentication server combined with the Airlock WAF web application firewall for maximum protection against unauthorised access by third parties.
Vontobel AG is owned by the Vontobel Group, an internationally operating Swiss private bank. Vontobel specialises in asset management for private customers and institutional investors and in investment banking. To enable it to fulfill the high demands for IT security, Vontobel uses the Airlock IAM Authentication Server from Ergon for the effective authentication and authorisation of users.
Every day around 1100 employees of the various courts in the Swiss canton of Zürich work with sensitive data. Since summer 2007 they can also access in-house applications from home or on the road. Critically, the access is completely secure, well protected against unauthorised persons. The software solution which makes this possible is based on FirePass from F5 and the Airlock IAM authentication product from Ergon.