Network Access Control (NAC) & Protection

Protect your applications and services with our NAC solutions.

Cogeco Peer 1 security services is an integrated suite of services that continuously mitigates attacks across all aspects of the application and data hosting environment.

Network Access Protection Services

Cogeco Peer 1 NAC network access protection is a highly integrated, comprehensive suite of services that continuously mitigate attacks across every aspect of our customers’ application and data hosting environment.

Since it requires a dedicated, 24/7 orchestration of policies, procedures, and infrastructure, service-focused managed hosting providers offer better network security and compliance than most businesses can achieve alone.

Explore some of the key ways Cogeco Peer 1 ensures your network is safe from external threats.

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS)

Our DDoS Shield, CleanIP and CleanBGP services provide real-time network access protection for your hosted applications and cloud-based applications against a range of known and emerging network security threats.

As part of Cogeco Peer 1’s suite of managed security services, DDoS Shield provides real-time, behavior-based attack mitigation and intrusion detection. It protects your information infrastructure against:

  • Network and application downtime
  • Application vulnerability exploitation
  • Malware spread and malicious bot traffic
  • Network anomalies
  • Information theft and other emerging cyber-security risks attacks

DDoS CleanBGP is a cloud-based DDoS mitigation platform solution powered by Oracle Dyn that provides always-on Layer 3/4 DDoS mitigation to ensure the availability of your network when under attack.

For more details about Cogeco Peer 1’s DDoS Shield, CleanIP and CleanBGP services, please click here.

Managed Firewall Services

Cogeco Peer 1 offers a range of dedicated network server firewall options to protect your colocation, hosting or cloud service solution platforms. Network firewalls are your first line of network defense, and Cogeco Peer 1 provides 24/7 monitoring and alerting services. We ensure your managed firewall software is up to date with the latest filtering code and virus definitions.

Additional features include:

  • Scalable performance to enable additional services without degradation
  • System and network resiliency to ensure carrier-class reliability from redundant hardware and components
  • Network segmentation to allow administrators to tailor security and policies
  • Robust routing engine separates data and control planes to allow deployment of consolidated routing and security devices
  • Interface flexibility to meet the needs of any enterprise, high-security, and easily managed solution

Keeping your firewalls services updated and online to monitor inbound and outbound traffic can consume a lot of your IT team’s time and attention. Delegating these tasks to Cogeco Peer 1 ensures you are protected against the latest threats, without the burden of ongoing managed firewall maintenance and oversight. We include features like IPsec site-to-site VPN so you can securely connect to your dedicated server.

IPsec and VPN

If your company has a remote workforce, ensure they can access your applications and data securely whether they’re working from a customer location, home office or job site. Our remote access and VPN services provide highly secure, flexible and cost-effective IPsec client for your organization that are easy to administer and will adapt to changing business needs.

Extending your corporate network to your remote users provides a reliable, application-agnostic private connection to ensure your employees remain productive.

  • Fully managed solution
  • Our IPsec VPN services enable proactive usage monitoring and reporting
  • Class of Service/Quality of Service ensures mission-critical application access is prioritized

Today’s marketplace demands the flexibility of a mobile workforce across many business functions. Even when your employees are across the country, our secure VPN services keep them connected and productive.

SSL Certificates

Providing your website visitors with a secure browsing and shopping experience helps build credibility and trust. A Secured Socket Layer (SSL) certificate is the industry standard for encryption. It lets your customers know that you respect their privacy, and are a legitimate business, and it’s safe to share their private data with you, such as contact information and credit card data. SSL certificates are a requirement of PCI-DSS compliance.

Cogeco Peer 1 offers our hosting clients a number of SSL certificate options including SymantecTM. 94% of the world’s largest banks are secured by Symantec, an Authorized Certificate Authority. SSL. Secure your website, increase customer confidence and generate more revenue from your web presence.

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