Indigo Scape is an Internet Management and Security
Software System for Microsoft Windows® platforms. Indigo
Scape is designed to completely Manage and Monitor Internet
use while also providing optimal and secure access to
Select the product that is most suitable for your requirements
and determine the range of features available using
the information below.
Product Feature Table
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Network versions of Indigo Scape will respond to Security
Settings and Policies enforced by Indigo Scape Enterprise
although the Administration of these features is only
available in Indigo Scape Enterprise.
Secure Internet Console
Indigo Scape features a Secure Console for accessing
Internet resources and is the central point of access
for all Users. The Console features shortcuts to the
Indigo Scape Browser, Users Approved Websites and Downloads.
The Indigo Scape Internet Console provides a rich User
Interface with an advanced Web Browser creating a more
interactive experience in a secure environment.
The Indigo Scape Secure Internet Console
totally removes the ambiguity of Web Browsers by allowing
Users to see exactly what they are allowed to Access
as well as providing them with an easier, quicker and
more efficient way to Access that resource.
Advanced Web Browser
All versions of Indigo Scape feature the Indigo Scape
Advanced Web Browser. The Security and Internet Management
features of the software are implemented through the
Secure Internet Console and the Indigo Scape Browser.
The Indigo Scape Web Browser is designed for professional
and business users and allows detailed information and
reports to be viewed about Websites along with breakdowns
of Website elements such as links and images.
Website Scanning checks a Website for Security risks
in its Content and Scripting. By downloading the HTML
content the Website Scanner checks the HTML code for
any potential hazards that maybe a Security risk to
RSS Feed Reader
The Indigo Scape RSS Feed Reader is included with all
version of Indigo Scape. The Feed Reader allows you
to read News Feeds and organize them into folders with
an e-mail like interface.
RSS feeds are a spam-free, quick and efficient way
to read news and weblogs. Indigo Scape RSS Reader is
a powerful aggregator that lets you organize, search,
categorize and use news items just like emails.
Indigo Scape Feed Reader supports RSS 1.0, RSS 2.0
and Atom formats.
Managed Internet Access
The Internet Console is the central point of access
to all resources on the Internet. Administrators have
complete control over what Users can do and restrictions
can be placed on Websites and Website Content on a per
Advantages of Indigo Scape:-
- Prevents Internet misuse and abuse.
- Internet Filters can block specific Websites.
- Content Filters block other harmful sites and are
- IP Filters can block Websites from specific countries
- Monitor, Report and Control all Internet usage.
- Restrict Downloads and conserve Bandwidth.
- Feel confident about allowing Internet access.
- Restrict Access to Intranet and work/project specific
- Enforce your organizations Acceptable Use Policies.
- Restrict Access to specific to times and/or days.
- Manage from any Windows Workstation or Server.
- Fully Integrated Security package.
- Centralized Network Management and Storage.
The Indigo Scape Internet Console and Web Browser allows
safe and monitored Internet access therefore completely
removing any possibility of illegal or harmful activities
on the Internet.
Internet Access Control
Indigo Scape provides comprehensive security coverage
and Internet Access Control by letting you specify exactly
what Websites can be accessed, by whom and when. The
User is validated at Logon and has their own Internet
Console which is designed as a secure environment for
accessing all Internet resources and provides options
for a User based on Security settings defined by an
Indigo Scape allows you to set limits on Internet Access
and to time-wasting Web activities while still permitting
Users to reach the sites they need to conduct business.
With Indigo Scape you can completely block the Internet
for some Users or restrict access to only those Websites
which need to be accessed during working hours. You
can also control the Internet by blocking any Website
that you don't want anyone visiting.
Users and Group Management
Users and Groups contain a large number of sophisticated
and complex security settings to control access to resources
on the Internet. Security policies can be setup to either
restrict access to just the list of Approved Websites
or filter and block Banned Websites. Content Filters
can also block specific content with selective and custom
Groups can be created that contain multiple Users,
Websites and other Security Objects. Security policies
and settings can be applied to both Users and Groups.
Group Management allows large Groups of Users and Websites
to be quickly managed.
Indigo Scape features sophisticated Internet Filtering
allowing Websites to be Filtered based on their Domain,
Content and IP Address. Filtering actions can be applied
to completely block the Website, display a warning or
just monitor the Users action in a stealth mode by writing
an entry to the Alert Log. Screen Captures can also
be taken of the Users browsing activities if Enabled
on a certain Filter.
Internet Filtering can also place restrictions on
Websites on a per User basis. The Domains / URL's Users
are allowed to Access and what level of Access is required
to view them can be setup through Approved and Banned
Security policies can be setup for each User to either
restrict access to just the list of Approved Websites
or filter and block Banned Websites.
Content Filtering allows Website content to be filtered
and blocked. There are a number of inbuilt selective
filters that can block content based on certain categories:-
- Sex and Pornography Filter
- Profanity Filter
- Violence Filter
Customer Filters can also be applied to filter for
IP Filtering can block access to Websites based on
their IP Address. IP Filters can be applied to prevent
access to specific networks, countries or Websites.
Acceptable Use Policies
Organizations can easily enforce policies for acceptable
use of the Internet through Acceptable Usage Policies.
Usage Policies can be applied to Users and Websites
to control access and usage to various times of the
day and/or on specific days.
Policy violations allow various actions to be taken
if any of the acceptable use policies are broken or
violated including locking out a User account, disabling
Internet Access or Logging a Security Alert.
Your organization can comfortably control Internet
Usage by enforcing Acceptable Use Policies.
and Disk Quotas
Indigo Scape centralizes the Management and Storage
of all User Downloads and Files. Download Management
can also restrict Internet Downloads to specific Users
and Websites. File Types and Sizes can be also limited
and Acceptable Use Policies enforced.
Disk Quota can be setup on a per User basis with an
allocation of Disk space in a specified User Directory.
This quota can be monitored and policies enforced if
rules are broken or disk quota exceeded. Downloads from
Websites can be forced to the User Directory and Administrators
can keep track of Downloaded Files, File Types and Sizes.
Internet Monitoring and Security Logs record User
Sessions and Internet Activity for Website requests
and Downloads. Alerts can also be generated in the Security
Alert Log about any suspicious Websites, User Activities
or Policy violations.
Log files can be viewed to monitor User Activities
and exported to spreadsheets, printed or saved for later
Screen Capturing can capture Images of Websites and
Users Browsing Activities if the option is Enabled on
a certain Filter.
Capturing can be enabled on the following Filter types:-
- Banned Website Filter
- Content Filters
- IP Filters
If the option is Enabled and a User navigates to a
Website selected for Filtering the System will capture
an Image of the Screen and save it to the Security Directory.
The Images can then be viewed using the Screen Captures
Explorer and used as evidence against the User if required.
Statistics and Reporting allows detailed reports and
charts to be generated on all User activities on the
Internet. Website hits and Downloads can be displayed
in a meaningful format that can be printed or saved.
Reports and graphical charts give a detailed view
showing ranking based on User or Website hits and Downloads.
Administrators can monitor all Internet usage from the
Internet Logs and view a snapshot of User activities
with these advanced reporting features.
Website Requests Management allows Users to send requests
for Approved Websites to be reviewed by Administrators.
Websites can then be analyzed to determine if their
content is suitable before being given an Approved Status.
Session Management allows remote monitoring and control
of User Sessions. The Session Management Console can
remotely Logout Users and view detailed information
about their current Session.
User Sessions can also be Remotely Accessed from
the Session Management Console.
Enterprise versions of Indigo Scape feature full Remote
Access. The Remote Access Console allows you to view,
monitor and control a Remote Computers Desktop.
Administrators can remotely manage Networked Computers
and capture images of Remote Desktops for evidence in
case of Internet Misuse or violation. Captured images
can be saved, copied or emailed.
Processing Monitoring can be used to detect and Terminate
harmful or dangerous Programs running on a Computer
System such as Malware, Spyware, Adware or Viruses.
Process Monitors can also be used to stop certain Programs
running on a Computer such as chat Programs or games.
Acceptable Use Policies can also be applied to Process
Monitors to allow or block Programs from running at
certain times of the day and/or on specific days.
Indigo Scape can control all aspects of workstation
function and prevents users from accessing or installing
other programs ... stores, schools, and libraries can
allow public access to their computers, yet safeguard
computers against tampering.
If you have valuable or sensitive projects what is
to stop this information being stolen from your business?
Indigo Scape can stop access to Hard Disc's and all
forms of removable media with Advanced Lockdown options.
Indigo Scape clients can be managed from any Network
location that has Indigo Scape Enterprise installed.
Automated setup allows Network Administrators to define
setups for single or multiple computers and implement
them automatically using configuration files. These
can be imported or shared between machines on a Network
making large installations much easier and quicker...
and Virus Protection
Indigo Scape can stabilize your systems and protect
against malicious users and employees by restricting
access to all Internet resources. This gives system
administrators complete control over networks and workstations
which completely removes the risk of virus infection
by unauthorized software or media and keeps your systems
the way you want them.
Reduce Maintenance Costs
The estimated an annual cost of ownership is > 10,000
USD or €9000 per year per Windows PC, in part due
to the cost of repairing configuration damage caused
by unsophisticated or malicious Internet users. Indigo
Scape can eliminate this cost allowing companies to
reduce the total cost of owning PCs while maintaining
their existing investments in industry-standard hardware