Sometimes, because of the security issues that arise every day, you are required to control USB ports access, especially when you are a network administrator and activate in a company that works with important data.
Irrespective of the antivirus and the firewall you are using, open and uncontrolled USB devices pose a huge risk considering that there are various malware, Trojans and other threats lurking on the Internet, which can damage your PC or even stole sensitive information that might discredit you.
USB Blocker is a robust and straightforward piece of software that provides you with a reliable means of preventing data leaks and blocking the unauthorized use of computer equipment.
Since the program relies on built-in Group Policy mechanisms, it seamlessly integrates within your system without affecting its functionality, nor interacting with other installed software. However, you need to make sure that your computers contain all the necessary requirements, otherwise you won’t be able to use USB Blocker.
The main window of the application is intuitive and user-friendly. It allows you to manage the Active Directory domain the way you want, specify which devices you want to block and which ones you will allow to access your computer, as well as grant access only to specific users.
Working with this program, you can easily prevent unauthorized use of media devices that connect to your PC USB ports, regardless of the device type, be it a memory stick, iPod or removable hard disk.
Because it enables regulatory compliance such as GLBA and HIPAA and allows you to secure temporary access via encrypted passcode, USB Blocker can be mastered by both advanced and novice users considering that even the main options are self-explanatory.
To conclude, USB Blocker helps you to protect your entire network (including computers) against virus attacks and prevent theft of important corporate data.