Content Security Solutions for Web Hosting Providers

Optenet HostSecure Interface

Stop Illegal and Harmful Content from Being Hosted on Provider Servers

Optenet HostSecure™ is a service aimed at hosting providers that identifies and categorizes any text, code or images hosted on their servers that is deemed illegal, inappropriate or harmful to minors. Using multiple combined techniques for dynamic content analysis and categorization in conjunction with databases of millions of URLs and images, HostSecure™ provides a detection system that ensures Web providers can regularly monitor the content of the Web sites hosted on it’s servers, so that the legal or authorized content of each Web site can be appropriately managed.


  • The tool can be used to create real-time reports, giving the administrator a detailed map of all content uploaded to the Web by its subscribers.
  • It also identifies and separates any files suspected of being illegal and sends them to the administrator for review.
  • When the system detects illegal content, different actions can be activated: alert systems, shutting down the site, etc.
  • Optenet HostSecure™ provides an intuitive control panel showing live process data, as well as having a Web-based interface that reduces management efforts.

Optenet Content Analysis System


Brand Integrity
With Optenet HostSecure™, the hosting provider can guarantee the integrity of the content it hosts, improving the reputation of its brand as a secure and reliable provider.

Protection of Minors
With over a decade of experience in the protection of minors, Optenet has received top ratings in benchmark studies such as “Safer Internet Plus Programme - Annual Benchmark Study for the European Commission”, conducted by Deloitte. Optenet works with many non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and governmental organizations to implement countermeasures against the constant flow of online threats and to create a secure environment for minors. Our R&D department is always innovating and developing new technologies that safeguard all end-users against cyber-criminals and protect minors from adult content and cyber-bullying.

Law Compliance
Optenet technology enables Web Service Providers to filter effectively all Web content classified as illegal by government authorities, ensuring they do not inadvertently transfer content prohibited by law.


Optenet is an information security technology multinational that specializes in developing solutions that enable individuals, enterprises, telecoms operators and ISPs to guarantee the security, availability and integrity of their information. Optenet prides itself on working with the top 5 global operators – Telefonica, O2, Orange, T-Mobile and Vodafone – and its products have the seal of approval from the Australian and British authorities to filter illegal web content using external databases supplied by local bodies such as the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) and the Australian Communications and Media Authority(ACMA).

For over a decade, Optenet has been cooperating with some of the most trusted organizations working for the protection of minors, such as:

Optenet Child Protection Partners


With over a decade of security expertise, Optenet leads the industry with the most advanced technology for dynamic content protection based on Optenet’s Multi-content Inspection and Dynamic Analysis System (Optenet MIDAS™) and Optenet’s Global Intelligence Acquisition Network for Threats (Optenet GIANT™) providing the highest rate of accuracy with unparalleled protection against Web 2.0 threats.

Global Intelligence Acquisition Network for Threats - Optenet GIANT

Optenet GIANT™ is constantly receiving input from Internet sources around the world, and pushing these updates to every Optenet solution instance, ensuring new threats are properly blocked soon after they appear.

Dynamic Content Analysis for Web 2.0 Protection - Optenet MIDAS

Optenet MIDAS™ allows totally accuracy in the identification of inappropriate, illegal and harmful content.

An integrated Deep Packet Inspection engine, Optenet CCOTTA™, analyzes in real-time and redirects them to the appropriate filtering services. No external DPI hardware is required.