Posts Tagged ‘Threat Protection’

Next Generation Firewalls

Firewalls protect the gateway to your network and to your data and applications, and maintaining threat protection is essential.

The problem is that firewalls are pretty stupid – they are like a security guard on the door of a club, allowing in only those guests who are on the list and rejecting anyone who Is not.

The problem is that hackers and emerging threats have become much more sophisticated in gaining entry, and in addition, modern business networks are much more porous than they once were – there are now multiple entry points into a network, and firewalls can be bypassed. (more…)