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Application Firewall Security News
July 15, 2014
Verizon bolstered its cloud security presence with a new web application firewall. The cloud-based WAF puts the telecom giant in the growing cloud firewall market with Akamai, Imperva and others.
May 23, 2014
When comparing NGFW appliances, experts say that enterprises should focus on products that meet specific needs, not just those with the most features.
November 08, 2013
Some consultants are finding Web application firewall products don't deliver due to poor deployment strategies and a lack of skilled maintenance.
October 18, 2013
Video: Dave Shackleford explores security-related factors to consider when planning and implementing private cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service.
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While you may have never heard of a secure Web gateway, it may be the Swiss army knife of converged security your enterprise needs. Continue Reading
Before you install a secure Web gateway, it is critical to understand which of four deployment options would best meet your enterprise's needs. Continue Reading
The benefits of a secure Web gateway are aplenty, but is the technology a fit for your enterprise? Answer these questions to decide. Continue Reading
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Before buying a next-generation firewall, read this essential guide that will walk your business through the process, from evaluation to purchase. Continue Reading
Security expert Diana Kelley outlines three major benefits of next-generation firewalls: their ability to thwart unknown attacks, to make decisions using identity awareness and to ensure secure access by remote and mobile users. Continue Reading
Marketing hype calls next-generation firewalls a must-have enterprise security tool, but the truth is, not every organization needs one. Get help evaluating your enterprise NGFW needs. Continue Reading
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View expert advice on seven final factors to take into account before making a next-gen firewall purchase, from vendor support options and ongoing costs to integration capabilities and community support. Continue Reading
A next-generation firewall won't meet the security needs of every single organization. Before making the move to next generation, be sure your enterprise understands these key decision criteria. Continue Reading
Learn more about one of the greatest assets of a next-generation firewall: Its ability to consolidate firewall and intrusion prevention features into a single device. Continue Reading
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Did you know a secure Web gateway can combat Web security issues such as malware, unapproved application use and social media threats? Continue Reading
Expert Dave Shackleford explains how new cloud firewall management and automation tools can be harnessed to better monitor systems and enact rules. Continue Reading
David Strom demonstrates the enterprise-grade features making unified threat management devices viable for large companies. Continue Reading