Firewalls

Dell rolls out new NFV platform, SuperMassive firewall
Dell has announced the release of the Dell SuperMassive 9800 Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW), and also introduced its NFV (Network Functions Virtualisation) solution offerings and companion starter kits.
Fortinet firewall with 1 terabit per second throughput
Fortinet claimed it was the first network security vendor to deliver a firewall that exceeds one terabit per second (Tbps) throughput performance: The FortiGate 5144C.
Basic security products don't cut it anymore: IDC
Despite knowing that IT threats are becoming more sophisticated, most companies today are still investing the bulk of their money on basic, fundamental security products, said research firm IDC.
Advanced threats boost demand for next-gen firewall and UTM solutions
The dynamic nature of security threats and network traffic has challenged the efficacy of legacy firewall systems, paving the way for next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) and unified threat management (UTM) solutions, said Frost & Sullivan.
Four things banks need to know about DDoS attacks
CIOs and CISOs need to have a plan in place and consider a broad set of defensive tools that combine on-premise technologies and cloud-based scrubbing services, writes Check Point Software Technologies.
Fortinet adds new enterprise firewall features to its security platform
Fortinet has rolled out new features within its FortiOS 5 operating system that serves as the foundation for its FortiGate network security platform.
Web application firewalls finding increasing use: Frost
The increasing use of web applications in enterprises, along with the rise in cyber-attacks and regulatory requirements, has lent momentum to the web application firewall (WAF) market in Asia Pacific.
Unknown traffic bigger security threat than social media
It may be taking the lion’s share of the airwaves right now, but the biggest threat to enterprise security isn’t employee usage of Facebook or YouTube – it’s hackers digging deeper into the corporate network, according to a new report by Palo Alto Networks.
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