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DEFINITION: Firewall Builder, also known as Fwbuilder, is a vendor-neutral configuration and management application for firewalls. The application was created for the Linux operating system; versions are available for other operating systems, including Windows and Macintosh. According to Fwbuilder's user guide, both network administrators and hobbyists managing home-based local area networks (LANs) can simplify  … 
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Firewall Management White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Internal Segmentation Firewall: Protecting Your Network From the Inside-Out
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights the key features of internal segmentation firewalls. Learn how to isolate internal network threats based on device, user, and application to safeguard your sensitive information with this next-gen security technology.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Bold Thinking is the New Norm with Network Virtualization
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Make sure your business is ready for all the new and emerging tech trends, by employing a virtualized network. This white paper outlines all the necessary features of converting your business to a virtualized network.
Posted: 16 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

VMware

2016 Security Buyer's Guide
sponsored by Illumio
WHITE PAPER: Access a step-by-step guide, complete with checklists, for adaptive security buyers in 2016. This guide will allow enterprises to pre assess their security posture, discover gaps, and evolve their strategy to better suit the hybrid-cloud environment.
Posted: 13 Jun 2016 | Published: 13 Jun 2016

Illumio

Why Today's Firewalls are Critical to Network Security
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Not all next-generation firewall solutions are created equal. Read this paper and discover how the right next-generation firewall technology dramatically improves network protection over traditional firewalls, while providing your business with solutions that won't have you sacrificing throughput and productivity over security.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

Why Threat Intelligence is Critical for Next Generation Firewalls
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper and discover how a top-tier threat intelligence network makes the difference between an effective next-generation firewall and a mediocre one when it comes to defeating zero-day attacks and other advanced threats.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

Achieve Deeper Network Security and Application Control
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Combating emerging threats effectively while reducing the total cost of ownership (TCO) is crucial in a firewall. Read this paper and learn how NGFWs help you achieve a deeper level of security and safeguard your organization against today's evolving threats.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

A New Set of Network Security Challenges
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Next-generation firewalls can help IT address the security and networking challenges of maintaining devices beyond the firewall without sacrificing employee productivity. Read the report and learn how these issues encompass network bandwidth, and learn how next generation firewalls promise IT a new way to solve this multisided puzzle.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

Are Next-Gen Firewalls the Best Defense Against Cyber Attacks?
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover how next-generation firewalls provide you with a robust, reliable defense against cyber attacks. Find out how you can protect your network and your business by applying the right security technology.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

How Traditional Firewalls Fail Today’s Networks — And Why Next-Generation Firewalls Will Prevail
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore where traditional firewalls fall short, and how next-generation firewalls can close those security gaps.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 Jun 2016

Dell Software

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: Imperva, a leading provider of cyber security solutions is once again the only leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewall—the only company positioned in the leader's quadrant by Gartner in each of the two years this report has been published.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Dimension Data

Data Loss Prevention Best Practices for Health Care
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Employing sound data loss prevention practices helps ensure the safe handling of data and provides the flexible environment required by clinical staff. Learn how to properly classify data and utilize monitoring technology to continuously track data location and movement across your network.
Posted: 26 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Intel Security

Eissmann Group Automotive Evaluates NextGen Firewall F-Series
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn what went into Eissmann Group Automotive's decision to replace their firewall when their existing routers were reaching their performance limits.
Posted: 12 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Barracuda Networks

Five Critical Rules for Firewall Management: Lessons from the Field
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will teach you five things to consider when managing your firewall, and will present you with real life examples of how these five things have helped other organizations improve their firewall management.
Posted: 11 May 2016 | Published: 08 Jun 2011

Dell SecureWorks

Internal Segmentation Firewall Deployment Guide
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents both a design approach as well as a reference architecture for implementing an firewall strategy for your enterprise.
Posted: 02 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

What Is the Cost of One More Test?
sponsored by Ixia
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives you up to date statistics on today's cyber threat landscape and shows you how you can get ahead with early prevention. Access now to see where other organizations failed and how you may better protect yourself against today's most dangerous attacks.
Posted: 02 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Ixia

Evolving into a Solution Provider: The VAR Approach
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how to quickly—and at no cost—transform your VAR business model into an on-the-spot solution provider. View now and see how tap into a global pool of certified experts whenever and wherever needed, so you can confidently handle even the most complex and geographically distributed projects.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Protect Your Network From the Inside-Out: Internal Segmentation Firewall (ISFW)
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper teaches you about Internal Segmentation Firewalls (ISFW), which can be deployed rapidly with minimum disruption to business operations. Access now and learn how to gain instant visibility and protection for your internal network.
Posted: 27 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Comprehensive Network Security Building Blocks
sponsored by Cogeco PEER 1
WHITE PAPER: To protect your network, users and data, you need to build the foundation for robust security to withstand today's attacks. Access this white paper now and find out how to boost the efficiency of your network perimeter and remote access security, application security, regulatory compliance, and more.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Published: 09 Mar 2016

Cogeco PEER 1

Next Generation Firewall Test Report
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: Access this report to learn what happened when a firewall device was put to the test. Uncover exclusive findings on studies of firewall policy enforcement, application control, and more.
Posted: 30 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Mar 2016

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

2016 Cyber-Threat Defense Report
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This report illuminates ways to reduce your attack surface using next-generation firewalls and CASBs, so you can control access to network and cloud-based computing resources. Access now to examine other tools and tactics, including network access control, full-network scans, and more.
Posted: 04 Mar 2016 | Published: 04 Mar 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Security From the Inside Out: New Breach Defense Strategies
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains why the traditional perimeter firewall isn't enough and describes how internal segmentation firewalls can help your network react to today's advanced threats. Read on to discover what you need to look for when deciding on an internal segmentation firewall solution.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Internal Segmentation Firewalls: Protection from the Inside Out
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines internal segmentation firewalls (ISFW), and demonstrates how ISFWs can protect your internal network. Access now and find out the challenges and benefits of ISFWs, as well as the features you should look for when choosing a solution.
Posted: 24 Feb 2016 | Published: 15 Jul 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: Imperva, a leading provider of cyber security solutions is once again the only leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewall—the only company positioned in the leader's quadrant by Gartner in each of the two years this report has been published.
Posted: 24 Feb 2016 | Published: 15 Jul 2015

Imperva

Go Beyond Current NGFW Capabilities
sponsored by TechData & Cisco
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how to go beyond current NGFW technologies to block all hidden and advanced threats. Continue reading to learn how to apply intelligent automation to identify threats and quickly recover from attacks to minimize damage.
Posted: 17 Feb 2016 | Published: 18 Nov 2015

TechData & Cisco

Requirements When Considering a Next-Generation Firewall
sponsored by TechData & Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how next-generation firewalls (NGFW) detect advanced persistent threats and malicious traffic that traditional network perimeter defenses now miss. Continue reading to learn the 6 consideration for choosing an effective NGFW for your organization to mitigate evolving attacks.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 15 Oct 2014

TechData & Cisco
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FIREWALL MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  management tasks with the application. Fwbuilder supports the OpenBSD Packet Filter, Cisco PIX Series security devices, and iptables and ipfilter Linux utilities. Fwbuilder allows for the simultaneous management of multiple firewalls on multiple servers. Programming components called policy compilers facilitate fine-tuning of firewall policy rules without the need for the administrator to remember all of the details for each firewall or server. The policy compilers also ensure that firewalls are "sane" -- that is, that there are no contradictions or errors that would interfere with the intended … 
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