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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 Buyer's Guide: Evaluating Enterprise Network Firewalls
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: Learn to navigate your way through the firewall market, and choose a program that will allow your administrators to easily define which applications are and are not allowed on your business' network. Discover 10 essential characteristics of the modern firewall, tips for constructing a RFP, how to physically evaluate your firewall, and more.
Posted: 15 Dec 2016 | Published: 15 Dec 2016

Palo Alto Networks

Secure and Accelerate User Access to Web Applications
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to secure and accelerate web applications using Web Application Firewall (WAF) deployments in trusted and untrusted web environments. Deliver the fast, latency-free web experience users expect from anywhere and to any device.
Posted: 14 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Blue Coat Systems

Firewall Sprawl: Four Security Gaps Exposed
sponsored by FireMon
WHITE PAPER: Discover the truth surrounding next-generation firewalls (NGFWs). Learn the four firewall security gaps that could be putting your organization at risk, and the proper management processes to patch those gaps.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

FireMon

Security Analytics Brings Data-Driven Security Into The 21st Century
sponsored by FireMon
RESOURCE: With security analytics, security professionals see opportunities for faster incident response, more efficient staff and better business alignment. In this Forrester report, learn how you too can streamline security operations using SIEM systems and enable more efficient, data-centric threat analysis.
Posted: 08 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

FireMon

Firewall Clean Up Recommendations
sponsored by FireMon
WHITE PAPER: At the core of the firewall is the policy that enforces what access is permitted. Discover the benefits of proper firewall policy for your organization and learn the main causes of firewall policy mistakes.
Posted: 08 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

FireMon

Quantifying the Value of Firewall Management
sponsored by FireMon
WHITE PAPER: In this research report, Aberdeen Group examined more than 13,000 current network firewall installations. Uncover how to reduce the total annualized business impact of managing firewalls without reducing the protection afforded by them.
Posted: 07 Dec 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

FireMon

Protecting the Distributed Enterprise
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to secure your wide area network behind a distributed enterprise firewall without sacrificing performance or usability. Learn 5 key requirements to keep all of your dispersed sites secure and keep maintenance costs low.
Posted: 01 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Transforming Your Security: A New Era in Enterprise Firewalls
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to increase security effectiveness and reduce complexity by consolidating network security across the entire threat surface. Take a holistic approach, with central visibility and control of the borderless enterprise managed through a single pane of glass.
Posted: 31 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Can One Enterprise Firewall Tool Protect Your Entire Network?
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to protect your entire attack surface, from IoT to cloud and from users to data, behind a single pane of glass. Learn why one network security operating system could be all you need to ensure end-to-end network protection against today's most advanced security threats and targeted attacks.
Posted: 27 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Block Evolving Cyber Threats Targeting Your Cloud Apps
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: Discover a next-generation firewall that can stand up to new and evolving cyber threats targeting your cloud apps. Gain antivirus and web filtering functionality without the need for additional IT staff or special training.
Posted: 19 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Barracuda Networks

Stop Malware Before It Stops You
sponsored by Trustwave
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to detect and eliminate modern malicious activities and add significant value to your detection mechanism without impacting user experience. Learn how to stop new, dynamic malware that most mechanisms overlook, as well as close the 60% malware gap missed by other gateways.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Trustwave

Why NGFWs Are Becoming the New Standard in Enterprise Security
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The next-generation firewall (NGFW) is quickly becoming the new standard approach for enterprise security. Discover how your organization can add a high performance, highly effective NGFW without slowing down daily business operations. Learn how you can achieve unparalleled protection, ease of use and ultrafast performance with your NGFW.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

10 Things Your Next Firewall Must Do
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
WHITE PAPER: The complexity of your network and your security infrastructure may limit or slow your ability to respond to cybersecurity challenges. Discover 10 key considerations for firewall decision-making as you strive to manage the risks associated with the applications traversing your network.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 16 Sep 2016

Palo Alto Networks

The Virtual Firewall Buyer's Guide
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Today's organizations can benefit from additional layers of protection. Access this concise infographic and explore eight virtual firewall questions you should be asking.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 13 Sep 2016

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Firewall Technology Evolves with Borderless Enterprise
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Fortunately, we're entering into a new era of firewall technology for your modern, borderless network. Discover how to consolidate network security across your entire threat surface, thus increasing security effectiveness and reducing complexity. Gain central visibility and control of your network, managed through a single pane of glass.
Posted: 11 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Jul 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

Firewalls Revamping Your Policy and Dynamics
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, discover not only how to add the capabilities of next-gen firewalls to your security portfolio, but also the options an enterprise needs for their management. Uncover 3 management considerations to build out your firewall strategy.
Posted: 03 Aug 2016 | Published: 28 Jul 2016

Barracuda Networks

Open Sandwich Architecture Provides Scalable Performance and High Availability for Next-Generation Firewalls
sponsored by Array Networks
RESOURCE: As network speeds and network security requirements continue to evolve, meeting your next-generation firewall's (NGFW) requirements by scaling up hardware capabilities becomes more difficult. Read this white paper to discover how employing application delivery controllers can help you meet your NGFW's requirements without scaling hardware.
Posted: 28 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

Array Networks

Internal Segmentation Firewall: Protecting Your Network From the Inside-Out
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Uncover key features of ISFWs how their deployment can provide instant network visibility and protection. Learn how to isolate internal network threats based on device, user, and application to safeguard your sensitive information.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

AAA WCNY Optimizes Roadside Assistance, Delivers Physical and Network Security
sponsored by Splunk
CASE STUDY: Discover how to achieve full operational visibility into your network security and firewall traffic. Learn how AAA Western and Central New York leveraged cloud to monitor their VPN, enhance PCI compliance, and deliver superior customer service—all not possible without its secure network.
Posted: 17 May 2016 | Published: 17 May 2016

Splunk

Barracuda NextGen Firewalls protect the ever-expanding operation of Georgia’s leading telecoms provider, Geocell
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
RESOURCE: Geocell chose a next-generation firewall that fit every criteria and beyond. Within only two months, business-critical apps were running smoothly and network management controls were centralized. Learn more about how Geocell's experiences could benefit your network.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Barracuda Networks

Barracuda NextGen Firewall F Boosts Wireless Network Security for5,000 Users During the 2015 European Youth Olympics
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
RESOURCE: Zurab Tuskia, head of IT infrastructure of the Festival, chose Wi-Fi secured by a next-generation firewall for its ease of deployment and cost effectiveness over other, more complex solutions. Learn more about their decision that provided them live traffic monitoring and rejection capabilities unwanted of p2p traffic.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Barracuda Networks

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

Effectively Protect your Enterprise
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can stay one step ahead of attacker with this infographic. Achieve a high level security posture with tools like web filtering, sandboxing and next generation firewall.
Posted: 31 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Fortinet, Inc.

What to Look for in Next-Generation Firewalls
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EBOOK: This Buyer's Guide goes in-depth on the process of selecting the best next-generation firewall for your company and how to ensure your organization has a clear understanding of its security requirements in the modern threat landscape.
Posted: 09 Jun 2016 | Published: 06 Jun 2016

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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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