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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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Why Firewalls And Antivirus Alone Are Not Enough
sponsored by Cisco Umbrella
WHITE PAPER: Firewalls and antivirus defenses react to malicious code after attacks have launched – but it's becoming increasingly important to detect threats earlier and prevent attacks before they even reach fruition. Learn more about each step of an attack by exploring 4 examples so that you can better prepare your defenses.
Posted: 25 Jul 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Cisco Umbrella

The 2017 State of the Firewall
sponsored by FireMon
WHITE PAPER: Access FireMon's 3rd Annual State of the Firewall Report to learn how your peers feel about firewall infrastructure and management challenges, as well as the adoption and impact of emerging tech such as SDN, cloud, and IoT.
Posted: 24 Jul 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

FireMon

Easily Connect and Deliver NGFW Services in AWS Multi-VPC Deployments
sponsored by Juniper - AWS
WHITE PAPER: Most organizations want their data centers closer to end users. This white paper discusses the importance of a transit VPC and how it enables you to add next-generation firewall services and connectivity to large multi-VPC AWS deployments.
Posted: 30 Jun 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2017

Juniper - AWS

vSRX Virtual Firewall-Based AWS Transit VPC
sponsored by Juniper - AWS
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about the prerequisites to deploying a virtual firewall as an application instance in the AWS EC2 used as a transit virtual private cloud function. You will also get step-by-step instructions to ensure your AWS security works properly.
Posted: 30 Jun 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2017

Juniper - AWS

Next-Generation Firewall 3301 Appliance v6.1.2 Vendor Scorecard
sponsored by Forcepoint
RESEARCH CONTENT: In this in-depth research report, gain insight into the actual performance of the new next-generation firewall; 3301 Appliance 6.1.2.
Posted: 22 Jun 2017 | Published: 06 Jun 2017

Forcepoint

Securing Enterprise Hybrid Clouds
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn about a system of high-performance and space-efficient firewalls designed to be smarter and faster, just like your hybrid cloud. Click inside to learn more about this suite, Plus, discover a real-world use case of how one e-commerce enterprise migrated to a secure hybrid cloud.
Posted: 14 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Mar 2017

Juniper Networks, Inc.

How to Resolve a Web Application Security Vulnerability
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
EGUIDE: Discover the importance of application security testing and Web application firewalls (WAFs) in the delivery of modern web-based application deployments.
Posted: 22 May 2017 | Published: 18 May 2017

Veracode, Inc.

Digital Transformation and Network Security
sponsored by Forcepoint
RESEARCH CONTENT: In this ESG white paper, learn how digital transformation is changing the security landscape, and how pros are adapting to meet these new challenges.
Posted: 11 May 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

Forcepoint

Testing NGFW: Three Points of Value Critical to your Enterprise
sponsored by Forcepoint
WEBCAST: In this webcast learn about a next generation firewall (NGFW) offering that can give you the ability to scale to over 2,000 devices form a single console, multi-link business continuity for transparent failover, and more.
Posted: 11 May 2017 | Premiered: May 11, 2017

Forcepoint

The Top 6 WAF Essentials to Achieve Application Security Efficacy
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: Due to the nature of web security and how it constantly evolves, it is increasingly difficult to integrate comprehensive security into applications and keep them up-to-date. In this white paper, learn the 6 essential features your web application firewall (WAF) needs to maintain a high degree of security,
Posted: 27 Apr 2017 | Published: 27 Apr 2017

Citrix

Automation Isn't One-Size-Fits-All
sponsored by FireMon
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how intelligent policy automation can take the pressure off your firewall team by telling you which access to approve and which to deny, increasing speed and security of change management workflows.
Posted: 13 Apr 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

FireMon

Why Firewalls Alone Are No Longer Enough
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: What do you do when a threat makes it past the firewall and starts moving laterally inside the data center? To combat today's advanced cyberattacks, many organizations are moving past archaic firewall protection and empowering their security with network virtualization and micro-segmentation.
Posted: 28 Mar 2017 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

VMware

Putting a Next-Generation Firewall Through Its Paces
sponsored by Forcepoint
WHITE PAPER: See how the Forcepoint Stonesoft Next-Generation Firewall was given a detailed product scorecard after being subjected to thorough testing for security effectiveness (exploits, false positives, etc.), performance (UDP throughput, max capacity, etc.), stability and reliability, and total cost of ownership.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Forcepoint

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

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

NSS Labs NGFW Test Report
sponsored by Forcepoint
ANALYST REPORT: In this lab report from NSS Labs, discover how a Next-Generation Firewall measures up to its boasts on the market. Learn what's important to NGFWs, how they come up short, how they surpass expectations, and everything in-between.
Posted: 14 Sep 2016 | Published: 14 Sep 2016

Forcepoint

Why Micro-Segmentation Matters Now
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Cybercriminals count on the fact that data center security is still based on a penetrable, hardware-centric model. Access this white paper to learn how the advent of network virtualization empowered by micro-segmentation changes the economics, ease and speed of data center security, eliminating long-standing vulnerabilities.
Posted: 08 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Jul 2016

VMware

How the Basics of Network Security Have Evolved
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, networking expert Andrew Froehlich explores some of the fundamental shifts in network security – drilling down into how modern tools work better together, replacing yesterday's isolated, autonomous components. Learn about 4 cutting-edge security tools that every enterprise network should be evaluating in the coming months.
Posted: 09 Jun 2017 | Published: 05 Jun 2017

Fortinet, Inc.

Businesses Blame Rivals for DDoS Attacks& The Importance of Cloud WAF
sponsored by F5 Networks
EGUIDE: More than 40% of businesses hit by a DDoS attack believe their competitors were behind it, according to research by Kaspersky Lab and B2B International. But is there truth behind this suspicion? In this expert e-guide, learn ]about the real culprits behind DDoS attacks, and get some insight into the emergence of cloud WAF for application security.
Posted: 04 May 2017 | Published: 01 May 2017

F5 Networks

End Web Application Security Risks with WAF
sponsored by F5 Networks
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, educate yourself on all things WAF by discovering how a WAF works, the best WAF features and more. Additionally, learn how to further resolve web application vulnerabilities.
Posted: 04 May 2017 | Published: 01 May 2017

F5 Networks

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

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

SearchSecurity.com

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

Whiteboard: Barracuda Web Application Firewall
sponsored by Barracuda Networks
VIDEO: In this video, you will learn about common types of web application attacks and what you can do to save your website. Watch now to discover how firewalls can best protect your site against targeted and automated attacks. Protect the integrity of your data and safeguard the reputation of your business.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Premiered: 30 Jun 2015

Barracuda Networks
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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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