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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 Reports
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Make Micro-segmentation Work for Your Network: A Collection of Customer Stories
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Read now to discover how organizations have used micro-segmentation – a breakthrough model for data center security – to improve network security, agility, and flexibility.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

VMware, 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

Do You Need a VPN, Firewall or Both?
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: In this Global Knowledge white paper, discover when VPNs and firewalls are most effective, suggestions for deployment, when a unified threat management system is worth considering, and hardware vs. software concerns.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Global Knowledge

10 Features Every Web App Firewall Should Provide
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains in detail the 10 features that every Web application firewall must provide.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Imperva

The Industrialization of Hacking: How to Stop Automated Attacks
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: View this infographic and learn how you can better defend against such advanced Web-based attacks.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2015

Imperva

Your Guide to Database Firewall Strategies
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Uncover comprehensive and flexible database, operating system, and application monitoring strategies. Learn how database firewall tools can act as a first line of defense for your network, help prevent SQL injection, and much more.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Oracle Corporation

Choosing a Firewall That's Right for You
sponsored by Palo Alto Networks
VIDEO: This webcast discusses how to retain the advantages of enterprise apps while minimizing risk with better network security. Learn how to choose a firewall that's right for your business's apps and users.
Posted: 09 Feb 2016 | Premiered: 29 Feb 2012

Palo Alto Networks

Solidify Your Network Protection with Internal Segmentation Firewalls
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will learn the ins and outs of deploying an ISFW. Learn how to protect your company from the latest advanced security threats and compartmentalize access to sensitive data and apps.
Posted: 30 Oct 2015 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

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: 30 Oct 2015 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Internal Segmentation Firewall: Protecting Your Network from the Inside Out
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this brief white paper, you will discover if an internal segmentation firewall is the best form of protection for your users and applications. Learn how to enforce more granular security with policy-based segmentation, and contain threats by user, device, and application.
Posted: 29 Oct 2015 | Published: 29 Oct 2015

Fortinet, Inc.

Protecting Traditional and Cloud Data Centers with Security Intelligence
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the need for a high level of security in both traditional and cloud data centers and offers solutions to common challenges that can arise, such as security inefficacy or insufficient firewall performance. Access now to learn how security intelligence services can provide your enterprise with many benefits.
Posted: 26 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Rethinking Security: Replacing the Traditional Firewall
sponsored by F5 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how firewalls need to evolve in order to stay relevant and what you can do to embrace that evolution.
Posted: 16 Sep 2015 | Published: 16 Sep 2015

F5 Networks

Top 10 Firewall Shopping Checklist
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
RESOURCE: In this white paper, you will learn the 10 necessary functions of a next-gen firewall to mitigate evolving dynamic threats.  View this helpful buyer's guide now to learn more.
Posted: 11 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

Juniper Networks, Inc.

The Evolution and Necessity of a Next-Gen Firewall
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes you through the history and development of firewalls and explores each generation's strengths and weaknesses. Read on to learn what characteristics you need in a next-gen firewall to improve your security strategy.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Published: 15 Oct 2014

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Solution Brief: Satisfying Today's Bandwidth Hungry Consumers
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a high performance next generation firewall solution that protects information and applications without slowing down your network or affecting availability. Read on to see how this firewall solution can provide your enterprise with in-depth visibility and reporting, highly effective intrusion prevention system, and more.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

Case Study: Increasing Bandwidth and Security with Next-Gen Firewalls
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
CASE STUDY: In this white paper, learn how one leading UK university with 26,000 students increased network security protection with a next-gen firewall (NGFW).
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

5 ½ Things That Make a Firewall “Next Gen”
sponsored by Fortinet, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the 5 (and a half) components that make a firewall next-gen. Continue reading to learn 4 practical considerations when migrating from legacy to a next-gen firewall.
Posted: 05 Jun 2015 | Published: 08 Dec 2014

Fortinet, Inc.

The Security Value of a Dozen Next Generation Firewalls
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: A security research group has put together an info-graphic that summarizes the results of independent studies on a dozen different NGFW products.
Posted: 18 Feb 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Cisco Systems, Inc.
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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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