The global Web application firewall (WAF) market was once primarily driven by regulatory requirements to protect Web applications and the sensitive customer data they collect.
Over time, the fundamental functions your firewall executed have been nullified by the very traffic they were meant to control.
Make an informed decision on the right firewall for your business with this guide from Palo Alto Networks, which gives you:The fundamentals of modern firewall technologyThe ten critical business requirements your next firewall needs to addressInformation on how to create a vendor request for proposal (RFP)A functional test plan to assist in your firewall selection process.
An alarming number of organizations are disabling advanced firewall features in order to avoid significant network performance degradation, say the results of the Network Performance and Security report unveiled today by McAfee today at the FOCUS 14 conference, which Help Net Security is also attending.
78 percent of IT security professionals are confident that firewalls and antimalware tools are robust enough to combat todayís advanced persistent threats, say the result of a new survey from Lieberman Software Corporation.
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