Firewall Management & Network Security Webinars

Automating Network Compliance & Audits
March 9, 2017 Tim Woods

Automating Network Compliance & Audits

FireMon’s automated compliance assessment capabilities help you validate that firewall configurations meet all requirements and alert you when a violation occurs. The FireMon platform accommodates both predefined policy analysis that leverages industry best practices and...

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Optimizing Firewall Policy Management
March 9, 2017 Alex Morgan

Optimizing Firewall Policy Management

FireMon’s firewall policy analysis and reporting capability provides a single, detailed view of every security device on the network to help you identify gaps and redundancies in firewall policy. The results are better defenses, faster...

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Defining Firewall Change Management & Process Workflows
March 9, 2017 Alex Morgan

Defining Firewall Change Management & Process Workflows

With FireMon’s change management workflow capabilities, you learn the full implications of every policy change prior to implementation. Proactive “what-if” impact analysis recommendations prevent disruptions in service and security to keep your network running smoothly.

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Access vs. Risk
March 3, 2017 Jody Brazil

Access vs. Risk

Firewalls are designed and implemented to control access between networks. Modern-era firewalls are designed with a “positive security model”, simply meaning that they are designed to deny all access that is not administratively permitted.

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The Firewall Whisperer
March 3, 2017 Mike Cooley

The Firewall Whisperer

Let’s face it, sometimes firewalls just don’t behave. Enter the Firewall Whisperer. Equal parts drill sergeant and psychologist, it is time to make some changes, some subtle, others drastic, all effective – FireMon.

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First things, first.
March 3, 2017 Mike Cooley

First things, first.

It sounds easy: firewall policy cleanup. How hard can that be? Well, if you have FireMon, pretty simple as it turns out.

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Launch of FireMon Nexus
March 3, 2017 Jody Brazil

Launch of FireMon Nexus

FireMon Nexus is an online community where engineers can find, download, review and publish extensions for FireMon. It is also a space where engineers can share their ideas on how to address common problems of...

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Risk:  Who is responsible?
March 3, 2017 Jody Brazil

Risk: Who is responsible?

Risk is a very complicated thing to measure, evaluate and control. The simple equation often referenced suggests risk can be defined as Risk = Threat x Vulnerability x Cost. But even this equation is problematic.

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