2017 State of the Firewall

Networking continues to evolve, yet the firewall remains critical to securing today’s enterprises. FireMon is proud to present its 3rd Annual State of the Firewall Report What is the #1 Firewall Challenge?

10 Firewall Management Resolutions for the New Year
March 3, 2017

10 Firewall Management Resolutions for the New Year

It’s the start of a new year, and the resolution talk is everywhere. Getting into shape – physically or maybe financially – usually lands at the top of people's lists...

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A Brief History of Firewalls…the Future is Less Obvious
March 3, 2017

A Brief History of Firewalls…the Future is Less Obvious

In a recent article on NETASQ, Richard Stiennon provides a brief history of firewalls and the rise of UTM.   I have a couple problems with his conclusions.  However, Richard does...

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2010 be damned, firewalls are still very important to network security
August 23, 2018

2010 be damned, firewalls are still very important to network security

In October 2010, SC Media was arguing that the firewall was in decay much like a reduction in operating systems and mobile phones.  In 2012, Palo Alto Networks declared the firewall dead, but not...

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