Tackle firewall sprawl by leveraging visibility, intelligence, and automation.

Firewall Sprawl

How Complexity is Adding Cost and Increasing Risk


Author: Derek E. Brink, CISSP, Vice President and Research Fellow, Information Security and IT GRC
Published: October 2015

Network firewalls have long been established as the ubiquitous first line of defense for every organization’s network security strategy. But security teams and business leaders should not be complacent about their current network firewall infrastructure, which for many organizations has grown surprisingly complex. The complexity of the status quo is adding significant cost and increasing security-related risks, which calls for a strategic look at solutions designed to overcome the complexity of firewall sprawl by leveraging visibility, intelligence and automation.

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