Enterprise networks continue to increase in complexity, and threats to networks are more severe than ever. Protecting these environments takes more than great technology; it takes effective and continuous management. Without the right systems in place, that can be a costly and time-consuming undertaking.

What is FireMon Security Manager 8.0?

FireMon Security Manager addresses the inherent complexity and changing requirements of today’s enterprise networks by providing continuous visibility into network security devices and policies. A scalable architecture and intuitive user interface ensure that security practitioners in any enterprise have the actionable data they need to quickly adapt defenses to changing business needs and emerging threats.


Security Manager Version 8 has been optimized to address the three biggest challenges of firewall management:

What’s new in Version 8?

Advanced User Interface

KPI Dashboard Widgets

See your network at a glance with analysis, trending and key performance indicator widgets on your dashboard.


Web-Based Platform

Access all the features and data found in the desktop version of Security Manager from your favorite web browser.

Predictive Omni Search

Quickly search all devices within the enterprise domain from a single place in the application.

Expanded Scalability

Data Analysis

Horizontal Data Analysis Architecture

The new architecture splits application modules out onto their own servers, improving performance efficiencies and scalability.

Enhanced Traffic Flow Analysis (TFA)

Evaluate network traffic behavior – down to the application level – to isolate overly permissive configurations and reduce gaps in protection.


Advanced Network Map Visualization

View and interact with highly complex environments or segmentations using FireMon Access Path Analysis and Network Map Visualization.

Strategic Capabilities


Next-Generation Firewalls

Reverse application engineering capabilities ease migration to next-gen systems and enhances monitoring of advanced firewalls.



Expanded compliance auditing and automated workflow for rules recertification address new PCI DSS requirements.



Full IPv6 support across all features, functions and reporting, including dedicated IPv6 address search and IPv6-specific Traffic Flow Analysis.

Increased Flexibility

Device Packs

Device Pack SDKs

Create device packs to integrate emerging technologies directly into Security Manager.

App Cluster

Application Clustering

Take advantage of multiple host resources to increase systems performance.


BPMN 2.0 Systems Integration

Additional integration with ticketing systems like Remedy, ServiceNow and more.