Next-generation Firewalls

What is a next-generation firewall? “A next-generation firewall provides capabilities beyond that of a stateful network firewall” Next-generation firewalls have a “deep-packet inspection firewall that moves beyond port/protocol inspection and blocking to add application-level inspection, intrusion prevention, and bringing intelligence from outside the firewall.” A next-generation firewall must include: Standard firewall capabilities like stateful inspectionContinue reading “Next-generation Firewalls”