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InsideOut Firewall Reporter Unravels the Mysteries of Your Firewall Logs
The most important piece of hardware that protects your network from intruders, hackers, and outside traffic is your firewall. Firewalls process an enormous

cisco firewall  Windows 2000 and a Cisco PIX firewall. Vendor Background Stonylake Solutions is a global provider of state-of-the-art firewall reporting software with headquarters in Maryland, USA and offices in Toronto, Canada. Established in 2000, Stonylake Solutions develops powerful software that provides real time analysis and reporting for firewalls. Its customer base includes federal and state organizations, educational and financial institutions, and high tech companies. The Problem with Firewalls Each day there

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Internet Security and Acceleration Server


Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server is a multilayer enterprise firewall and Web cache that helps provide secure and fast Internet connectivity. Microsoft intends its ISA Server to be optimized for application-layer defense, networking on a virtual private network (VPN), stateful packet inspection, and secure publishing. ISA Server functions as a Web proxy and cache for customers that need to improve performance or save network bandwidth resources.  

cisco firewall  Security and Acceleration Server Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server is a multilayer enterprise firewall and Web cache that helps provide secure and fast Internet connectivity. Microsoft intends its ISA Server to be optimized for application-layer defense, networking on a virtual private network (VPN), stateful packet inspection, and secure publishing. ISA Server functions as a Web proxy and cache for customers that need to improve performance or save network bandwidth Read More

IBM Firewall Discontinued


IBM plans to discontinue development and support of its AS/400 firewall and is referring existing customers to Axent, Checkpoint, and Cisco.

cisco firewall  Proxy firewall; or the Cisco IOS firewall, a Network Embedded firewall. Today, Stateful Packet Inspection firewalls dominate the market. BEGINLYX� Read More

Netscreen ISG 2000


Juniper Networks provides integrated firewall/IPSec VPN security appliances that administrators use to protect networks with a layered security approach. The breadth of performance (50Mbps to 12Gbps) and interface options (up to 78 physical interfaces) enables administrators to protect communications and resources at the perimeter, in the infrastructure and out to remote sites and users. Every appliance is designed for integration of hardware and software processing--using a high-speed multi-bus architecture that couples ASIC-based processing with a dedicated security-specific operating system. A controlling element in the company's devices is the operating system, NetScreen ScreenOS, which is a real time, security-specific operating system. ScreenOS includes the following set of security and management applications. - Common criteria and ICSA certified stateful inspection firewall for network protection - ICSA certified IPSec VPN gateway for interoperable, secure communications - Deep inspection for application-level attack protection - Virtualization capabilities for network segmentation - High availability to ensure maximum network reliability - Management interfaces, both internal and external to facilitate deployment  

cisco firewall  ISG 2000 Juniper Networks provides integrated firewall/IPSec VPN security appliances that administrators use to protect networks with a layered security approach. The breadth of performance (50Mbps to 12Gbps) and interface options (up to 78 physical interfaces) enables administrators to protect communications and resources at the perimeter, in the infrastructure and out to remote sites and users. Every appliance is designed for integration of hardware and software processing--using a high-speed Read More

Information Security Firewalls Market Report Part Two: Current Market Trends and User Recommendations


Numerous firewall solutions exist in the market. However, decision makers can wade through the thousands of product criteria to find the right solution by properly prioritizing company’s needs, avoiding common pitfalls, and through proper research.

cisco firewall  performance bottlenecks, Juniper or Cisco firewalls may be a better choice. Symantec makes an all around solid firewall based on the firewall code from its acquisition of AXENT. Probably the biggest mistake IT decision makers make when purchasing firewalls is buying firewalls with features that they have no need for. Relevant Technologies recommends keeping your firewall requirements basic, and buying only those features you plan on using. For this reason, we recommend doing a full scale product Read More

My Network Engineers are Talking about Implementing Split DNS. What Does that Mean?


You have heard that something called split DNS can speed up websites. What does this mean and how does it work?

cisco firewall  Network Engineers are Talking about Implementing Split DNS. What Does that Mean? My Network Engineers are Talking about Implementing Split DNS. What Does that Mean? L. Taylor & Wayne Periman - September 28, 2000 Wayne Periman is with eSecurityOnline.Com Event Summary Can a firewall slow down HTTP proxies? If it is being used as a VPN (Virtual Private Network) endsite, and is performing encryption algorithms, the answer is absolutely . Though proxy firewalls have come a long way, and can be as fast as Read More

Cisco Tries to Cache In By Buying Software Start-Up Tasmania Networks


Cisco Systems said it has agreed to buy start-up Tasmania Network Systems in a stock deal worth $25 million.

cisco firewall  Tasmania Networks Event Summary Cisco Systems said it has agreed to buy start-up Tasmania Network Systems in a stock deal worth $25 million. Cisco said it will integrate Tasmania's content network caching software into its current Cache Engine 500 product line. Network caching speeds up content delivery and overall network performance by storing frequently accessed information, like Web pages, closer to the end user, which decreases download times. The acquisition marks Cisco's latest buy after the Read More

Windows 2000 Bug Fixes Posted


Almost six months after releasing Windows 2000 to the public, Microsoft Corp. has released its first set of bug fixes, formally known as Service Pack 1.

cisco firewall  2000 Bug Fixes Posted Windows 2000 Bug Fixes Posted R. Krause - August 14, 2000 Event Summary Microsoft Corporation has released Service Pack 1 (SP1) for its Windows 2000 operating system. The Service Pack is available for download from Microsoft's web site, and is also on CD. SP1 contains fixes for problems in areas such as setup, application compatibility, operating system reliability, and security. Unsurprisingly, Microsoft recommends Windows 2000 (Win2K) users deploying Service Pack 1. Market Read More

Analysis of iBasis and Cisco Systems Joining Forces


Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO - news) and iBasis (NASDAQ: IBAS - news) today announced that they are joining forces to deliver carrier-class, IP-based, Unified Communications services.

cisco firewall  of iBasis and Cisco Systems Joining Forces Event Summary SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 3, 2000-- Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO - news) and iBasis (NASDAQ: IBAS - news) are joining forces to deliver carrier-class, IP-based, Unified Communications services. The Cisco Unified Communications (UC) solution uses the open Internet Protocol (IP) standard to unify communications methods that were previously disjointed -- e-mail, fax machines, voice mail systems, cellular phones, and the Web. The Read More

Check Point Leads Firewall Market


With a workforce of 800+ employees, Check Point continues to see record revenues selling firewall and related information security solutions.

cisco firewall  Point Leads Firewall Market Check Point Leads Firewall Market L. Taylor - July 25, 2000 Vendor Genesis Israeli based Check Point Software Technologies, Ltd., headquartered on the outskirts of Tel Aviv, was founded in 1993. On June 28, 1996, Check Point launched its IPO on NASDAQ under ticker symbol CHKPF. On March 3, 1999, they changed their ticker symbol to CHKP. Check Point's founder, Chairman, President, and CEO, Gil Shwed developed his security skills while working in the intelligence unit of the Read More

Analysis of Adobe’s Integration of IslandData’s Automated E-mail


Adobe’s support site receives approximately 1.3 million client inquiries per month and has been in need of an automated response system to decrease escalating support costs.

cisco firewall  up to 14 days. Cisco introduced a similar e-mail consumer management system called the Cisco eMail Manager. The Cisco product has a leg up on IslandData due to name recognition and corporate viability. However, Cisco's product is not inexpensive at $1500 (USD) per seat, which should give IslandData some breathing space to grow. The e-mail response market is growing rapidly to accommodate the response needs of both online shoppers and individuals seeking a quick resolution to their question. The following Read More

Cisco: IPv6 is Coming, Eventually


Cisco’s announcement of IPv6 support across its product lines continues the next generation Internet protocol’s deployment with all deliberate speed.

cisco firewall  Event Summary Network World Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO), the leading provider of Internet routers, affirmed for the first time that its software and hardware products will support IPv6, an enhanced version of the communications protocol that underpins the Internet. Cisco says it will support IPv6 in Version 12.1(5)T of its Internetwork Operating System (IOS) software, scheduled to ship in October. Later versions of IOS will provide advanced IPv6-related features and improved performance, and future Read More

Saudi Arabian Network Security Provokes Local Considerations


Internet security in Saudi Arabia does not go overlooked. Are the Saudis being over zealous and paranoid, or are they practicing smart network security?

cisco firewall  Arabian Network Security Provokes Local Considerations Event Summary In The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the entire Internet backbone is concealed behind a countrywide firewall that is built on Sun Solaris servers using the freeware proxy server known as Squid. The firewall is located at the King Abdul Aziz University for Science and Technology (KACST). To keep foreign nations from viewing various local Saudi websites, the massive firewall blocks TCP/IP ports 80 and 443 for all connections coming into the Read More