An alarming number of organizations are disabling advanced firewall features in order to avoid significant network performance degradation, say the results of the Network Performance and Security report unveiled today by McAfee today at the FOCUS 14 conference, which Help Net Security is also attending.
78 percent of IT security professionals are confident that firewalls and antimalware tools are robust enough to combat today’s advanced persistent threats, say the result of a new survey from Lieberman Software Corporation.
McAfee, part of Intel Security, announced the latest release of McAfee Next Generation Firewall, which now integrates with several key McAfee solutions and technologies, offering businesses and government agencies an ever-expanding ecosystem of threat defenses.
When the internet was first launched on a mass scale back in the late 80s, it is understandable that the technology industry got more than a little excited – the way we communicate and thus the entire world around us was being changed for good.
Cisco introduced a threat-focused Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW).