Firewalls continue to serve as the first line of defense for preventing network attacks, but they also introduce the most management challenges.
Packed with tips by real security professionals, the "Big Collection of Firewall Management Tips" features practical tips you can implement today to rise up to the challenge of managing complex, ever-changing firewall policies.
The tips in this free eBook are divided into the following categories:
* Policy Management – Improve firewall management through better naming conventions, documentation and creation of more intelligent rulesets.
*Architecture – optimize firewall rules for different subnets in your network.
*Processes – ensure you have the right processes for effective firewall management, including backup and change management.
*Just for Laughs – who says security folks have no sense of humor?