The book includes insights from the following experts:
- Graham Todd, Manager, Security Engineering, International Law Firm
- Anand Sengar, Technical Architect, Tata Consultancy Services
- Richard Holguín, Network Consultant, Best Path
- Paul McGuinness, Head of Solutions, EMEA, Megaport
The Top 5 Challenges of Firewall Management was generously sponsored by Megaport.
As networks become increasingly complex and cyber threats continue to evolve, firewall management has become more critical than ever for organizations of all sizes. However, managing them can be a complex and challenging task for IT and security teams. Companies may have multiple firewall vendors, each with their own configuration and rules, making it difficult to ensure consistent security across the organization. Meanwhile, firewalls can generate a large amount of data, and it can be difficult for security teams to identify and respond to threats in real time.
In this guide, we’ll discuss the top five challenges of firewall management that organizations face today. These challenges include managing the firewall lifecycle, protecting remote workforces,
creating strong network segmentation, securing multicloud infrastructure, and establishing firewalls in multiple locations. Each of these challenges can have a significant impact on an organization’s security posture, making it essential to address them effectively.
We will explore each of these challenges in detail, highlighting the risks they pose and the solutions available to overcome them. We’ll also share how organizations can optimize their firewall management processes to enhance their security posture and reduce the risk of cyberattacks.