Next-gen firewall awareness and control

Why aren’t next-generation firewalls able to deliver the visibility into network traffic and user activity they’ve promised? Many use old-school signature-based application identification technology, which is no longer effective to keep up with modern threats.

Four key technologies firewalls need

Application control

Application control

Prioritize mission-critical apps while blocking unwanted traffic.

Web control

Web control

Simple, flexible policy tools for day-to-day maintenance

Risk visibility

Risk visibility

Get insight into your riskiest users and applications

HTTPS scanning

HTTPS scanning

Maintain compliance enforcement without disruption

A layered threat defense

Cybercriminals are constantly changing their attack methods to avoid detection. Nearly every malware instance these days is a new zero-day variant, making traditional signature-based detection obsolete. You need a layered defense with behavioral analysis, deep learning, and more to provide adequate protection.

The seven key technologies for your network perimeter

  • Advanced threat protection
  • Identify and isolate compromised systems
  • Intrusion prevention
  • Sandboxing
  • Web protection
  • Email protection
  • Web Application Firewall

Technologies working together

With these seven layers in place, you’ll provide your network perimeter with the defenses it needs against modern threats.

What should you look for in a firewall solution?

  • SD-WAN, VPN, and wireless connectivity
  • Deployment options
  • Performance
  • Integration with other IT solutions
  • Reporting and alerting
  • Ease of use

Why Synchronized Security

Synchronized Security brings together Sophos' market leading endpoint and network protection in a powerful, deeply integrated cybersecurity system. At the heart of Synchronized Security is Sophos Central, an intuitive security platform that enables IT teams to see, manage, and control everything through a single web-based interface. Products share real-time information via a Security Heartbeat, enabling them to respond automatically to threats and deliver unprecedented cross-estate cyber risk visibility.

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