Network Security

Network Performance and Security

Provided by Intel Security

Category Network Security

Type White Paper

Length 9

Publish Date October 21 2014

Date posted April 27 2015

Overview

In recent years, the network firewall has evolved from a relatively simple security appliance to assume a prominent role in the enterprise’s cybercrime defenses, but often at a cost. System administrators under pressure to improve network performance often point their fingers at the firewall .This white paper from McAfee looks at why network administrators disabling firewall protections in order to boost network performance and how next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) can help remove the need for this practice.

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