Five Critical Requirements for Internal Firewalling

Preventing hackers from hiding inside large volumes of east-west network traffic has now become critical to security professionals. Organizations need new tools and techniques to fight back.  

In this paper, you will learn:

  • The differences between protecting north-south network traffic and east-west network traffic
  • The challenges in using traditional perimeter firewalls to secure east-west network traffic
  • The characteristics that make internal firewalls suitable for network security in the data center  


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