Firewalls

  • Fortinet re-designs firewalls in defiance of surly supply chain
    The FortiGate 40F and FortiGate 60F firewalls are currently available! Gotta love Fortinet. They’ve been burning the midnight oil, and figured out how to keep putting firewalls into client’s hands, even when most other vendors are struggling mightily with supply Read More
  • Sophos to the Rescue: Hackers spend months inside a network; nobody noticed
    This is a somewhat lengthy read, but it is interesting. Sophos comes to the rescue against some ransomware bad guys and provides some great insight to the cost of carelessness in managing a network. It shows that even IT professionals Read More
  • Fortinet FG600F firewall: Bad news, in a good way
    The new, beastly Fortinet FG600F firewall is just about here. And it’s bad news to any malware, exploits and known/unknown threats foolish enough to show their ugly little faces around it. It is designed for mid-sized to large enterprises, at Read More
  • Fortinet FG70F firewall – We’re not worthy!
    The Fortinet FG70F firewall is the latest in Fortinet’s “F” series. The FG-70F follows the 40F, 60F, and 80F. It is seen as a replacement for the very good FG-60F. The Fortinet FG70F firewall is a SECURE SD-WAN security appliance. Read More
  • SonicWALL TZ600 firewall review
    The SonicWALL TZ600 is an affordable, high-performing firewall designed for small and medium-sized businesses. The SonicWALL TZ600 firewall offers a ton of protection features, which is typical of SonicWALL firewalls. It also has advanced security services that leverage on-box and Read More
  • SonicWALL TZ300 firewall – good features, good wireless, equals GREAT value
    The SonicWALL TZ300 firewall offers an all-in-one solution. It protects networks from advanced attacks brilliantly. Unlike consumer grade products, the SonicWALL TZ300 combines high-speed intrusion prevention, anti-malware and content/URL filtering. In addition, it has broad secure mobile access support for Read More
  • SonicWall firewalls are in stock now! SERIOUSLY!
    (With thanks to Kayvon Sadeghi, SonicWall) It’s true. SonicWall firewalls are in stock now. We’re not sure how, but SonicWall is fulfilling orders quickly and seamlessly. Nowadays, just about all hardware is backordered a mile, due to the same supply Read More
  • Palo Alto VM series Virtual firewall
    Palo Alto is truly among the very top names in cyber-security. They enjoy an almost mythical reputation among IT wonks, and their track record of innovation is a huge reason for this. The Palo Alto VM series certainly doesn’t drop Read More
  • Sophos XGS and APX price increase – bummer!
    First, the good news: The Sophos XGS series of Next-Generation firewalls are just as far ahead of the field as ever, with advanced features like on-box reporting, dual AV scanning, WAF AV scanning and the email message transfer agent functionality, Read More
  • FortiGate VM Virtual Firewalls
    We’ve talked lots about FortiGate firewall appliances. But did you know that Fortinet features virtual firewalls as well? They’re called FortiGate Virtual Appliances, or FortiGate VM. Virtual firewalls are commonly used to protect virtualized environments in software-defined data centers and Read More
  • How Do I set up my Sophos XGS firewall?
    Sophos XGS firewall is known for it’s blistering speeds and ease of use. But setting up a firewall can be a little intimidating for those who have limited experience with the. So as a service to our many Sophos customers, Read More
  • How Do I set up my Meraki MX firewall?
    Meraki MX firewall is famous for its’ sleek interface and amazing ease of use. They are also known for the fact that all their appliances and solutions are cloud-managed from the same place, and can ‘talk’ to each other. But Read More
  • Meraki MX85 – ALSO brand spankin’ new!
    Everybody is excited about the new Meraki firewalls: the Meraki MX75, MX85, MX95, and MX105. It’s not news to anybody that Meraki has developed an unprecedentedly easy-to-navigate ecosystem for its’ products to co-exist in. And this cloud-based, centrally managed platform Read More
  • Firewalls: Why so many kinds
    In order to make an informed decision about securing your network, you need to know a little about firewalls. Some of Corporate Armor’s most popular, successful models, like the Fortinet FG-40F and FG-50E, Sophos XG86 and XG115, and Meraki MX64 Read More