Virtual Elastic Firewall For Cloud Security – Part II

This is Part II of a three-part series on the value proposition of a Virtual Firewall Architecture (VFA) for Cloud Security. Part II: Challenges for cloud security solutionsMost security solutions were designed for SMB, enterprise, or physical data center architectures. Requirements for these solutions do not necessarily apply to virtualized environments. A security service for cloud…

Virtual Elastic Firewall Architecture For Cloud Security – Part I

Security is a necessary building block for modern data center architectures. Without an established security, organizations will not put computing tasks and sensitive data in the cloud. Traditional security solutions, which were designed for SMB, enterprise, or data center perimeters, cannot be deployed in modern data centers efficiently. A good data center security solution has…

Guarding the Data Center

Data center operators – especially those who offer space and services to the public – are constantly guarding their infrastructure. Not an hour goes by that doesn’t bring a new would-be attacker. Most data center operators deal with a constant influx of hackers from remote countries just trying to gain access to their network, pinging…

Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls – Hillstone is in!

We are proud to announce that Hillstone Networks has been positioned in the Enterprise Network Firewalls Magic Quadrant released by Gartner, Inc*. According to Gartner, Hillstone Networks is a full-featured next-generation firewall with a very broad range of models and a specific focus on the enterprise. Hillstone’s Intelligent Next-Generation Firewall is an application-aware firewall that continuously monitors the network and exposes elusive malware at every…

Hillstone Networks Product Lines Not Exposed to Heartbleed Vulnerability

SSL/TLS provides network security and privacy over the Internet for web, email, instant messaging (IM) and virtual private networks (VPNs). The Heartbleed bug has been identified as a serious vulnerability in the OpenSSL cryptographic software library. The Heartbleed bug’saccess to systems protected by vulnerable versions of the OpenSSL software, poses a serious compromise to data…