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Creating Next-Generation Security Policies for Your Next-Generation Firewalls
By Avishai Wool on April 4, 2016
Primum non nocere, or ‘first do no harm,’ is the guiding principle for physicians. It means that whatever the type of treatment or procedure, the patient’s well-being is the primary consideration. It’s an excellent principle to apply to organizations’ IT infrastructures: any change or migration project needs careful planning and management to avoid unexpected outage...
“The firewall is dead”, “Data is the new perimeter”, “Cloud will make the firewall obsolete” – these are just some of the quotes you hear now and again within the information security community. But I would like to counter them with a quote adapted from (renowned cybersecurity expert) Mark Twain – “The reports of the firewall’s death have been greatly exaggerated”