Tech Corner / Cisco Security

Firepower Vs. FortiGate – Building an Integrated Security Solution

Cisco Firepower and Fortinet FortiGate next-generation firewall comparison images

For over the last thirty years, the firewall has been the foundation of an organization’s network security strategy. It was designed based on the concept that internal traffic and users were inherently trustworthy, and outside traffic was not, thus building a trust boundary – or perim …

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Fortinet FortiSwitch Overview and Comparison With Cisco 2960X

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The world is rapidly changing. The demands of everywhere mobility, evolving IoT, cloud adoption, and rapidly advancing security threats make IT managers rethink how their networks are designed and implemented. Much like IT managers having to rethink their networks, OEMs are doing thei …

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Back to the Basics: Cisco ASA Firewall Configuration Guide

It's always good to get a refresher once in a while! Especially when Cisco has developed their line-up of next-generation firewalls. Cisco's most recent improvements to their next-generation firewall family are the ASA 5506-X, 5508-X, 5516-X, and 5585-X with FirePOWER modules. The new …

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A New Bug in Cisco Kit, Stop It Before It Takes Your's Down

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Something is killing a number of Cisco ASAs (Adaptive Security Appliances) after 18 months, specifically ASA5508 and ASA5516 - it’s faulty register in some of them. Today we share the news behind the failure as well as an alternative to keep your system up and running at full capacity …

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Cisco Firepower 2100 Series

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