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Enterprise UTM security: The best threat management solution?

Posted on May 18, 2009 in Articles | by

If you believe everything you read, enterprise unified threat management (UTM) products and appliances are the silver bullet for information security. These all-in-one boxes claim to offer a panacea for any enterprise’s security ailments, with functions including network perimeter protection, content filtering, malware protection and more. However, I’ve never met a security professional who believes everything he or she reads! In reality, UTM provides decent network security for small and midsized businesses, but probably has no place in the enterprise.

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Published in SearchSecurity on 05/18/09

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Mike Chapple, CISSP, Ph.D.

Mike is an IT leader, information security professional, author, speaker and trainer with over fifteen years of experience in the field.

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