The history of firewalls is full of terms that label a type of firewall or describe a generation of firewalls. Some of these terms are evasive and even manage to contradict themselves; they may be the result of mixing the research definitions with marketing terminology.
|We receive a lot of questions from customers who are not familiar with what a hardware firewall is or what it is supposed to do. We have compiled the list below of the common questions along with an explanation.|
|Every day, malware, spyware and real-time applications become more sophisticated, and now have the ability to circle the entire globe in a matter of minutes.SonicWALL Gateway Anti-Virus & Anti-Spyware features a deep packet inspection (DPI) engine that inspects all e-mail, Web, file transfer, and other stream-based protocols, as well as real-time applications such as IM and P2P for total application and threat control.|