[Webinar] Streamline your web hosting managementRegister Today

x
?
Solved

Best firewall/viruswall

Posted on 2004-10-28
4
Medium Priority
?
485 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-16
I have been getting some attacks on our network. We are currently running D-Link Router/Firewall I604. I want a firewall that is a router/Firewall/Virus scan/VPN but I don't know the different solutions that I could go with. What would be the best way to go? Is there a Firewall that does all that. If I get a firewall/virus scan how does it get updated? updated automatically? I guess IM just looking for a better solution than what I currently have. We have high importance information and don't want to be to worried with it getting compromised.

Thank you,
Jason
0
Comment
Question by:tmss_it_dept
3 Comments
 
LVL 32

Expert Comment

by:LucF
ID: 12438309
Hi tmss_it_dept,

You can't ever replace a seperate antivirus solution completely, but you surely might want to take a look at this product:
http://www.iss.net/products_services/enterprise_protection/proventia/m_series.php

They're pretty expensive though, you'll have to consider for yourself if it's needed for your network.

Greetings,

LucF
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:idyllicsys
ID: 12442889
Try the SonicWall TZ170. Get the Intrusion Prevention Service. It is a deep packet scanning engine that scans the entire packet for intent. For A/V, use a separate package or an appliance. Trend Micro has one that sounds pretty good.

0
 
LVL 2

Accepted Solution

by:
stockcowboy earned 75 total points
ID: 12526648
The fortinet is the best firewall period.  But LucF is right - you also will need a seperate virus filtering - at least on your clients - because the gateway isn't going to catch them all.

mike lynn
<advertizing removed by CetusMOD per http:help.jsp#hi106>
0

Featured Post

SMB Security Just Got a Layer Stronger

WatchGuard acquires Percipient Networks to extend protection to the DNS layer, further increasing the value of Total Security Suite.  Learn more about what this means for you and how you can improve your security with WatchGuard today!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

If you are like regular user of computer nowadays, a good bet that your home computer is on right now, all exposed to world of Internet to be exploited by somebody you do not know and you never will. Internet security issues has been getting worse d…
To setup a SonicWALL for policy based routing to be used with the Websense Content Gateway there are several steps that need to be completed. Below is a rough guide for accomplishing this. One thing of note is this guide is intended to assist in the…
When cloud platforms entered the scene, users and companies jumped on board to take advantage of the many benefits, like the ability to work and connect with company information from various locations. What many didn't foresee was the increased risk…
Stellar Phoenix SQL Database Repair software easily fixes the suspect mode issue of SQL Server database. It is a simple process to bring the database from suspect mode to normal mode. Check out the video and fix the SQL database suspect mode problem.
Suggested Courses

590 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question