Solution:Firewall Security Audit

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Firewall Security Manager

Multi-Vendor Firewall Security & Change Management

  • Automates security & compliance audits with over 120 customizable, standards-based checks
  • Analyzes complex firewall configurations to clean up rules, optimize performance, & reduce risk
  • Delivers network-aware analysis to model changes, validate ACLs, & simplify troubleshooting
  • Provides intuitive, customizable dashboard for instant visibility into risk profile & security status
  • Tracks rule changes & maintains business justification history to ensure continuous compliance

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Firewall Security Audit Capabilities

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Calculates the critical hosts exposed to dangerous services based on ACLs, routing, NAT rules, and anti-spoof settings and isolates the rules that are responsible for flagged risks

  • Automatically assesses risk based on industry best practices for firewall security
  • Ensures firewall changes are safe to make
  • Includes ready-to-use and fully customizable policy checks that detect dangerous services allowed to critical hosts
  • Generates professional compliance reports with full technical detail in minutes
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Choose from standard security templates, or customize your own

SolarWinds Firewall Security Manager enables you to choose from standard security templates, or customize your own, to automatically assess your rule base. Our security analytics are far more comprehensive than ad hoc testing can ever be — helping you cut through network complexity with ease.


  • Automated analysis of over 120 out-of-the-box checks based on standards from NSA, NIST, SANS, and others
  • Customizable security profiles that allow you to base your audit on unique business requirements
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Full behavioral risk analysis

SolarWinds Firewall Security Manager models the full behavior of the device using the interfaces, objects, access lists, address translations, VPNs, routing rules, access-group statements, and other constructs that control how IP traffic flows through the firewall.
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Schedule audit reports on a regular basis to determine if the security profile is affected by rule changes

  • Reports contain summary and detailed actionable analysis so that the identified issues can be addressed without requiring additional time to investigate problems
  • Automatically delivered via email
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Comprehensive PCI compliance audit also utilized by QSA professionals

  • Based on the PCI Data Security Standard and covers all control items that address firewall policy issues
  • Highly professional reports include a description of sources, destinations, and services to and from networks in the PCI zone
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Firewall Security Audit with SolarWinds Firewall Security Manager

Do you need a tool to help you assess the effectiveness of your firewall security rules? SolarWinds Firewall Security Manager helps you quickly and easily perform a firewall security audit and generate compliance reports that detail your risk based on industry best practices. Using SolarWinds Firewall Security Manager, you can choose from standard security templates or customize your own rules based on your corporate needs. Download a free, fully-functional trial of SolarWinds Firewall Security Manager and in less than an hour you can perform a firewall security risk analysis.

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