Cisco ASA/PIX Security Appliance Overview
The ASA/PIX Security Appliance is a multipurpose security device designed to provide protection against many different security threats. The ASA/PIX Security Appliance is unique in that you can use it as a perimeter device, and it can handle many of the layers of the tradition defense-in-depth model.
The ASA/PIX Security Appliance has many functions that protect your network. This book addresses the following specific functions:
Interface isolation (DMZ deployment)
Stateful traffic inspection
The ASA/PIX Security Appliance uses various technologies ...