Chapter 1

Introduction to UTM (Unified Threat Management)

Information in this chapter:

• Basic Network Security Concepts

• Computer and Network Security Concepts and Principles

• Computer and Network Security Technology Concepts

• Network Security Technology Concepts

• Commonly used Computer and Network Security Terms

• Unified Threat Management (UTM) Foundations

• The World before UTM

• The History of the Unified Threat Management (UTM) Concept

• UTM vs other Security Architectures

- UTM vs Best-of-Breed

- UTM vs Next-Generation Firewalls

- UTM vs XTM

• Solving Problems with UTM

• Better Security

- Consistent Security Policy

- Protecting against Blended Threats

- Implementing Clean Pipes

• More Efficient Security

- Higher Performance

• Enhancing ...

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