Stories by Joel Scambray

  • Firebox II beefs up security

    Firewall "appliances" - low-cost, turn-key hardware solutions - promise to hide the headaches of host-based firewalls behind a sleek form factor and single-purpose hardware. But questions of integration and enterprise scalability remain. Thus, WatchGuard Technologies, which defined the early market with its bright red signature Firebox 100, showcased its next-generation enterprise-ready system, the Firebox II, at NetWorld+ Interop last week.