Chad Waters on 1 Dec 2009 06:29:06 -0800

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Re: [PLUG] Firewall/UTM recommendations?

On Tue, Dec 1, 2009 at 8:36 AM, Mike Sheinberg <x> wrote:
> Hey PLUG'ers,
> I'm looking for a firewall/UTM solution to replace my company's old PIX
> firewall and was hoping to get some advice from the group. In the past I've
> used Astaro's Security Gateway which proved to be a stable and feature-full
> device. The network parameters include about 10 users, hosting of an email
> server, and a T1 WAN link (soon to be 3Mb/s; up from 1.5Mb). Personally, I'd
> prefer something with a web GUI but if someone can convince me why I should
> really learn IOS or some other command line solution I'll definitely take it
> under consideration. The thing I liked about the Astaro products is that it
> will likely play nice with our Linux environment since it allowed for things
> like log forwarding, openVPN connections, and LDAP authentication.

Juniper? I think the GUI has a couple minor flaws, but otherwise
they're solid security devices.

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