next generation firewall
December 01, 2021

next generation firewall

VINAY Mandora | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User
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Software Version

Firepower 1010

Overall Satisfaction with Cisco Secure Firewall

Cisco Secure Firewall is truly a next-generation firewall that is designed for preventing any type of suspicious activity and a cyber attack on your organizations. We are using this for the last 2 years and we have configured all the security features to secure our organization. It provides us with all the security features like sandbox, advanced malware protection. advanced IPS, URL filtering, etc. Their features are fully capable of stopping any cyber attack on your infrastructure.
  • Advanced malware protection.
  • URL filtering.
  • Virtual private network.
  • Remote VPN.
  • Advanced IPS.
  • SSL encryption.
  • Easy GUI.
  • Easy cli commands.
  • Low cost.
  • Centralized management.
  • Reporting.
  • Logging.
  • GUI is slow and create issue during policy push.
  • Cost effective.
  • Centralized management.
  • Easy to configure and management.
  • Good customer support.
  • Easy documentation.
pfsence is a very complicated firewall and there is lots of documentation available on Cisco website for help. The configuration is very difficult and less documentation available. Cisco Secure Firewall provides us all the security features in low cost and this is very easy to configure firewall.

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Cisco 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers (ASR 1000), Cisco 3504 WLAN Controller
Cisco Secure Firewall is well suited for all sized organizations. It provides us all the security features like sandbox, URL filtering, VPN, SSL VPN, etc. at a very low cost. The customer support is very helpful and Cisco provides 24/7 365 support to their customers. Lots of documentation are available for help.

Cisco Secure Firewall Feature Ratings

Identification Technologies
Visualization Tools
Content Inspection
Policy-based Controls
Active Directory and LDAP
Firewall Management Console
Reporting and Logging
High Availability
Stateful Inspection
Proxy Server