What is a Cloud Firewall?
Cloud Firewall is a cloud-based security solution that offers protection from a range of online threats. It provides real-time threat detection and blocking, as well as comprehensive reporting and analysis to help you understand the nature of the threats targeting your business. Cloud Firewall is available as a standalone service or as part of our comprehensive security suite.
Why do you need Cloud Firewall?
Today, businesses of all sizes are under attack from a range of online threats, including viruses, malware, phishing scams, Brute Force Attack, and denial-of-service attacks. These threats can come from anywhere in the world and can have a devastating impact on your business. A cloud-based firewall provides an extra layer of protection, helping to keep keep your business safe from these threats.
What are the Types of Cloud Firewalls?
There are two main types of cloud firewalls:
- Host-Based Firewall
Network-based firewalls are deployed at the perimeter of your network, while host-based firewalls are installed on individual servers. Both types of firewalls offer different advantages, so it’s important to choose the right one for your business.
How Do Cloud Firewalls Work?
Cloud firewalls work by inspecting incoming and outgoing traffic and blocking any malicious traffic. They use a set of rules known as a firewall policy to determine what traffic should be allowed or blocked. Firewall policies can be customized to your specific needs, so you can have complete control over the security of your network.
What are the Benefits of Cloud Firewalls?
There are many benefits of using a cloud firewall, including:
Improved security: By blocking malicious traffic, a cloud firewall can help to improve the security of your network.
Reduced downtime: By protecting your network from attacks, a cloud firewall can help to reduce downtime and keep your business running smoothly.
Greater flexibility: A cloud firewall can be easily scaled up or down to meet the changing needs of your business.
Lower costs: Cloud firewalls can be more cost-effective than traditional hardware-based firewalls.