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|Palo Alto Networks Introduces SafeSwitch for Sourcefire|
|Posted: Thu Aug 01, 2013 03:04:47 PM|
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Santa Clara, CA , Aug 1, 2013 - Palo Alto Networks (NYSE: PANW), the network security company™, today announced SafeSwitch for Sourcefire, a program that enables Sourcefire users to easily switch to the Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation security platform. Switching to the Palo Alto Networks platform can benefit Sourcefire customers by delivering a comprehensive network security platform built on a next-generation security engine that protects against all threats independent of application, port, and protocol.
Unlike typical stand-alone IPS systems and legacy firewalls built on stateful inspection technology, the Palo Alto Networks security platform – a combination of next-generation firewall and threat prevention technologies – protects networks both from known threats as well as targeted or custom malware, hacking tools, and command-and-control techniques that enable Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs).
SafeSwitch for Sourcefire
The SafeSwitch program provides step-by-step assistance ranging from the consideration stage to installation of the Palo Alto Networks security platform. Some of the key program elements include:
For more information, contact a local reseller or visit: http://www.paloaltonetworks.com/sourcefire.