The checklist provided in this document details six must-have capabilities to look for when evaluating a nextgeneration firewall (NGFW) to determine whether the solution can provide comprehensive protection for your entire enterprise.
An NGFW must be able to:
Integrate security functions tightly to provide highly effective threat and advanced malware protection
Provide actionable indications of compromise to identify malware activity
Offer comprehensive network visibility
Help reduce complexity and costs
Integrate and interface smoothly and transparently with third-party security solutions
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