Firewall Configuration Review

Schneider Downs firewall configuration review evaluates the rules from your firewalls to determine whether security risks exist in the configuration, whether the firewall software is up-to-date and if high risk services containing known vulnerabilities are allowed through the firewall. This review can be utilized for compliance verification and validation of perimeter security posture.

We use a rating system and mitigation advice to prioritize and address your issues. We produce a detailed report showing how the device has been configured. We also report on any device vulnerabilities that are in the public domain that a hacker could target.

case studies

 
big problem:
A not-for-profit client out of 401(k) compliance.
big thinking:
Allowing more contributions by highly paid employees.
 
big problem:
Hackers attempting a six-figure wire transfer.
big thinking:
Rapid action spearheaded active containment and response.

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Columbus

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Columbus, OH 43215

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