Often, organizations think of firewall security as a one-and-done type of solution. They install firewalls, then assume that they are “good to go” without investigating whether or not these solutions are actually protecting their systems in the best way possible. “Set it and forget it!”
Instead of just relying on firewalls and assuming that they will always protect their businesses from cyber risk, executives need to start asking deeper questions about them. As with most areas of business, it’s important to take a critical look at each solution that your organization relies on for security. So, let’s break down a few questions that you and your team should be asking about firewall security to get a more accurate view into your network defense posture.